Open the question of responsibility of Russia for the annexation of Crimea. Commented on the words of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s special envoy the Ministry of foreign Affairs, the permanent representative of Ukraine to the Council of Europe Dmitry Kuleba on Twitter.
“The Crimea issue is really closed. Crimea is Ukraine”, – wrote Kuleba.
Today Putin said that he believes that the issue of Crimea is closed, and to “return to the previous system there is generally no”.
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.