Russia regards the District Court of Amsterdam’s (the Netherlands) award returning Crimean museum pieces to Ukraine unlawful. Ukrainian News Agency learned this from a statement made by the Ministry of Culture of Russia. The District Court of Amsterdam on Wednesday has ruled to return to Ukraine the Crimean museum pieces kept at the Museum of the Amsterdam University. The award can be appealed within three months. As Ukrainian News Agency earlier reported, First Deputy Minister of Information Policy Emine Japarova said that Ukraine must partly pay for the delivery of the museum pieces from the Netherlands and for their storage. The object of dispute were 565 museum pieces, provided by the Central Museum of Taurida, the Kerch reserve of history and culture, Chersonesos of Taurida national reserve and the Bakhchisaray reserve of history and culture to Allard Pierson Museum of Archaeology of the Amsterdam University for the display called 'Crimea - a golden island in the Black Sea' from February 6 to May 28, 2014. Under Ukrainian law, all the provided pieces are part of the Museum Fund of Ukraine.