KYIV, August 31. /Basereporter.com/. Chapter Republic of Crimea Sergey Aksenov has filed a lawsuit in the District administrative court of Kyiv demanding to cancel imposed on him a personal penalty. On Friday reported the press service of the court.
“The plaintiff asked the court to recognize illegal and to cancel the decision of the Council of national security and defense Council (NSDC), “On the application and cancellation of personal special economic and other restrictive measures (sanctions)”, in the inclusion of Sergei Aksyonov in the list of persons against which the sanctions are applied”, – spoken in the message.
In addition, the Council, by third parties in the case are the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, the Cabinet of Ministers, the security Service and the national Bank. According to the court, currently, it is considered a question on excitation of corresponding Affairs.
After a coup in Ukraine in February 2014, the authorities of the Crimea and Sevastopol held a referendum on reunification with Russia. It was attended by more than 80% entitled to vote for reunification with Russia voted 96.7% and 95.6%, respectively. March 18, 2014 the Russian President signed a Treaty accepting the Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol into the Russian Federation, and on March 21 it was ratified by the Federal Assembly. Despite the strong results of the referendum, Kiev refused to recognize Crimea part of Russia.
In September 2015, Ukraine announced the introduction of sanctions against Russian individuals and legal entities In the sanctions list was 388 individuals, including Sergey Aksenov.