“A shame to the Russian people”: Zelensky made a statement on the Crimea

In the history of the annexation of the Peninsula, the truth will win, which on the side of Ukraine, the guarantor

President Vladimir Zelensky ‘m sure the Russians will still be ashamed of the fact that “pressed” the Crimea from Ukraine without the return of the normalization of relations between the two countries impossible.

He said this in an interview with “Ukrainian truth”.

He is sure that in the history of the annexation of the Peninsula, the truth will win, which on the side of Ukraine.

“Ashamed to be Russian people in a few years about what happened. Unfortunately, it is so. Without return of the Crimea will not be unity and the opportunity, frankly, to chat amiably between the Ukrainian and the Russian people for future generations. It’s impossible. And therefore, since we are neighbors, living “in the apartment,” and no one move will not,” said Zelensky

At the same time, the guarantor was not able to find the answer, it takes years to normalize relations with Russia.

On the question of whether to return Ukraine Crimea, the President answered in the affirmative: “Yes, I’m sure.”

As reported “Today”, informed Vladimir Zelensky promised that Crimea is not exchanged in the Donbass. During the Forum “Age Of Liberty Forum 2020,” he said, first, you need to support citizens who live under occupation and they need to know that the government has not forgotten about them.

Crimea was illegally annexed by Russia in March 2014 after the “referendum” is not recognized neither Ukraine nor the world community. Including the “Crimean referendum” does not recognize and the United Nations.

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine officially declared on 20 February 2014, the beginning of the temporary occupation of Crimea and Sevastopol by Russia. October 7, 2015 President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko signed the law. International organizations have recognized the occupation and annexation of Crimea as illegal and have condemned Russia’s actions. Western countries have imposed a series of economic sanctions.

In turn the international criminal court (the Hague Tribunal) has ruled that Russia’s actions during the occupation of Crimea is regarded as a military conflict against Ukraine. In the Hague say that the international conflict can be investigated according to the norms of the Rome Statute.