"Disputed territory": NYT slammed over "non-Ukrainian" Crimea

12:20, 13 November 2017
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The American daily newspaper The New York Times has published a map where occupied Crimea is marked in the same color as the territory of Russia and is signed as "disputed," chess grandmaster, writer and political activist Garry Kasparov wrote on Twitter.

Twitter Garry Kasparov

"This map in the @nytimes shows Crimea in the same color as Russia as 'disputed'. Yes, disputed by Putin, its invader! Pathetic and wrong. Crimea is Ukraine. Fix it," he tweeted, posting the screenshot of the map.

As UNIAN reported earlier, the Bulgarian TV channel apologized for airing a map of Ukraine without the Russian-annexed Crimea.

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