Yanukovych ordered the Cabinet to approve the plan of events to the 60-year anniversary of the Crimea in Ukraine
The President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych issued the Directive to the government to develop a plan of events to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Crimea being a part of Ukraine.
This is recorded by the Directive of the President of Ukraine №73/2014: «Considering the historical and political importance of the Crimea in Ukraine, aiming to consolidate the Ukrainian society, I decree to the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine together with the Council of Ministers of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea with participation of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine to urgently develop and adopt a plan of events to celebrate 60-year anniversary of the Crimea’s joining Ukraine».
According to the the Directive, in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, there will be celebrations organized on the occasion of this memorable date. In educational and cultural institutions scientific conferences and round tables, thematic documentary and art exhibitions will be held. Some scientific works, collections of documents and materials about the events connected with joining of Crimea to the Ukraine will be presented.
The main gift on occasion of the remarkable date will be the introduction of jubilee coin in an established order.
The issue on financing the events «will fall on the shoulders» of the Cabinet. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs tasked to ensure foreign diplomatic institutions of Ukraine to conduct in 2014 events dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the Crimea’s join Ukraine.
The media will participate in the announcement of the 60th anniversary of the Crimea’s join Ukraine by means of thematic radio- and TV programs.