The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine expressed protest in connection with another "inconsistent" with the Kyiv visit of the Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Crimea, which the Ukrainian authorities consider " occupied territory ".
"Ukraine's foreign Ministry has many times stressed the inadmissibility of uncoordinated with Ukraine stays Russian officials in the sovereign territory of our country within its internationally recognized borders, which includes the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol ", - reported in the report on the Internet representative office of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine.
Putin's visit to Crimea in the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine called the new attempt to " legitimize the illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol ", which already as if " led to economic, social and humanitarian problems on the Peninsula." The Russian foreign Ministry sent a note of protest. We emphasize that Ukraine has created a humanitarian problem in the Crimea, to organize food and energy blockade of the Peninsula. However, the problems already solved in practice. So, in the last month of summer was stated that the quality of drinking water in Kerch and Feodosia and other settlements East of Crimea after Ukraine overlap of the North Crimean channel has improved significantly. Remember, on Wednesday during the visit to the Peninsula, Putin said that the problem of drinking water in Crimea has not yet been solved, but the problem in General is removed. Explaining the blockade and the cessation of water flow to Crimea from Ukraine, Putin said, " for it is on the verge of lawlessness against the person ", those who did ? " awesome idiots ". Putin also promised to fully resolve the issue of gasification of the Crimea.