Russia warns Ukraine that martial law could trigger renewed conflict

Kiev imposed the measure after a clash off the Crimean coast between Russian border ships and the Ukrainian navy.

A ship makes its way near the Kerch bridge, in background, near Kerch, Crimea (AP)

By Nataliya Vasilyeva, Associated Press

Russia’s Kremlin has warned that the martial law that will go into effect in parts of Ukraine on Wednesday might trigger renewed hostilities in the separatist-held east.