"We will provide a legal assessment of Savchenko's statements. But it is too early to say whether this statement leads to some legitimization of the occupation of Crimea, or it is just a thought she inadvertently formulated. But we definitely paid attention to her statement," Tkachuk said.

Read also"Cynical, treacherous" statement: Crimean Tatars’ Chubarov responds to Savchenko offer to "surrender" CrimeaAs UNIAN reported earlier, Ukrainian MP Nadiia Savchenko told one of the TV channels that the liberation of Donbas by peaceful means was possible only with temporarily giving up on Crimea.