Italian parliamentarians are going to visit Crimea – Pushkov

Итальянские парламентарии собираются посетить Крым, - Пушков

Italian parliamentarians are planning to visit Crimea after the representatives of France. This was announced by the head of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Alexei Pushkov in Twitter.

“After the French going to the Crimea, the Italian parliamentarians. The West will not be able to keep the isolation of the Crimea: the people living there – a part of Europe,” Pushkov wrote.

After the French are going to the Crimea, the Italian parliamentarians. The West will not be able to keep the isolation of the Crimea: the people living there are part of Europe.

— Alexei Pushkov (@Alexey_Pushkov) 27 Aug 2016

We will remind, in July of the current year occupied the Crimea was visited by a delegation of 11 French deputies, led by Deputy Natssobraniya, co-chair of the Association “Franco-Russian dialogue” Thierry Mariani. There they were accompanied by the head of the Duma Committee on CIS Affairs Leonid Slutsky.

In this regard, the Ukrainian delegation sent a strong statement to the President of the parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe Pedro Agramunt.

Note, half of the members of the French delegation in July for the second time visited the occupied Crimea. The previous trip took place in summer 2015

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