July 8, 2019, Ukrainian navy Said that his strength was too weak, and that one-third of his navy's strength had been seized by the Russian navy. However, the Ukrainian Navy still recorded the activities of Russian submarines in the Bosphorus and informed Turkey that the Russian Navy’s Black Sea Fleet was violatingIn the case of the Teller Convention, Leonid Zalibowski, Chief of Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, and the commander of the Ukrainian Navy in charge of legal work, said to the outside world.
The Ukrainian military provided relevant data to the Turkish navy through the Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. "We noticed the activities of Russian submarines , Using maintenance as an excuse, actually violatedRegarding the Montreux Convention adopted by the Bosphorus, the Turkish Navy must be responsible for intercepting surface ships and submarine forces of the Russian Navy. We told the Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs that the Ukrainian Navy saw some problems. In fact, the large-scale mobilization of Russian warships and launching from the Bosphorus is an illegal act. As far as Ukraine knows, after sending an inquiry to Turkey, Turkey stated that it has monitored the passage of Russian warships through the Bosporus. They are aware of this situation and are studying it,” said Leonid Zalibov, Chief of Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces. Sky said.
In addition, Leonid Zalibovsky, Chief of Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, stated during an international scientific conference on the law of the sea that in the past two months, the Ukrainian military recorded Russian warships and submarines. Activities in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea increased. Even on July 5, two Su-27 fighters of the Ukrainian Air Force monitored Russian submarines passing through the strait, and more than 10 Air Force fighters were sent to monitor.
"According to this Montreux Convention, countries in the Black Sea region can send their submarines outside the Black Sea for repairs only. However, the Russian Navy actually organized a full deployment under the pretext of technical maintenance. A large number of Russian conventional submarines and nuclear submarines are deployed in the Mediterranean. This obviously violates international law," Leonid Zalibovsky, Chief of Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces. He also stated that in the next three to four years, Russia plans to build 14 more warships and place them in the Black Sea.
Leonid Zalibovsky, Chief of Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, believes that this has seriously affected the development of the Ukrainian navy. It is docked in the Tartus military port in Syria in the Mediterranean region. At present, the Ukrainian Navy is conducting joint exercises with the United States, Spain, France and other 18 navies, involving aircraft and ships from NATO countries: the United States, Britain, Canada, Italy, Turkey, Poland , Bulgaria, Greece, Romania,Denmark, Latvia, Estonia and their allies-UAE, Sweden, Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, etc.
About 30 ships, 30 aircraft and more than 900 people participated in the exercise. The Russian Foreign Ministry said the exercise was an attempt to destabilize the situation in the region. Ukraine regards this exercise as a major opportunity to confront the Russian navy, so the Ukrainian navy wants to use the exercise to make trouble! To accuse Turkey in NATO countries and condone the transfer of the Russian navy.
In this regard, Russia said that it would Nedzalibovsky’s statement is really unacceptable for Russia. The Russian military believes that if the Ukrainian maritime patrol plane is found to provoke Russian warships next time, the Russian warships will ruthlessly shoot them down.