The year 2014 was the Peninsula of Crimea back to Russian. For the Kremlin, an occasion to celebrate. But in the West, the annexation is not recognized even after five years.
Since the days of the Russian state television about the upcoming celebrations for the 5. Anniversary of the "reunification" of Russia with the Crimea. The first jubilee have been events already. In Moscow it starts today: Three days of the Russian capital in the Crimea.
A joyous celebration it should be. With music and dance, and the specialities of the Crimea. With flags and national Costumes. But please, - Valery Fadeev presented at the launch of the program's value without too much hurrah-Patriotism:
"The Festival is not political and that is very important. The tonality is different. Five years have passed - the great events which have led to the return of the Crimea, have long since become history."
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