Tag Crimea

Amsterdam Refused to Return Scythian Gold to Crimea

The Amsterdam Court of Appeal ruled on October 26 that the collection of Scythian gold taken previously from Crimea should be transferred to Ukraine. The presiding judge, Pauline Hofmeijer-Rutten, said the artefacts in question were part of Ukraine’s cultural heritage and must be handed over to the Ukrainian side.    Scythian gold is a collection

British Royal Court ‘Recognized’ Crimea as Part of Russia in Letter to Sevastopol Students

The British Royal Court responded to a letter from schoolchildren of the “Small Academy of Sciences” in Sevastopol, Crimea. In the “address” section, there is stated “Sevastopol, Russia”. Thus, the country’s government indirectly recognised that the peninsula belongs to Russia.  As noted, this summer, the students of the creative association “Entertaining English” wrote a letter

Insight | Trip Advisory | Around Russia  | 16.09.21

New Resort Town to Appear in Crimea

The Head of the Republic of Crimea, Sergey Aksenov, told about the details of the project for the construction of a new resort town, which is planned to be located on the west coast of the peninsula, in the Saki district, TourDom reports.   According to the Head, the choice of location is due to several

Russian Officials Seek for Effective Ways to Stop War in Donbass

On Friday, August 20, Russian President, Vladimir Putin, at a press conference with German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, spoke about the tense situation in Donbass, TASS reports. He recalled that since the beginning of August, more than a thousand cases of violation of the ceasefire regime have been recorded on the territory of the Donetsk and

Russian Diplomat Warns: Black Sea Becoming Dangerous Confrontation Zone

The Black Sea is becoming a zone of dangerous military confrontation due to NATO exercises, the director of the fourth European department of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Yuri Pilipson, said in the interview with RIA Novosti. According to him, the alliance’s manoeuvres in the region provoke conflicts.  “It is quite obvious that this

Economics | Business | Trip Advisory  | 01.06.21

Experts Named Housing Rent Cost in Crimean Resorts

Experts told how much it costs to rent housing in the most popular resorts of Crimea, RIA Novosti reports with reference to the data provided by analysts of the Sutochno.ru rental service.   According to the data provided, Yalta, Sevastopol, and Evpatoria were the most popular Crimean destinations this summer. Next on the list are Gurzuf,

Events | Visit  | 31.05.21

Unmanned Aerotaxi Project Presented in Sevastopol

The project of the Russian unmanned aerial taxi is presented at the ‘Intellect of Machines and Mechanisms’ exhibition in Sevastopol, RIA Novosti reports. The developers of the project are the “Problem Laboratory “Turbomachines” and the research laboratory “Flight Dynamics and Control of Unmanned Aircraft Systems”.   “New principles of aerodynamics, which make it possible to build

Recommended | Culture | Insight | Events | Around Russia  | 12.05.21

Crimeans Celebrated Victory Day in Mountains

On Victory Day Yalta rescuers raised a red flag on the Ai-Petri peak, TASS reports. According to the Black Sea Fleet press service, about 5,000 servicemen, representatives of the Russian Guard and the Emergencies Ministry, cadets and Yunarmiya (“Youth Army”) detachments, as well as more than 200 units of military equipment, took part in the