The economic blockade of the Crimea will strengthen the differences between Kyiv and Simferopol, will increase the problems of both sides, said UN assistant Secretary General Ivan Simonovic, speaking an oral report On the situation in Ukraine before the Council of the United Nations on human rights in Geneva.
?imonovi? said that during his visit he met with the leader of Crimean Tatars Mustafa Dzhemilev and agreed with him the problem of the economic blockade of the Crimea, reports RIA " Novosti ".
"but at the same time the frustration of the Crimean Tatars because of the situation in Crimea, it is understandable, I'm sure that the residents of the Crimea will eventually pay the price for this initiative. This enhances the probability of the cast to increase the separation between Ukraine and Crimea, and also economically harm both sides, and at the same time, none of them able never afford for economic reasons ", - has said he, reporting to the HRC on the results of his visit to Ukraine from September 20-25. On the first day of the week, the radicals of the " Right sector* ", Crimean Tatars and fighters of armed forces "Aidar" and "Donbass" strengthened concrete slabs all checkpoints on border with Crimea. The Crimean territorial administration of the Rosselkhoznadzor informed that the supply of products of plant and animal origin in the Crimea from Ukraine is completely finished. On Thursday, the Crimean authorities said that the action on "blockade" of Crimea from Ukraine can be considered failed because it has not achieved its goal. The so-called food blockade of the Crimea activists led by people's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Mustafa Dzhemilev, leader of Crimean Tatars in Ukraine Refat Chubarov and joined them "the Right sector" started on September 20, limiting the document for access of trucks with goods through the border checkpoints. The Ukrainian head Petro Poroshenko has called the target "food blockade" of the Crimea. According to his statement, This is done for an early resumption of state sovereignty over the Crimea ". According to head of Crimea Sergey Aksyonov, So-called food blockade of the Crimea will lead to the fact that for the past 2 weeks, the Ukrainian goods will be completely displaced from the Crimean market.
* Organization, which the court accepted entered into legal force of the conclusion About destruction or ban the activities on the grounds stipulated by the Federal law "On countering extremist activity"