Norwegian Business Leaders to Visit Crimea (Sputnik)

Kilde: Sputnik

"The Crimean peninsula seceded from Ukraine and was reunified with Russia after more than 96 percent of local voters supported the move in a referendum in March 2014. Ukraine, as well as the European Union, the United States and their allies, did not recognize the move and consider the peninsula to be an occupied territory. Nevertheless, over 60 delegations from dozens of countries, including France, Italy, and Jordan, have visited Crimea since then, defying Western restrictions"