“In check (for sanity) needs rather a source or those who are wishful thinking. But it is not for us…” — he wrote in his microblog on Twitter.
Previously, the Agency FlashCrimea citing a source in the Department of insurance in Sevastopol, reported that an audit in respect Menyailo leads not only the UK but also the Sevastopol Department of the FSB. In his words supposedly “seen statements falling under article 280 of the criminal code (public calls for extremist activities)”.
On Friday, July 8, during a conversation with foreign journalists Menyailo asked whether the Peninsula again to hold a vote to remove questions about joining Russia. “You can do it if everyone will recognize the [Russian Crimea]. But there is no guarantee that and then starts to tell me that everything we have wrong,” — said Menyailo (quoted by FlashCrimea). The Governor of Sevastopol added: “at Least ten referendums are run — we’ll never prove it” (quoted by TASS). According to Menyailo, Sevastopol and the Crimea “was only a pretext for the imposition of sanctions, Russia wanted to punish for disobedience.”
At the same time, the Governor’s representative Kirill Moskalenko told TASS that “apparently, it’s someone’s imagination,” because the Governor has not addressed this question, neither from the UK nor from the FSB.