In the state Duma called craving for profit exhibited by Kiev's debt for the BSF

The state Duma Deputy Mikhail Sheremet called absurd and thirst for wealth exhibited by the Kiev authorities, the duty for the black sea fleet in Crimea.

Earlier, the Deputy head of the Ukrainian foreign Ministry Vasily Bodnar in an interview with "UKRINFORM", said that Russia owed to Kiev about $ 100 million, but in 2014 no payment was. The diplomat explained that the Russian side unilaterally denounced the agreement on the basing of the black sea fleet in Crimea. While the Kiev authorities believe that the agreement should remain in force, since the legal procedures were not followed and Russia violated international law.

According to him, the Crimea being part of Ukraine was systematically destroyed, which led to the decline of the infrastructure of the Peninsula.

"Everything was destroyed, after the invasion. So today is the Russian side has the right to present Ukraine a claim for the deliberate destruction of its historical territory," - said the Deputy.

Sheremet said that Ukraine it is time to accept that Crimea is Russian territory, and cease to claim the lands that historically and in fact she never belonged.

Crimea became a Russian region after held there in March 2014 referendum in which 96.77% of voters of the Republic of Crimea and 95.6% of residents of Sevastopol voted for joining Russia. Ukraine still considers Crimea its but temporarily occupied territory. The Russian leadership has repeatedly stated that the inhabitants of Crimea democratically in full compliance with international law and the UN Charter voted for reunification with Russia. According to Russian President Vladimir Putin, the Crimea issue "is closed permanently."