Society


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A name of the Crimean capital translated from Greek means “city of common good”, “city-collector”. However, traffic jams, garbage, widespread advertising of drugs and holes on the newly renovated roads are a visiting card of Simferopol today.    Transport collapse A few years ago, Simferopol proudly called itself “gates of Crimea”. “My Simferopol – gates…

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акция крымчан перед посольством рф

The Ukrainian state is dealing with Crimean problems too slowly and often reluctantly due to its sluggishness, bureaucratic procedures, and sometimes a real sabotage of people in power. Therefore, the civil society activists took the initiative in developing the de-occupation strategy and protecting the rights of Crimean people on both sides of the administrative border.  …

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High prices, low wages and broken roads – all these problems of occupied Crimea seem small in importance as compared to the medical care. Crimeans couldn’t imagine these terrible things even in a nightmare: free Russian medical care was practically inaccessible to them.     Medical facilities without medical workers The mass exodus of staff from…

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On August 21, the Olympic Games, in which Crimean athletes took part, were officially closed. However, this year these athletes represented different teams – from Ukraine and the Russian Federation that annexed Crimea in March 2014.  The woman-gymnast Anna Rizatdinova has the greatest achievement among three Crimeans participated in the competitions under the Ukrainian flag…

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  Any changes in society are reflected in the language. The occupation of Crimea by Russia significantly influenced the peninsula’s language, where new words (neologisms) appeared. They reflect both the social and political changes that took place on the peninsula and, in fact, the Crimeans’ and often the Russians’ attitude towards them.    “The eighty second”…

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Start reading here   Those who chose Russia Crimean athletes who chose the Russian passport along with the Russian sports took this step for various reasons – hoping to have a more successful career, not wanting to leave a coach or Crimea. Nevertheless, the most of them do not hide their mercantile considerations: athletes’ incomes…

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Olympics Day 15 - Boxing

By Sergey Marchenko The wealth of the Crimean land is not limited to the sea, mountains, forests, healthy air and fragrant fruits. Crimean athletes contributed to the bank of the USSR awards and then brought many medals, including the Olympic ones. People from Crimea continue to defend the honor of Ukraine in international competitions after…

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вежливые люди

By Olga Efimova Start reading here   Crimean Scythian gold Today, among all the Crimean cultural values, Ukraine is more likely to return the “Scythian gold” – a collection of Crimean values of the Scythian period that was transported as part of the Ukrainian exposition at the exhibition “Crimea: the gold and secrets of the…

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ласточкино гнездо

By Olga Efimova Probably, it is difficult to find another such area in Ukraine, where many peoples and civilizations left their marks. There was a large variety of nations at different times – Tauri, Scythians, Greeks, Romans, Byzantines, Genoese, Tatars… Every nation left a small or large piece of its world and culture on the…

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пень

By Sergey Marchenko Along with the Crimean mineral resources extracted on a massive scale by occupants, the Crimean forests are also cut down – the number of trees there is decreasing with each passing day. The villagers cut down the trees for firewood and owners of construction companies to build hotels, apartments or cottages. Moreover,…

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