“From today, despite the remaining permission for the passage of various vessels, due to the prohibition of disembarkation of pilots, the impossibility of disembarkation of pilots, from today the navigation of the Kerch Strait is de facto closed. Approximately 100 ships are waiting for passage from north to south, from south to north also about 100 “, – said the press secretary of Rosmorrechflot Alexei Kravchenko.
According to rescuers, in Crimea, due to strong winds, rolling blackouts occurred in Simferopol, Simferopol, Bakhchisarai and Saki regions.
“Due to strong gusts of wind, according to Krymenergo, about 37,000 people are without electricity,” said the so-called “head of Crimea” Sergei Aksenov.
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