Self-proclaimed head of Crimean Council of Ministers Sergey Aksyonov, said that referendum in Crimea is unconditional and Crimea will become part of Russia.  He said that before the start of referendum today, on March 16, according to TSN.

“Referendum will take place as Crimeans want it.  It will be inexorable and unconditional; Crimea will become part of Russia!”- Aksyonov wrote on Twitter.