3 set of textbooks on Russian history contain the head about the history of the Crimea, said the press service of the Ministry of education and science, explaining first received the proposal to include in textbooks a Chapter about the history of the region.
"The history of the Crimea and Sevastopol is inseparable from the history of Russia, and it has been reflected in 2014 in terms of new educational-methodical complex on national history. On the basis of this concept was designed and included in the Federal list of textbooks 3 line of textbooks on the history of Russia. Now these books are available to schools in all regions of the country " ? news Agency quoted a letter from the Ministry. The concept contains information about the conquest of the Crimea ? Crimean military campaigns in the Crimea and Northern black sea region in the era of Catherine II. It presents the Crimean war and defense of Sevastopol, the Civil and the great Patriotic war waged on the Peninsula. In connection with the historical importance of the Treaty on the accession of the Republic Crimea to the Russian Federation this event is also documented in the plan, the Ministry said. Eleven Oct the head of the Public chamber of the Crimea Grigory Ioffe has appealed to the Minister of education and science of Russia Olga Vasilyeva the initiative to include in textbooks a Chapter about the history of the Crimean region." We seek the initiative to include in history textbooks of different levels ? in high school and in higher education institutions ? where, has the opportunity to be the Chapter where a paragraph about what happened in the Crimea. Over the years of stay of Crimea from Ukraine do about Crimea is not mentioned in the textbooks. We very much hope that the new Minister will look at our initiative ", - the said Joffe. Remember, March 16, 2014 in Crimea held a referendum on the status of autonomy, more 96% of participants who were in favour of joining region in Russia. March 21, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the law on ratification of the agreement on joining of the Crimea and Sevastopol a part of Russia, and also the decree about formation of the Crimean Federal district.