Former Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama arrived on an official visit to the Crimea, despite the advice of the foreign Ministry of the country to refrain from travel, said Last news in the Crimean government.
"Yukio Hatoyama arrived in the Crimea, he now assumes a working trip to Yalta, and the next planned meeting with the Plenipotentiary representative of RF President in Crimea Oleg Belevantsev, head of Crimea Sergey Aksenov and Chairman of the state Council of the Republic Vladimir Konstantinov ", - stated in the government.
In addition, on Wednesday scheduled a press conference the former Prime Minister on the topic " Russia and Japan - today and tomorrow ".
In addition the policy will participate in the head of the political organization "Issui-Kai" Mitsuhiro Kimura, Director of external relations, research Institute of Japan Smart, Takahisa Ikeda and others.
in explanation of the Last news of the Crimean Vice-Premier Dmitry Polonsky said that the visit to the Republic of Japanese policy is important for the normalization of relations between Crimea as a part of Russia, and Japan.
"The policy of this level are of great political weight and unequivocally that their vision and the position of the International community will look and listen," said the Vice Premier.
before the Last news reported that Hatoyama will perform Tuesday through Thursday visit to the Crimea, to "own person to ensure that residents feel" of the Peninsula, despite the advice of the foreign Ministry of the country to refrain from trips.
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 Federation. According to the Treaty of accession, all residents of Crimea are recognized by residents of Russia, wrote a message about what you want to leave the citizenship of Ukraine. According to the FMS, the disclaimer from Russian citizenship filed only 3427 people. Just Crimea is home to about 2 million people. Kiev, despite the results of the referendum, still considers the Crimea territory.
Japan, as the European Union and the United States did not recognize the occurrence of the Crimea to Russia and joined in the past year for sanctions regarding Russia.