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A resolution condemning Russia's provocative actions in the Kerch Strait against the Ukrainian navy.

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A resolution condemning Russia's provocative actions in the Kerch Strait against the Ukrainian navy.

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11/27/18

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Date: November 27, 2018

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115.SRES.709
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International Affairs
Condemning Russia's provocative actions in the Kerch Strait against the Ukrainian navy.
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Date: November 27, 2018 Official Title: Condemning Russia's provocative actions in the Kerch Strait against the Ukrainian navy.
That the Senate (1) strongly condemns the provocative actions of the Government of the Russian Federation in the Kerch Strait against the Ukrainian navy; (2) calls upon the Government of Russia to immediately release all Ukrainian crew members and vessels and to cease its harassment of Ukrainian and international shipping transiting the Kerch Strait; (3) stresses that the behavior of the Government of the Russian Federation is destabilizing for the entire region and invites further escalations; (4) urges members of the international community to unite in opposition to the actions of the Government of the Russian Federation in the Kerch Strait, as they infringe upon fundamental principles of international law affecting all nations; (5) welcomes and affirms Secretary of State Pompeo's Crimea Declaration announcing United States policy to never recognize Russia's attempted annexation of Crimea; (6) reaffirms the unwavering support of the people and the Government of the United States for the people of Ukraine and Ukraine's territorial integrity; and (7) calls upon the President and the entire Administration to implement an all-of-government approach to forcefully express opposition to the Russian Federation's November 25, 2018, attack on Ukrainian forces at every opportunity.