Russian novelist, poet and playwright Vladimir Voinovich in the author’s program editor-in-chief of the Internet edition «GORDON» Alesya Batsman «Batman LIVE» on TV channel NewsOne said that Russia could disintegrate if you try the following of the Board to rectify the situation in the country.
«When exactly – I will not say. But the time is at hand – and here’s why. The history of Russia is moving on the principle of the pendulum. Here and there, here and there. After today’s crackdown, after made a lot of stupid things… After all, the seizure of Crimea is not only a crime. This is a very great folly, it is such a burden for Russia. Maybe for Russia it is even worse than for Ukraine», – said the writer.
Voinovich compared the annexation of the Ukrainian Peninsula with a failed surgical operation.
«It’s like cutting out a man’s kidney, and yourself to sew. The third kidney. Even if it is healthy, the body will be to fight it, to reject it,» he said.
The writer believes that the following rule in Russia will try to rectify the situation within the country.
«We have a very strained relationship within society. A kind of civil war, when dissenters are called «fifth column» and almost enemies of the people. And there are even calls to deal. There will come a time when the country’s leadership will have to fix these errors. To establish the internal relations, to improve relations with the outside world. During the period of such thaws, reconstructions, reform of the state arms weaken. There is an influx of young forces, new figures, the political palette is becoming more diverse. But since the problem has already internalized many of the abscesses may burst. It is possible that Russia will disintegrate. That maybe will be good,» said Voinovich.
According to him, it is difficult to predict what part of can be divided of the Russian Federation.
«I think that the Caucasus may disappear. It may not be the Tatarstan Republic. To prophesy is very difficult,» – said the writer.
Voinovich: Russia’s Seizure of Crimea is how to cut a kidney and sew it a third. Even if she is healthy, her body will reject it. Read the full interview
Russia annexed Crimea after the illegal referendum on 16 March 2014. The annexation of Crimea by Russia is not recognised by Ukraine and most countries of the world. In the moment between mainland Ukraine and the Crimea there is an access control regime, and Kiev de facto controls the Peninsula.
Voinovich: in Russia now is a kind of civil war, when dissenters are called «fifth column» and almost enemies of the people 29.08.2017