Kiev: Ukrainian flag planted on Crimean soil


By John

Ukrainian forces planted the Ukrainian flag on the soil of occupied Crimea during a special operation conducted today: this was announced by the press service of the Ukrainian military intelligence, as reported by Rbc-Ukraine. An operation of the State Security Service of Ukraine with the support of the navy took place in Crimea last night, writes Rbc-Ukraine quoting the press service of military intelligence: special units on jet skis landed on the coast near the settlements of Olenevka and Mayak. «During the mission, the Ukrainian defenders engaged in combat with the occupying units – reads a press release -. As a result, the enemy suffered personnel losses and destroyed enemy equipment. Furthermore, the national flag has returned to fly in the Ukrainian Crimea». «All objectives and tasks have been completed. At the end of the special operation, the Ukrainian defenders left the scene without losses.

Lithuania: “War will end when Crimea returns to Ukraine”

“It all started in Crimea in February 2014. It will all end when Crimea returns to the Ukrainian state.” This was stated by the president of Lithuania, Gitanas Nauseda, speaking at the meeting organized by the Crimea Platform, held in Kiev yesterday. In his speech, Nauseda stressed that the international community has a duty to give a decisive response to Moscow’s actions and bring those responsible for the aggression against Ukraine to international justice. In particular, the president reiterated the urgent need to create a special international tribunal for the crime of aggression. “Lithuania”, said Nauseda, “will continue to unconditionally support the independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, as well as to provide it with all kinds of assistance until the achievement of the final victory”.