The Kremlin-controlled Parliament of the Crimea ordered the production of 500 medals value of 407 thousand rubles on the fifth anniversary of the annexation of the Peninsula.
This was reported by the so-called “Vice-speaker of the Crimean Parliament Efim Fix, reports “Crimea Realities” with reference to the local media.
According to him, by March 15, jubilee medals should make the Moscow factory Goznak, who previously produced the medals “anniversary of the Crimean spring”.
He noted that awarding medals would be including “guests” from neighboring Russia and “those who participated in the organization of the “Crimean referendum”.
It is reported that in the description, ppl States that the medal is made from copper-zinc alloy. To them will issue the certificate confirming the fact of awarding.
“On the face of the coin in the upper part the inscription “Crimea is with Russia”. In the center of the image of men and women with flags on the background of the Crimean Parliament, in the lower part diverge Laurel branches”, – writes the edition.
It should be noted that on the reverse side of the medal is the inscription “In celebration of the fifth anniversary of” the image of a Griffin in the centre, under it the inscription “the reunification of the Crimea with Russia 2014-2019”.
Occupiers of Ukrainian Crimea in Russia to reward the military, politicians and representatives of the “Crimean” medal “For returning Crimea”, which indicates that the operation was conducted from 20 February 2014 to 18 March 2014.
We will remind, on the territory of Crimea and Sevastopol on 16 March 2014 went unrecognized the world a “referendum” on the status of the Peninsula by results of which Russia included the Crimea in its composition. Neither Ukraine nor the European Union nor the United States recognized the results of voting on the “referendum”.
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin on March 18 announced the “annexation” of Crimea to Russia.
International organizations have recognized the occupation and annexation of Crimea as illegal and have condemned Russia’s actions. Western countries imposed economic sanctions. Russia denies the annexation of the Peninsula and calls it the “restoration of historical justice”. The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has officially announced the date of occupation of the Crimea and Sevastopol to Russia on 20 February 2014.
We will remind, Putin is pulling a rusty Armada in the Crimea in other ways.
As reported by “Know.ia” Putin gave Crimeans the new tests: stones from the sky are unpredictable.
Also “Know.Eeyore” wrote that Putin brought Crimea real “Russian spirit”: Peninsula filled with feces.