In Britain, responded to the opening of the bridge Kerch

В Британии отреагировали на открытие Керченского моста

Russia has once again demonstrated reckless behavior, according to the UK government. Also the opening of the bridge is another violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty.

In the UK condemned the opening of the bridge Kerch. On Tuesday, may 15, said the British Minister for European Affairs, Alan Duncan. He also stressed the concerns regarding human rights violations on the Peninsula. This is stated in his statement on the website of the British government.

“Crimea is part of Ukraine, and its annexation is a violation of international law. The opening of this bridge is another violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty and another example of reckless Russian behavior. We continue to work with partners to oppose the annexation, including through support for a robust package of sanctions”, – said in a statement.

In addition, the Minister expressed concern over the systematic persecution of national minorities in Crimea and those who Express their opposition against the illegal annexation.

“We again call on Russia to release all Ukrainian political prisoners who are in the Crimea and in Russia, and to ensure unhindered access of international bodies to monitor human rights on the Peninsula,” said Duncan.

We will remind, the day before Russia officially opened the Crimean bridge. Putin on a truck led the convoy of cars, which opened traffic on the bridge from Russia to the annexed Peninsula.

In turn, the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that the Kerch bridge will definitely need the invaders, when they to flee Crimea.


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