In the Parliament told how Ukraine became "a hostage of the Kremlin" due may 9
The people's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Eduard Leonov, the TV channel NewsOne said that Ukraine had become a "hostage of the Kremlin" in 1945 " because of the time zone difference ".
according to his statement, only One hour separates the world day of honoring memory of victims of the Second world from the " Russian world ", to which people elect not include Ukraine.
"May 9 is a Matter of one hour, because in 1945, when Berlin was 23: 00 on may 8, in the capital of Russia was already 01: 00 on 9 may. One hour turned us all into hostages of the Kremlin, " - said Leonov.
He has supplemented his words by the fact that the whole world celebrates the end of world war II on may 8, and only Ukraine "tied" to Russia due to the difference in time zones.
The act of unconditional surrender of the German military might was signed by the representatives of the Supreme command of the Wehrmacht, the Supreme command of the Western allies and the Soviet Union may 7 02: 41 CET in the French city of Reims. The surrender of Nazi Germany entered into force on 8 may at 23: 01 Central European time (9 may at 01: 01 Moscow time).
However, at the request of Stalin was held secondary the signing of the surrender in the night from 8 to 9 may in the immediate vicinity of Berlin Karlshorst. This time is the date of signing of the final capitulation of Germany.