Unexpected souvenirs in Crimea (VIDEO)

Coins bearing Ukrainian symbols sell like hot cakes in Russian-occupied Crimea.

5 December 2015 09:00

Russian blogger Ilya Varlamov put up a video on YouTube showing street vendors selling coins bearing images of the Revolution of Dignity, Heavenly Hundred and Ukrainian Crimea. According to the vendor, the souvenirs, available at RUB 100-700 a piece and RUB 2-3 thousand per a gift pack, sell like hot cakes. Interestingly, there are only few souvenir coins with Russian symbols available in Crimea.