It became known as the Ukrainian MPs to oppose the holding of elections of Russia in the Crimea. Photo: www.rbc.ua
The Verkhovna Rada registered a draft resolution providing for the appeal of the deputies to the international partners of Russian elections in the occupied Crimea.
The document “About the appeal of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine to the international community in connection with the illegal preparation of the elections of the President of the Russian Federation on the temporarily occupied part of Ukrainian territory – in Crimea and Sevastopol” has registered the leader of the faction “people’s front” Maxim Bourbaki reports the website “Today”.
The Deputy noted that the preparation for “elections” accompanied by large-scale violations of human rights in the occupied Peninsula.
“As you know, in March in Russia will be held so-called presidential elections. The Kremlin’s plans to organize voting in the occupied Crimea. In the same way as in the Duma elections. We must turn to the world with the requirement to prevent the so-called elections of the President of Russia on Ukrainian territory, in Crimea. The process of preparation of the elections and approval of the occupation regime in the Crimea and in the Donbas is accompanied by systematic and widespread violation of the rights of the local civilian population, ” – said Bourbaki.
In addition, the MP noted that international crimes “Kremlin leaders” must be stopped, and therefore called on Ukrainian MPs to support the document.
Crimean Tatars in the occupied Peninsula will not participate in the election of the President of Russia. Deputy Chairman of the Majlis of Crimean Tatar people Ahtem Chiygoz.