Captured Russian servicemen Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine appealed to President of Russia Vladimir Putin and the Duma with a proposal to initiate the procedure of joining the Crimea to Russia.
This is stated in a resolution adopted today On conducting общекрымский referendum», published on the website of the ARC.
"To join the Russian Federation as the subject of the Russian Federation", - says the resolution.
Earlier it was reported that the decision appoints on 16 March общекрымский the referendum, which will be submitted two questions:
1) You for the reunification of the Crimea with Russia on the rights of the subject of the Russian Federation?
2) You for the restoration of the Constitution of the Republic of Crimea in 1992 and over the status of Crimea as part of Ukraine?
The last paragraph reads: «the Verkhovna Rada of the ARC appealed to the President of the Russian Federation and Federal meeting of the State Duma of the Russian Federation with the proposal to start the procedures of joining the Russian Federation as the subject of the Russian Federation».
Meanwhile, Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the ARC Rustam Temirgaliev wrote on his page in Facebook:
"Only what the Supreme Council of Crimea made the historic decision to join the Russian Federation! For the 78 deputies of the 81!" he wrote.
At the same time, it should be noted that the fate of the Crimea, in accordance with the Constitution of Ukraine, can be defined only on all-Ukrainian referendum. This was said at the briefing of the Chairman of EU delegation in Ukraine, Jan Tombinski, transfers «UNIAN».
According to him, questions on the possibility of changing the territorial borders or branches are determined in accordance with article 73 of the Constitution of Ukraine.
As said Tombinski, in this article are defined that «the only way is to all-Ukrainian referendum, a national referendum».
- That is very clear, that the referendum in one part of Ukraine is not by addressing this issue, " he said.
Let's remind, that in the Central election Commission of Ukraine has announced that the referendum there is no legal base.