Poklonskaya commented on the resolution on Crimea

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova in photovacation the Chairman of the Committee of the State Duma of the Russian Federation for security and corruption counteraction of Natalia Polonskaya. Archival photoPoklonskaya commented on the resolution on Crimea© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova the image Bank

The Deputy of the state Duma from «United Russia» Natalia Poklonskaya finds that States that voted against the resolution on the situation of human rights in the Crimea, has demonstrated its independence and respect the choice of Crimeans.

The UN General Assembly adopted on Tuesday, the Ukrainian resolution on the situation of human rights in Crimea. The resolution was voted 70, against — 26, 76 countries abstained. Among those who supported the initiative — the majority of European countries and the USA, as well as Georgia. In particular, the General Assembly condemned «the current temporary occupation by the Russian Federation of the territory of Ukraine,» reiterating «the non-recognition of its annexation». In the document Russia «urge» to carry out 12 recommendations to «put an immediate end to all violations and abuses of human rights against the inhabitants of Crimea».

«I am glad that absurd, against «the resolution on human rights in Crimea», the UNGA voted in 26 countries and 76 abstained. In my opinion, these States demonstrated their independence, the adequacy of and, most importantly, respect guaranteed, including the UN Charter, human rights, the choice of the Crimean people and our country», — quotes Poklonskaya’s press service.

According to her, voted for the resolution «persistently deny the obvious about the choice of the Crimean people», whose rights they «care».

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