G7 expresses concern about Russian seizure of Ukraine vessels


OTTAWA (Reuters) – Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven leading industrialized nations on Friday expressed their “utmost concern” about Russia seizures of three Ukrainian naval ships and their crews near Crimea.

In a statement, the ministers called for restraint and said there was no justification for the move. They also urged Russia to release the ships and crew.

Reporting by David Ljunggren

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