the Opening of the Crimean bridge prevents navigation, by limiting the size of ships that can pass through the Kerch Strait is the only way to the territorial waters of Ukraine in the Azov sea. This is stated in the statement US State Department published his website.
the Agency also stressed that the construction of the bridge — the attempt by Moscow to strengthen the “illegal seizure and occupation of Crimea.”
“It serves as a reminder of the continuing Russia’s readiness to violate international law,” — noted in the state Department, Recalling that Washington has imposed sanctions on people and organizations that participated in the project.
President of Russia Vladimir Putin opened traffic on the Crimean bridge on may 15. He drove it behind the wheel of a KAMAZ in the head of a column of three dozen trucks.