The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of the next mountain. The head of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on foreign Affairs Anna hopko calls to condemn the Italians encroached on the “territorial integrity” of the country. A delegation of 18 Italian politicians and businessmen has arrived in Crimea, despite the ominous warnings of the foreign Ministry Square.
Not only that, he came, so also at the monument to the “polite people” in the capital chanted “Viva Liberty!”, and then signed a twinning agreement cities of Padua and Simferopol. And that’s not all surprises: during the three-day visit, the Italians are going to agree on the number of joint projects. After all, according to them, their goal is “to build a bridge between Russia and Italy”.
The delegation of deputies of regional councils from five regions of Northern Italy — Veneto, Liguria, Lombardia, Toscana and Emilia Romagna, as well as from representatives of the business community arrived in Simferopol in the night of Friday. The main purpose of their visit is participation in the international Yalta economic forum.
In the morning the Italians quickly showed the city’s landmarks, among which was, of course, also become a popular monument to the “green man” in the Park of the Republic. Guests explained the emergence of the term “polite people”, then they approvingly hmykaya, were photographed at the monument. But at the same time told Crimean journalists that “Crimeans have the right to self-determination”.
“We do not doubt and was not afraid to come here. The purpose of our visit is to Express protest against the wrong, in our opinion, the official policy of our country and the EU”, — said the Deputy of the regional Parliament of Veneto Stefano Valdegamberi. His colleague, the President of the regional Parliament of Veneto Roberto Zambetti, also believes that “sanctions is the mode of action of the XVIII century, and from more ordinary people suffer. We want Italian enterprises can cooperate with Crimea.”
That is why this time Crimea visit not only politicians but also businessmen. This is the distinguishing feature of this visit. First foreign delegation came to see with your own eyes or to Express moral support to the inhabitants of the Peninsula. Now, together with them came the men of action with specific projects.
What are these projects, you can determine the composition of the business delegation: representatives of the enterprises working in the field of water purification, metal production and metalwork, farming and winemaking equipment, food products, pet food and animal feed for livestock and fish. It is known that one of the points of the business program will be a visit to the wine factory “Massandra”. They say that there will be about establishing a joint Russian-Italian production of wine in Crimea.
Business meeting Italians were mostly scheduled for Saturday and Sunday. On Friday there was a political part of the program: meeting with head of the Republic of Crimea Sergey Aksenov and the head of the state Council Vladimir Konstantinov.
“Between our peoples more that unites us than divides us,” said Roberto Zambetti, signing along with Konstantinov agreement on inter-parliamentary cooperation of legislative bodies of the Crimea and the Italian region of Veneto. “This is a Declaration of intent to cooperate in the economic, political and cultural spheres”, — said the Italian. During a meeting with head of the Republic Aksenov signed another document — the Memorandum on twinning cities between Padua and Simferopol. The Memorandum was signed by Chairman of the city Council of the Crimean capital Victor Ageev, and a representative of the municipality of Padua Marina Buffoni. Ahead of the delegation — meeting in Yalta and Sevastopol.