1st Vice-Premier of the Crimean government Mikhail Sheremet has expressed his gratitude to Kyiv for the fact that due to the food blockade of the Peninsula from Ukraine had significantly stimulated the development of agriculture of the Republic.
"I am grateful to them for this blockade because we were able to quickly refocus our business on the mainland part of Russia, moreover we have initiated to develop their agriculture, their manufacturing, which has evolved significantly due to the fact that They staged the so-called blockade ", - transfers its words of RIA " news ".
according to his statement, the organizers of the blockade reached only one - "forcibly deprived of life" agriculture in Kherson region, which traditionally has supplied fruits and vegetables in the markets of Crimea." Today we grow beautiful gardens, we will collect record crops. We had to move away from such areas of agriculture as rice, corn, which consumes quite a lot of moisture, but on the contrary other cultures we give record crops ", - noticed Sheremet. 1st Deputy Prime Minister said that it would be hard to explain the recent March on the border line with the Crimea, the participants of which " degraded in the eyes."" I'm just sorry that the citizens are degraded. It's flawed citizens, we regret to treat them with understanding I can't, because I'm not a doctor. They are happy, satisfied with obscure holidays. I think it can only help the psychiatric clinic. They make a holiday of mischief - This degradation, the final stage ", - noted the 1st Deputy Prime Minister. On the First day weekend the Russian-Ukrainian border in the area between the Crimea and Kherson oblast were blocked from Ukraine due to the March, which was attended by the leaders of the banned in Russia " Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people ". In January, the Prosecutor of the Crimea Natalia Polonskaya reported that All 3 of the organizer of the food and energy "blockade" of the Crimean Peninsula wanted, with Mustafa Dzhemilev and Refat Chubarov – in international and Lenur islyamov – in the Federal. All three of them started a food "blockade" of the Crimea and openly campaigned for the cessation of its supply.