SPURIA news: Maksim Blinov
Sumy state pedagogical University named after A. S. Makarenko sent their students to practice in the Crimea without coordination with security Service of Ukraine (SBU). On Sunday, 13 may, “Vesti Ukraine”.
The rector of the University Yuriy Lannoy said that the decision on visit of students to the Crimea has been agreed with the SBU. However, the Agency claim otherwise.
“Sanctions against students for practice was not provided as it is not provided by the current legislation of Ukraine”, — said the representative of the head of Department of SBU in the Sumy region of Ales Raputa.
Groups of students first-third courses of the University were on the Russian Peninsula from 27 April to 7 may, they practice in specialty “tourism”, within which the envisaged hike in the mountains.
“In accordance with the curriculum of the specialty “tourism” they have the discipline “professional development”, whereby students must complete six categorical hikes. These trips are to our area, but there are a number of hikes such categories that require mountain training,” explained a training initiative Lannoy.
Crimea became part of Russia after the March 2014 referendum in which the majority of voters the people of the region supported this decision. Kiev refused to accept the new status of the region. According to the Ukrainian authorities, Crimea is Russian occupation. In Moscow insist that the accession of the region conform to the norms of international law.
Video, photo All from Russia.