Balbec spoke about the desire of Ukrainian politicians to visit Crimea


RIA Novosti

Crimea receives numerous signals from Ukrainian politicians and businessmen about the desire to visit the Peninsula, said the Deputy of the state Duma Ruslan Balbec.

In late March, in Crimea on a three-day visit, the delegation from countries in Europe, Asia and Latin America. At the same time the Peninsula under a separate programme called for and the first delegation of Ukrainian politicians. Their names were not called in for security purposes, and the study visit was not public.

Balbec said that the Ukrainian guests were shown a special Crimean hospitality.

“They got the opportunity to see the real situation. Dispelling the many negative myths about the Russian Crimea. We invite all Ukrainian politicians and businessmen, not intoxicated with nationalism, to visit the Peninsula. In the Crimea have already received signals from the Ukrainian establishment, the desire to come to the Crimean land,” — said RIA Novosti Balbec.

The MP stressed that he is ready to initiate a visit to the Crimea of the Ukrainian colleagues who are interested to learn how the Peninsula has changed in recent years. “I am confident that Ukrainian politicians would long ago have visited the Peninsula, if not the threat of repression in their homeland,” said Balbec.