Defying the law: shippers call at Crimea’s closed ports
It is one of the most important shipping routes for agricultural products, especially wheat and corn supplies.
The Ukrainian government ordered the closure of Kerch, Theodosia, Sevastopol,...
Before the crisis, the peninsula accounted for 3% of Ukraine's gross domestic...
Russian president Vladimir Putin at the signing of the annexation of Crimea.
Ukraine and the Crimean Peninsula line the northern coast of the Black Sea.