In honour of annexation of Crimea: Russian family name son ‘Krym’

In the Russian city of Yekaterinburg a young couple gave the name ‘Krym’ (Crimea) to their child. They decided to honour the fact of the peninsula’s ‘acceding’ to Russia in such a strange way.

A quite exceptional case has gone public due to infomation provided by a clerk of the Civil Registry Office in Yekaterinburg. However, it has been kept under the hat pretty long – since October, 2014.

Thus, now Krym (his patronymic is Alexandrovich) is almost one year old.  The names of his parents are still unknown to mass media., following

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