The head of the state Council of Crimea supported the idea of abolishing the acts on transfer of the Peninsula to the Ukrainian SSR

The State Council Chairman Republic of Crimea Vladimir Konstantinov

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SIMFEROPOL, November 7. /TASS/. Chairman of the State Council of Crimea Vladimir Konstantinov supported the idea of the Deputy of the state Duma Konstantin Zatulin on the abolition of the decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR from 1954, in which the Crimean region of the RSFSR were transferred to the Ukrainian SSR. He said this to journalists on Tuesday.

On 6 November, during the “forum of friends of the Crimea”, the first Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on CIS Affairs, Eurasian integration and relations with compatriots Konstantin Zatulin said that the abolition of the Soviet acts 1954 to transfer the Crimea to the Ukrainian SSR would put an end to any claims to the Peninsula from the neighbouring States.