Press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov has promised that will try to help to dream come true the oldest Museum workers Crimea Alla Hanila, which told journalists of his desire to shake hands with Vladimir Putin. On Wednesday, March 16, reports RIA Novosti.
“At least, we, of course, about the wish report to the President, and, of course, as soon visit the Crimea, we will try to initiate such a meeting. We will try to organize it,” — said the representative of presidential administration. Peskov refused to clarify the dates of visit of the Russian leader to the Republic.
Alla Hanila, which this year marks 88 years old, live in Alushta and more than 60 years of experience in the House-Museum of writer Anton Chekhov. March 16, in an interview to “Russian news service” she said that would be happy to shake hands with the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
“I survived the war, survived the occupation, I’m not just an observer. I have always said that most want the day when we’ll be back in Russia,” she said.
Earlier Wednesday, the newspaper “Izvestia” wrote that Putin is going to visit Crimea on 18 March — the anniversary of joining the Peninsula to Russia and inspect the progress of construction of a bridge across the Kerch Strait.
Crimea became part of Russia in March 2014. March 16 in the region held a referendum in which, according to official data, the vast majority of voters voted for joining Russia. On 18 March, the decision on acceptance of the Peninsula into the Russian Federation announced in an extraordinary message to the Federal Assembly President of Russia Vladimir Putin. Kiev refused to recognize the results of the plebiscite. In Moscow, noted that the procedure for accession of the region consistent with international law.