Turkish PM supports Ukraine's sovereignty over occupied Crimea

15:10, 15 February 2016
446 0

Turkey sees Crimea as an integral part of Ukraine, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said during a conference in Kyiv on Monday, according to Ukrainian TV Channel 112 Ukraine.


"Territorial integrity and independence of Ukraine is a fundamental value for us, that's why we see Crimea as an integral part of Ukraine. And we fully support Ukraine in the face of the challenges that have been made in Ukraine after the Soviet collapse," he said.

Read alsoKlimkin: Ukraine open to military cooperation with Turkey in Black SeaAs UNIAN reported earlier, on January 27, Ukrainian President’s Envoy for the Crimean Tatar people Mustafa Dzhemilev met on the sidelines of a PACE summit in Strasbourg with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, discussing the proposal to create a special international format of cooperation on the issue of de-occupation of Crimea.

If you see a spelling error on our site, select it and press Ctrl+Enter