Foreign Ministry: Attempts to isolate Crimea continue, but to implement them harder

“Attempts to isolate Crimea continues, however, to follow this course to our opponents getting harder, it said. In 2019 the ode in the Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol was successfully held more than 70 important international events. V international Yalta economic forum, turned into an effective platform for showcasing the investment opportunities of the Crimea gathered a record number of participants – 4,5 thousand people from 89 countries. Arriving on the Peninsula, many foreign guests have a possibility to objectively assess the efforts of Federal center and regional authorities to improve the quality of life of the Crimean people, strengthening inter-religious peace and the protection of the rights of national minorities”.

Photo: iStock Crimeans will celebrate six years of reunification with Russia

As noted Zakharova, after six years, it is becoming increasingly clear that the will of the Crimean people made in 2014, was the “only true in the emerging tense situation around the Peninsula”.

Thanks to the vote of the Crimean Peninsula, the Russian diplomat, “has become a victim of the national-radicals, along with Russia avoided social and political upheavals witnessed in the “post-Maidan” Ukraine. Crimea has passed and prepared for him the fate of becoming a training ground for aimed at our country maneuvers of NATO forces”.

At the present time, said Zakharov, Crimea successfully overcome economic challenges, develop the energy, shipbuilding, science, culture, including by building in a short time the Crimean bridge, including rail passenger service. In 2020 it is anticipated that freight transport by rail, as well as the completion of the construction of the highway “Tavrida”, which crosses the Peninsula from East to West.