Ukraine’s fast boats set to poke the Russian bear

In November of 2018, the infamous Russian FSB captured three Ukrainian patrol boats that were transitioning through the Kerch Strait into the Sea of Azov northwest of Russian-occupied Crimea. During that action, twenty-four Ukrainian sailors were detained. Though the soldiers were eventually repatriated, the three Ukrainian ships — one corvette, one minesweeper, and one smaller-sized gunboat were […]