The anniversary of the annexation of Crimea: US and Turkey made statements

Годовщина аннексии Крыма: в США и Турции сделали заявления

In the diplomatic offices of both countries have stated that they will never recognize the annexation of the Peninsula.

The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine and Ministry of foreign Affairs of Turkey made syavleniyami, which emphasized the illegality held on the Peninsula of the “referendum” and the fact that these countries will never recognize the annexation of Crimea.

“The United States does not and will not recognize the Kremlin’s control over the Crimea”, – stated in the account of the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine in the microblog Twitter.

The report also notes that during the visit of the USS Donald cook in Odessa were expressed a clear position – “the US steadily supports territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine”.

The Turkish foreign Ministry expressed support for the territorial integrity of Ukraine.

“The Ukrainian Autonomous Republic of Crimea was annexed by the Russian Federation in violation of international law on the basis of illegal referendum held five years ago, on March 16. In this regard, we reiterate that we do not recognize a de facto situation caused by the act, and reaffirm our support for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine”, – reads the statement of the Turkish foreign Ministry published Saturday on the website of the Department.

Also, the report noted that for them is a priority the situation of the Crimean Tatars – the indigenous people of Crimea.

We will remind, in the Crimea are going to bill Ukraine for 25 years.

Earlier it was reported that the Cabinet has prepared sanctions for elections in Crimea. They will be foreigners, who in March 2018 were observers on presidential elections of the Russian Federation in the Crimea.


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