In the highest government circles of the United States said less about the “problem of Crimea” – this question is hardly discussed in debates in the Senate, and the idea of returning the Peninsula to Ukraine in the past, recognized in the American parliamentarians.
This sensational statement was made by a member of the foreign Affairs Committee of the U.S. Senate, Democrat Robert Menendez, speaking yesterday at a hearing on policy towards Russia.
“In our Committee we are no longer talking about the Crimean Peninsula, and his fate… I Guess this question already in the past… for Example, at a hearing with the participation of representatives of the State Department and the U.S. Department of defense “the Crimean question” has not been discussed… Now at the White house concern entirely different problems… One of them is Russia’s violation of the Treaty on intermediate and shorter-range missiles and possible aggression by Russia against the Baltic States. And the armed conflict in the Donbass” – said Menendez, whose words are quoted by RT.
“We (the Committee on foreign Affairs – approx. ed.)
recommended that the administration of the White house in conjunction with European partners to increase pressure on Russia, for example, with the expansion of “Magnitsky list”, new sanctions and other “sensitive” measures of influence”, – said the Senator.
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The state Duma ratified on Thursday the intergovernmental agreement on the accession to Russia new subjects — Republic of Crimea and city of Federal importance Sevastopol, signed on March 18 in Moscow. In support of the law voted 443 deputies, 1 — against. Appropriate and solemn anthem of the USSR, in 1943, to replace the Internationale.
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The Crimean referendum has ended. Crimea wants to be with Russia: according to preliminary data, have voted 93%. Cheers Simferopol, Sevastopol, Dzhankoy (90%), Kerch… (videos appear with a space velocity in the network) All want to go home? Published on the portal youtube.com users the 2014 Referendum, kotani1972 and others.
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