MOSCOW, July 26. /Basereporter.com/. The strategy of Washington’s non-recognition of the Crimea part of the Russian Federation is doomed to failure. On Thursday said the Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev in connection with the publication of “Crimean Declaration” signed by U.S. Secretary of state Michael Pompeo.
Published yesterday in USA document once again officially and publicly proclaimed policy of Washington the rejection of the return of the Peninsula to Russia.
“Referring to his own experience of non-recognition of inclusion in the Soviet Baltic republics in 1940, [the Americans] do solemnly swear to behave the same way in the future, now in the Crimea as part of Russia. The American strategists think (or want to believe) that these plots are identical and that strategy come true one day, historically, is suitable for all occasions. A radical mistake,” he wrote on his page in Facebook.
The head of the Committee pointed to the fact that the Soviet authorities in the Baltic States “relied on the support of a fairly narrow group of local politicians,” military force and not the broad strata of the local population. “The story really put everything in its place”, – he stated.
“Crimea – opposite story. No military force, no coercion. Return to Russia strongly and unequivocally supported podbevsek the majority of the population, opponents in a vanishingly small minority. And it’s not fake, a La the Soviet propaganda is an absolute reality,” continued the MP.
According to him, Washington is “against the will of the people”. “Feel the difference. Doomed to failure, historically and politically”, concluded Kosachev.
Reunification with Russia
March 11, 2014 Supreme Council of Crimea and the Sevastopol city Council on the background of political crisis and regime change in the Ukraine adopted the Declaration on independence of Autonomous Republic of Crimea and city of Sevastopol. March 16 on the Peninsula with a turnout of over 80% held a referendum, the results of which for the reunification with Russia voted 96,77% of voters of the Republic of Crimea and 95.6% of Sevastopol. March 18, was signed the agreement on the adoption of new constituent entities in the Russian Federation. Ukraine, USA and EU refused to recognize the independence of Crimea and its reunification with Russia.
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin in interview to Agency Bloomberg in September 2016, said that Moscow had acted in full compliance with the UN Charter at the reunion with the Crimea. Speaking on the international legal aspect of the legitimacy of the referendum in the Crimea and the subsequent reunification, he recalled that in the course of resolving the issue of Kosovo the international court of UN decided that “in determining the question of independence, the decisions of the Central authorities of a particular country is not required.” “So we acted in full accordance with international law, the Charter of the United Nations and on the basis of democratic principles, and that, above all, is nothing but the will of the people”, – said the President.