Prosecutor of the Russia- annexed Crimea Natalia Poklonskaya announced the initiation of criminal cases against participants of the Crimea’s peaceful blockade.

- Law enforcement authorities are working against all activists and members of the so-called blockade since they are violating the law. Some participants are being prosecuted with pre-investigation being conducted against the rest, she said.

According to Kryminform, Poklonskaya accused activists of Crimea’s blockade of undermining transmission powers and extorting money from drivers for border crossing.

Reminder: blockade of food supply to the peninsula has been launched on the administrative border between the Kherson region and Russia-annexed Crimea Sunday, Sept 20 at 12:00 p.m.