The Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the meeting concert in honor of the reunion of the Crimea with Russia, where it is said, for example, have always believed that Russians and Ukrainians are one people. In addition, the head of the country sang the anthem of the state.
"We have always believed that Russians and Ukrainians are one people, I think so and now ", - quotes the head of the country's RT. About This he said in his own presentation at the meeting-concert on red square in honor of the anniversary of the reunification of the Crimea and Russia. VIDEO course, We will overcome all the difficulties that we are trying to throw from outside, " he said at the concert dedicated to the anniversary of the reunification of the Crimea with Russia.- It is generally a futile exercise with respect to Russia "." We realized that on Crimea the story is not just about any site, even a strategically important. The story is about millions of Russian people, millions of our compatriots who need our help and support, " said the head." We understand how important This is for us. We realized that the story is not only about territory, which we have enough, the story is about the historical origins, about the sources of our spirituality and statehood, the story is about what makes us one people and a United nation, " drew the attention of Putin." We own side will do everything in our power to ensure that Ukraine was this difficult period of its development as quickly as possible, and all in order to restore normal interstate relations ", - said the President of Russia. After speaking at the rally, Putin sang the Russian national anthem. On Wednesday in the capital of Russia on Vasilevsky descent, there is a meeting " We are together ", the anniversary of the reunification of the Crimea with Russia. According to the final data, the venue of the meeting gathered more than 110 thousand People. According to the interior Ministry, on Wednesday across the country will be about 140 events, it is expected that they will be part of about 365 thousand People. Crimea and Sevastopol 16 March emphasize the 1-year anniversary of the referendum in which an overwhelming number of voters voted for secession from Ukraine and reunification with Russia. In Crimea for entry into the Russian Federation voted 96, 77%, in Sevastopol - 95, 6%. Both regions became Russian subjects on 18 March, the day in the Crimea and Sevastopol declared festive holiday. March 21, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the law on ratification of the agreement on joining of Crimea and Sevastopol to Russia, as well as a decree on the formation of the Crimean Federal district. VIDEO