President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko believes that the construction of a bridge across the Kerch Strait is evidence of “disregard for international law” from Russia. Your thoughts on the opening of traffic on the Crimean bridge, he shared in the Facebook.
“it is Particularly cynical is the fact that its discovery comes on the eve of the anniversary of the deportation of the Crimean Tatar people by Stalin’s regime (the Day of memory of victims of deportation of Crimean Tatars carried out by the people’s Commissariat of internal Affairs of the USSR in 1944, the 18th of may — ed. “the Tape.ru”)”, — wrote the Ukrainian leader.
Poroshenko said that “the gravity of an international crime” for Russia will only grow. “Let me remind you that according to my instructions, to the Arbitration Tribunal of the Convention UN according to the law of the sea was filed on protecting the sovereign interests of Ukraine, in particular, in connection with the illegal construction of the bridge Kerch”, — said the Ukrainian President.
Poroshenko Also finds “very offensive” attempts of the Russian authorities “to involve in their infrastructural ventures and individual representatives of European businesses, seeking thereby to escape from international legal responsibility.” “Sure, the aggressor will not succeed, he will be liable in full”, he wrote.
“And [Crimean] the bridge will need occupants, when they will urgently leave our Crimea”, — said Poroshenko.
Earlier on Tuesday, may 15, Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine on European integration issues Elena zerkal said that the bridge across the Kerch Strait “will not be able to resist”, as it is built on “injustice, aggression and criminal acts”. “Kerch bridge leads from the occupant country to the occupied Ukrainian territory. None of the advertising image does not change the fact of illegal occupation of the Peninsula,” she said.