Dozens of dead dolphins were found at the seaside in the Odesa region. They might have died because of poachers.
Nigerian pirates have released seven Russian sailors and one Ukrainian sailor after they were kidnapped early last month on the cargo ship the BBC Caribbean.
The Ukrainian border guards strengthened defense of the Black Sea water area off the Odesa region coast.
National leader of the Crimean Tatars, one of initiators of the civil blockade of Russia-annexed Crimea Mustafa Dzhemilev believes that the sea blockade of the entire Crimea, earlier announced by the event's coordinator Lenur Isliamov, is not possible.
Coordinator of the civil action to block Crimea, Vice President of the World Congress of Crimean Tatars Lenur Isliamov expects the start of naval blockade of Crimea in late 2015 - early 2016.
So-called 'first vice prime minister' of the Crimean occupational authorities Mikhail Sheremet warned organizers of the Crimea blockade against their 'sea blockade' plans for the peninsula. The invaders are certain that Russian border guards will 'open fire for effect' if the 'sea blockade' is фзздшув.
Russia’s stepped up naval operations and other threats mean that the North Atlantic Treaty Organization should reexamine maritime strategy.