Russian special forces 'seize Ukrainian vessels' in Black Sea clash

Ukrainian navy claims six injured by Russian fire, after a day of rising tensions over access to the Sea of Azov

The Ukrainian navy has accused Russia of opening fire on its ships in the Black Sea, injuring six crew members, and said Russian special forces have seized three of its vessels.

The Ukrainian president, Petro Poroshenko, has called an emergency meeting of his war cabinet in response to the incident.

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Source: theguardian