The head of the Odesa OVA Maxim Marchenko commented on the defeat by the Ukrainian defenders of the enemy support vessel “Vasily Bekh” , on board of which the anti-aircraft missile system “Tor” was installed. According to him. later it became known that the tugboat sank.
“Our Armed Forces already have an enemy cruiser, several boats, and now also a support vessel. I am sure that soon our military will add another frigate, corvette and large landing ship there. And we can say that we have created in the Black Sea Fleet of Russia such an underwater brigade of ships at the bottom of the Black Sea. All the military-political leadership of the occupiers is invited to the opening. And we, in turn, will print as many stamps with sunken ships as needed,” said Maxim Marchenko.