Putin recognises Crimea as a sovereign and independent state
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree which acknowledges Crimea as a sovereign and independent state.
The Kremlin said the purchase would take immediate effect.Putin’s move has been regarded as a first rung on the ladder towards developing the peninsula in to the Russian Federation.
It uses earlier decision to declare independence from Ukraine following the region’s referendum on Sunday is parliament’sed by the Crimean.That saw an enormous 97-percent of voters back a rest-from Kyiv.Ukraine, Usa and the European Union have all condemned the poll as illegal.
Crimea’s leaders announced Ukrainian legislation invalid, along with commandeering all Ukrainian state house.They also announced they’ll follow the Russian rouble, and two hours will be moved by the lamps forward to Moscow time at the conclusion of March.