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Zhirinovsky requests a referendum in Baltics in favour of merging with Russia

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUScandalous Russian politician Vladimir Zhirinovsky has announced an outrageous request to hold a referendum in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia in favour of having these three Baltic States become part of the Russian Federation.

Zhirinovsky has openly said that the goal of this referendum would not be an opportunity for residents to exercise their democratic rights, but rather an opportunity for residents of Baltic States «to agree that they are once again part of Russia».

He seemed especially happy about the inspection launched by the Russian Prosecutor General’s Office in regard to the legitimacy of independence of Baltic States.

«You just need to look at documents: no ratification – no Baltics and CIS. Gorbachev’s and State Council’s recognition is not legitimate,» – said Zhirinovsky.

The leader of ultra-nationalist party explained his position on this matter with the fact that the Constitution of USSR provided no possibility for the breakdown of the unified country.

If the Russian Prosecutor’s Office declares the recognition of independence of Baltic States illegal, «republics will have an obligation to hold a referendum, so that residents of Baltic States would agree that they are once again part of Russia. And that’s that,» – announced Zhirinovsky.

Vladimir Zhirinovsky is well-known for his scandalous and provocative behaviour. Many western experts believe Zhirinovsky is used by Putin to get a feel for society’s reaction and general mood in regard to certain matters.

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  1. Ian moore says:

    the guy seems to be an utter, utter, cunt.

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  2. Estonian says:

    evolution of the russian federation 1991-2015…

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  3. Linda says:

    NUTTER!

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