First Vice-speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Iryna Gerashchenko said that the Crimea captured by the Russians in 2014 ships Ukraine does not sell. She reported about it in Facebook, commenting on the statement of the President of the aggressor country of Russia Vladimir Putin about the possibility of returning to Ukraine of military equipment from the Peninsula.
“Crimea in vehicles do not sell, rent, or replaceable. Yes, that is our ships, stolen by Putin. Brought to an awful state, as well as the Crimea occupation. Everything it touches “Russian world”, is in disrepair,” – said the representative of the humanitarian sub-group the Minsk process.
Herashchenko stressed that Ukraine will somehow regain temporarily occupied by Russians of Crimea.
“…And all the Ukrainian property there, including ships. As the Donbass”, – she specified.
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Russia has occupied the Autonomous Republic of Crimea in 2014 year. The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine officially declared on 20 February 2014 beginning of the temporary occupation of Crimea and Sevastopol by Russia. Key international organizations, including the UN General Assembly has condemned Russia’s actions and called the annexation and occupation of Crimea illegal. Against Russia were imposed economic sanctions. For the implementation by Moscow of the so-called elections with the participation of the Crimea in 2016-m to year the Parliament of Ukraine recognized the Russian state Duma is illegitimate.
11 January 2018, Putin said that Russia is ready to transfer to Ukraine military equipment from the occupied Crimea.