Member of the Executive Council of the Italian city of Padua Marina Buffoni and the head of the Simferopol city Council Viktor Ageev signed statement of sister cities.
According Bufoni, these cities have a similar culture and history, and the signing of this agreement will help develop economic relations, reports news Agency.
Other members of the Italian delegation stressed that the Memorandum "open track" in the establishment of relations between other cities of the Crimea and Italy. Now in Simferopol eleven sister cities: Donetsk, Irkutsk, Kecskemet (Hungary), Novocherkassk, Omsk, Ruse (Bulgaria), Salem (USA), Heidelberg (Germany), Chernivtsi (Ukraine), Eskisehir (Turkey), South-Western administrative district of capital of Russia. A large delegation of deputies of the regional councils and authorized business of the fraternity of Italy is hosting a three-day visit in the Crimea. It proposes a rich program: meetings with the first persons of the Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol, signing of agreements, business conversations, familiarity with the operation of the plant and implemented in the Crimea business projects. The delegation consisted of 18 commissioners in five regions of Italy: Veneto, Liguria, Lombardy, Tuscany, Emilia-Romagna. The trip was organized by the Foundation "international Yalta economic forum" together with the government of the Crimea. The Deputy of the regional Parliament of Veneto Stefano Valdegamberi said that the visit of the Italians – " is a protest against the wrong policies of the EU."" We believe that the people of Europe do not agree with this policy ", – he added. Valdegamberi also reminded that harm Italy imposed against Russia punishment is determined by 4 billion euros. Remember, first Commissioner of the delegation, Member of the regional Council of Veneto Stefano Valdegamberi, said the Trip to Crimea deputies of the Italian regional councils will be an opportunity to "build bridges" between the Peninsula and regions of Italy. At the end of July a delegation of French parliamentarians led by the Deputy of National Assembly, ex-Minister of transport of France Thierry Mariani visited Simferopol. In the process of Mariani's visit said that the situation around the region is slowly changing and evolyutsioniruet. French people's Deputy is sure that the West's time to take fantascienza of the Crimea with Russia.