Any attempts to open a post of diplomatic presence of the USA in Simferopol will cause a protest wave in the Crimean community and as a result will be broken.
It was declared by the first deputy chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of ARC, the head of the Russian community of the Crimea Sergey Tsekov during the meeting with the Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the USA in Ukraine William Taylor which has taken place in Simferopol.
As reported in a press - service of the Russian community of the Crimea, during a meeting William Taylor focused attention on aspiration of the USA to development of humanitarian and economic relations with the peninsula. In this regard he expressed opinion that opening of diplomatic mission of the USA in the Crimea will promote growth of the American investments into economy of the peninsula and increase in number of the American tourists having a rest in the Crimea.
According to information a press - services, during discussion William Taylor addressed to Sergey Tsekov "as to the First Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council of the Crimea and the leader of the largest in the Crimea national - with a request to render the cultural organization assistance in a question of opening of the American diplomatic mission in Simferopol".
In reply Tsekov declared to the Ambassador of the USA that "existing degree of mistrust, first of all, in the sphere российско - the American relations, doesn't allow inhabitants of the Crimea the majority from which belongs to Russia as to the historical Homeland and never will betray its interests, to agree with opening in the Crimea of a post of the American presence". The Crimean vice-the speaker noted that "about 80% of inhabitants of the Crimea test steady anti-American moods". According to him, inhabitants of the Crimea "didn't forget about a role of the USA in disorder of the Soviet Union and Yugoslavia", besides, military operation of the USA in Iraq and Afghanistan "also didn't promote trust growth to the USA, including, - among the Muslim population living in the Crimea". "Any attempts connected with opening in Simferopol "presence post" the USA, will cause a protest wave in the Crimean community and as a result will be broken", - Tsekov declared. He also noted that the appeal of the Verkhovna Rada of ARC at the moment prepares for the leadership of Ukraine "about inadmissibility of opening of diplomatic mission of the USA in the Crimea".