Any call to return to the Crimea, Ukraine, and among them the Ministry of foreign Affairs of great Britain, considered as an encroachment on the territorial integrity of Russia, said 1st Deputy head of the faction "United Russia" in the state Duma Frants Klintsevich.
"Our response will be as consistent and clear. From March 2014, the Crimea is Russian territory. In this sense there is no difference between itself and, for example, the Kamchatka Peninsula. For this reason, Any call to return to the Crimea we see as an encroachment on the territorial integrity of Russia, "said Klintsevich correspondents, reports RIA" Novosti ". First on Sunday, the British foreign Secretary Philip Hammond called the return of the Crimea to Russia "annexation" and tried to persuade Moscow to return to the Crimea, Ukraine. Crimea and Sevastopol 16 March celebrated the 1st 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.