French deputies, who Came on a visit to Crimea, we saw that the local people support joining the Peninsula to Russia, said in an interview to the Latvian radio station member of the Federation Council from the Republic of Crimea Sergey Tsekov.
"Their goal was to see everything with your own eyes. The French acted on our Russian proverb: better to see once than hear a hundred times. And, in General, They may not be deceived in their own intentions, They saw that the Crimeans happy with the reunification of the Crimea with Russia. Of course, there are problems to be solved for, has the ability to be many years or decades. But the main thing is done - the Crimea is fully integrated into the Russian Federation, " Tsekov said.
according to his vision, European politicians alleging the infringement of the rights of the Crimeans, they violate Them." They don't want to admit the obvious, use obsolete standards And stereotypes. They believe that the situation should change for the sake of Crimea. If we talk about human rights, They are for all, And Crimeans. However, leaving in the European Union for residents of the Peninsula is difficult, the arrival of politicians is impossible. This is human rights, which are so fond of saying in the European Union ", - said Tsekov.
The delegation of the ten commissioners of the French Parliament arrived in Crimea yesterday, after a visit to the capital of Russia. The Ukrainian foreign Ministry called the visit of the deputies in the Crimea " failing to respect the sovereignty of Ukraine And conscious violation of the law of Ukraine ". Diplomatic France Ministry called the planned trip by the failures of international law.
Crimea became a Russian region after the March 2014 referendum in which a Large number of residents, do not recognise the legitimacy of the February coup in Ukraine, voted for joining the Russian Federation. In the capital of Russia notice that the referendum in Crimea complies with international law And the UN Charter.