Aksyonov: Crimea because of external threats remained a particular subject of Russia

Aksyonov: Crimea because of external threats remained a particular subject of Russia


Crimean authorities managed with the help of the population, the Russian government and the President to keep under review the situation in the energy crisis, said the head of the Republic Sergey Aksenov.

SIMFEROPOL, 22 Dec. The Crimea is a special region of Russia due to imposed sanctions against it and the existing external threats, the head of the Republic Sergey Aksenov.

“If you take the sanctions regime and the presence of external threats and prohibitions, we have a special subject of the Russian Federation”, — he said, noting that “with the assistance of the Crimeans, the Russian government and the President saved the situation, especially given that the energy crisis”.

The head of the Crimea added that the de-energizing of the Republic of Ukraine, which occurred on November 22, has no analogues in the world.

“I can give anyone the opportunity to come here and we could study the situation. My colleagues believe that we are kamikaze here, being in this position at this time”, — added Aksenov.

The head of the Republic noted that the main task of the government’s work next year will be the establishment of industrial enterprises and enterprises of sanatorium-resort industry in part of power supply that will last up to five months.

Crimea was completely disconnected on the night of 22 November — because of the erosion of the supports out of order, all four power lines coming from Ukraine. On the Peninsula were introduced a state of emergency, schedules of emergency outages. The situation has improved with the launch on 2 December the first leg of the power bridge from the Krasnodar region through the Kerch Strait, and enter December 15 of the second leg has increased its capacity to 400 megawatts. Two more strands of the power bridge total the same capacity to be commissioned in April-may, which will allow to supply Crimea with electricity without supplies from Ukraine.

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