The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine called the adoption by Russia of the preserve of Tauric Chersonesos in Crimea in the Federal jurisdiction by the failures of the norms of international law and an attempt to assign cultural heritage of Ukraine, informs the press service of the diplomatic vedomctva.
"The decision of the Russian leadership to include landmarks and the national reserve "Chersonese" in the single register of objects of cultural heritage of the peoples of the Russian Federation is another indication of the neglect of the Russian party of principles and norms of international law ", – reported in the report on the Internet office of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry.
the head of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on August 1, adopted an opinion on the transfer to Federal custody of the reserve "Chersonese" in Crimea and its inclusion in the list of especially valuable objects of cultural heritage, informs on the first day of the weekend, the press service of the Kremlin." This Decision of the Russian side cannot be interpreted differently, as an attempt to assign to the cultural heritage of Ukraine ", – reported in the report of the press service. The Russian President Vladimir Putin on August 1, gave the order to accelerate the transfer of reserve "Chersonese" in Federal custody. The estimated period of time that needs to pass, – 1 September. Remember, the decision of the head of Sevastopol Sergey Menyailo the head of the reserve was appointed Archpriest Sergei Haluta. According to Menyailo, the Decision was coordinated with the Ministry of culture and the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill. However, on Thursday, the presidential Advisor on culture Vladimir Tolstoy declared that Sevastopol authorities hastened by assigning Haluta the head of the reserve " Chersonese ". According to his statement, " approval of the Ministry of culture as such was not, it was a notification letter about the fact of appointment ". In the Ministry of culture also revealed that such personnel decisions Is not the responsibility of the Ministry of culture and local authorities. The head of the legislative Assembly of Sevastopol Alexey Chaly also said that the appointment of Haloti is a bad step, This Decision ought to be cancelled. National reserve "Chersonese" is the largest Museum and research institution. It includes the ancient, unique agricultural areas of the neighborhood, the so-called " choirs ", as well as a medieval fortress Cembalo and Kalamita. In 2013, the object of the Ancient city of Tauric Chersonese and its Chora " was listed in the world cultural heritage of UNESCO. In June by former Directors of the reserve "Chersonese" brought the case in connection with the alienation of reserve lands to private ownership.