Radicals burned a Russian flag in Vinnytsia


RIA Novosti

Ukrainian radicals burned the flag of the Russian Federation in the winery, in conjunction with his promotion to the third anniversary of the events in the Crimea.

This was reported by UNN.

“On the night of February 27 this flag three years ago was posted on the Parliament and government in Crimea, so it has no place in Ukraine, and we burned it,” said one of the organizers Sergei Sidoruk.

Before you burn the flag, the radicals stomped his feet.

After the coup in Kiev in February 2014, the authorities of Crimea and Sevastopol made the decision to hold a referendum on reunification with Russia. In the vote, which took place on 16 March of the same year, took part more than 80% of eligible voters. For reunification with Russia voted, respectively, of 96.7% and 95.6% of residents of Crimea and Sevastopol.

March 18, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a Treaty accepting the Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol into the Russian Federation, and on March 21 the document was ratified by the Federal Assembly. Despite the strong results of the referendum, Kiev refused to recognize Crimea part of Russia.