annexation of the Crimean Peninsula to the Russian Empire on April 19 (April 8, old style) 1783 changed his fate and “transformed” the lives of the Crimean people. About this on his page in Facebook Prime Minister of the Republic Yuri Hotsanic.
He recalled that exactly 227 years ago, the Empress Catherine the Great issued a Manifesto on the annexation of the Crimea, Taman and Kuban to Russia. According to the head of the Council of Ministers, the Manifesto to all peoples of the Peninsula were guaranteed “to keep them Brawne with our natural subjects, to protect and defend.”
After joining Russia in the Crimea, the long-awaited peace and tranquility, rapid economic growth, stressed Hotsanic. Our land has turned into a prosperous land of a great state.
the Prime Minister of the Republic said that at the same time for more intensive development of agriculture, industry and trade in the Peninsula abolished internal customs and the construction and development of new cities.
– In the Crimea, invited foreign specialists in horticulture, viticulture, sericulture, forestry and Park art, – he reminded. – In Feodosia were restored mint, where they minted coins Tauride.
At the same time Hotsanic called symbolic coincidence this year of the anniversary of the annexation of Crimea to Russia with the celebration of Christ’s Resurrection.
– These festive days we celebrate with great joy – at home, at Home, he added. – In structure of Russia the Crimea has transformed and blossomed, received a new impulse of development.
Recall that in August 2016, the Central Park of Simferopol opened the restored monument to Empress Catherine II. The monument is a replica of the statue that destroyed almost 100 years ago during the Soviet regime.