President Petro Poroshenko instructed the Foreign Ministry to institute arbitration proceedings against her for violating the UN Convention on Law of the Sea.
This was on his page on Twitter wrote the press secretary of President Svyatoslav Tseholko.
"The president instructed the Foreign Ministry to institute arbitration proceedings against Russia for violating its UN Convention on the Law of the Sea ", - he said.
In turn, Deputy Foreign Minister Alain Zerkal broadcast channel 112 explained why Ukraine is planning to achieve.
"First, this is confirmation of our rights as a maritime nation. Second, a suspension of international illegal acts of the Russian Federation and the third is, of course, restoration of rights and compensation, fl 'connected with breach of the rights of "- she said.
Zerkal added that the assessment of claims, which will require Ukraine, has not yet been made.
Recall that on Monday the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin said that Kyiv during the week to submit a comprehensive action in Moscow concerning the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea.
"It is actually comprehensive as holds a such fundamental issues as the use of marine space, violation of environmental safety, but also about immovable cultural heritage. This is a very ambitious action " - said Klimkin.
According to the minister, Ukraine will require not only recognition of their rights, but also compensation.
In turn, Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Russia is ready to sue Ukraine.