AQMESCİT/SIMFEROPOL (QHA) - So-called “People’s front “Sevastopol-Crimea-Russia” has held a picket near the Russia’s Consulate General in Aqmescit today, July 10. This event was timed to the 20th Anniversary of the enactment of the Supreme Council of the Russian Federation “Of the Status of the Sevastopol City”.
A picket consisted of 10 people was held under the Russian flags and banners "We shall return Sevastopol!”, “NO annexation of Crimea”, “Defend Sevastopol! Admiral Kornilov”, etc.
Participants stated Aqyar/Sevastopol is the same symbol of the imperial might for Russia as St. Petersburg or Stalingrad.
Pro-Russian activists assure Aqyar was under the Russian Socialist Federative Soviet Republic and this city was never a part of Ukraine. They consider Ukraine possesses illegally Aqyar and it must be return to Russia by Ukraine.
Pro-Russian leaders handed in their appeal to the representative of the Russia’s Consulate General for the President of Russia Putin with request to begin the negotiation process with Ukraine concerning a return of Aqyar to Russia.