The representative of the Russian delegation in the session of the UN Council on human rights in Geneva, Dmitry Vorobyov demanded call in accordance with their official name the subjects of the Russian Federation — Republic of Crimea and the Federal city of Sevastopol. Other language used in the report of the office of the UN high Commissioner for human rights, the Russian diplomat called “politically committed”.
We are talking about trying to call these regions “temporarily occupied Autonomous Republic of Crimea” and “Sevastopol (Ukraine)”.
“We demand to call the subjects of the Russian Federation in accordance with how they are officially referred to as the Republic of Crimea and the Federal city of Sevastopol. I would like to recall once again that these regions were reunited with Russia in an open and direct will of the people and in full compliance with international law”, — reports TASS the words of Vorobyova.