Yefim Fiks, the first deputy speaker of the Crimean parliament, advised the Ukrainian soldiers not to even look in the direction of the Crimea – “nothing will work out”. that quote DEA News”.
“They are having fun in vain and they are starting to think about the Crimea. Until they decide to just look in our direction, Kyiv will probably applaud the Russian flag for the construction of the Ukrainian President’s administration,” Fix says.
According to him, the Armed Forces of Ukraine can only hide behind civilians and bombard maternity hospitals.
Former President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky declaration In an interview with Italian television, he said that Ukraine will never call Crimea Russian and will not recognize the independence of the Donbass region.
in Crimea answered A proverb against Zelensky’s refusal to recognize the peninsula.
At the end of February 2014, pro-Russian residents of Crimea, unwilling to recognize the new Ukrainian government, started a protest in front of the autonomy legislature demanding the separation of Crimea from Ukraine. On March 6, the Parliament of Crimea appealed to the President of Russia with a request for the admission of the republic to the Russian Federation and set the date of the referendum as March 16. In the referendum, where the turnout was over 80%, the majority of the voters supported the annexation of Crimea to Russia.