The head of the Republic of Crimea Sergey Aksenov believes that the preservation of the Crimea and Sevastopol into the prepared self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk people's republics, the draft amendments to the Constitution of Ukraine is a typo committed by inertia.
In accordance with the Minsk agreements, the Ukrainian authorities are obliged to adjust to the country's Constitution " with regard to the peculiarities of individual regions of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, agreed with the commissioners of these districts ". At first the authorities of the self-proclaimed LNR and DND released a new version of the draft changes to the Constitution, where in the list of the territorial units of Ukraine are " Autonomous Republic of the Crimea and city of Sevastopol.
"They just made a mistake. Inertia wrote, I'm sure any secret intention They had, " said Aksenov on Wednesday in Simferopol.
The head of the Republic added that he does not hold resentment for this error, as Authorized self-proclaimed republics had previously supported the annexation of the Crimea and Sevastopol a part of Russia." They are keen (to Russia), if they have such opportunity, They would have a decision in one minute. Currently everything is done to the maximum to war to stop, " - said Aksenov.
first Plenipotentiary representative LNR on Minsk talks Vladislav Danego, explaining the preservation of Crimea and Sevastopol into the prepared DPR and LPR the draft amendments to the Constitution of Ukraine, said Last news that the authors of the document had no power to amend the Constitution any changes that were not envisaged by the Minsk agreements.
Crimea and Sevastopol became the Russian regions after held there in March 2014 referendum in which an overwhelming number of residents were in favour of joining the Russian Federation. In the capital of Russia notice that the referendum in Crimea complies with international law and the UN Charter. Kiev, despite the outcome of the referendum, still considers Crimea its territory.