Military financiers during the events in Crimea in March 2014, managed to keep preserved in Ukrainian banks Russian money, said Deputy defense Minister Tatyana Shevtsova Rossi in the Day of military financier.
"in February-March 2014 in connection with the events within the Crimea faced a real Risk of loss of public money of the black sea fleet, in the accounts of former Ukrainian credit institutions. Due to the coordinated and timely work of the financial-economic Department, the money was saved, "said Shevtsova, reports RIA" Novosti ". Among the merits of military financiers also quick transfer of military units in the Crimea to a new system of payment through the field institutions of the Bank of Russia. In Crimea on March 16 of last year held a referendum on the status of autonomy, more 96% of participants who were in favor of joining region in Russia. 21 March 2014 the President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed the law on ratification of the agreement on joining of Crimea and Sevastopol to Russia and signed the decree about formation of the Crimean Federal district.