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Russia says it has handed captured naval ships back to Ukraine

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MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Monday that Moscow had successfully handed three naval ships it captured last year back to Ukraine.

Ukraine has been pushing for their return as a good will gesture from Moscow ahead of a four-way peace summit on eastern Ukraine next month in Paris.

(Reporting by Maria Kiselyova and Alexander Marrow; Editing by Andrew Osborn)

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