SIMFEROPOL, March 11 – RIA Novosti. The creation of a line of fortifications in the Crimea, carried out at the initiative of the head of the republic, Sergei Aksenov, is necessary for readiness for any development of events and is supported by the Crimeans, Alexander Formanchuk, head of the Civic Chamber of Crimea, told RIA Novosti.The construction of a defensive line in Crimea is proceeding according to plan, the experience of hostilities is taken into account, the head of the region, Sergei Aksyonov, said in an interview with RIA Novosti.“We see that the topic of Crimea has been returned to the Ukrainian agenda, as related to the liberation of the so-called “occupied” territories. This is already seriously becoming a mania not only for Zelensky, but also in Western countries. The White House is already discussing the transfer of large-scale missile weapons to Kiev. range for delivering strikes on the Crimean bridge and the peninsula. The head of Crimea understood in advance that he needed to be ready for any scenario, including the defense of Crimea. I am sure that all Crimeans support him in this regard,” Formanchuk said.
Earlier, the head of Crimea announced the start of fortification work on the territory of the peninsula to ensure the safety of its inhabitants, he specified that the construction was supported by Russian President Vladimir Putin.