Previously, there was conflicting information about the actions of the crew of the flagship of the Ukrainian Navy, but according to the information of the English-language website RT, the frigate went over to the Russian side.
“The Ukrainian flagship“ Getman Sagaydachny ”has switched to our side today. Andrew's flag was raised on the ship, ”said Senator Igor Morozov.
A Russian politician noted that the ship is currently heading for the Black Sea after naval exercises in the Mediterranean. “The crew of the ship carried out the order of President Yanukovych,” the senator added.
We will remind, earlier it became known that the command of the Navy of Ukraine refused to comply with the orders of Acting President of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov.
"Hetman Sagaidachny" returns to the port of Sevastopol after joint naval exercises with NATO and the EU at the Gulf of Aden.