Klimkin: the legitimacy of the elections in Russia is questionable

Климкин: Легитимность выборов в РФ сомнительна

The Minister called for the postponement of the date of voting in Russia on the date of annexation of the Crimea “deliberate step”.

The results of future elections of the President of Russia will be questionable from the point of view of legitimacy. This is due to the planned vote in the territory annexed the Crimea, said the Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin.

“Russia has postponed the date of their elections on the anniversary of the illegal referendum held in Crimea – it was a deliberate step. Attempt to organize elections on the territory of the occupied Crimea to do their very questionable from the point of view of their legitimacy,” – said the foreign Minister of Ukraine.

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As reported Корреспондент.netthe Russian authorities postponed the election of the President in 2018, with 11 on March 18, the official date of the annexation of Crimea by Russian troops. This decision on 15 December unanimously adopted the Russian Federation Council.

Klimkin has promised to get Volkswagen and Adidas for trade in the Crimea