Groisman made a proposal to Putin

“Offer along with a fleet to regain the Crimea. Ready to take in the near future”, – the Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groisman the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. Photo: UNIAN

Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman advises the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin in the near future to return the annexed Crimea.

This was discussed during the communication of the head of the government press in Gnutovo.

To a journalist’s question: “what do you think, should I use this gift (the return of Ukrainian ships. –” Groysman said: “Counter-proposal to the President of the Russian Federation. Offer together with the Navy to return the Crimea”.

“Ready to take in the near future”, – said Groisman.

On 11 January, Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Russia is ready to return from the occupied Crimea to Ukraine of its military equipment. Also he was not opposed to Ukrainian troops were present during the disposal of ammunition in the Crimea.

Russia annexed the Ukrainian Peninsula in March 2014. In the summer of that year, the armed forces of the Russian Federation began to take a direct part in the hostilities against the Armed forces of Ukraine at the Donbass. Because of the Russian aggression in the Donbas killed more than 10 thousand Ukrainians.