Summit of Crimean Platform opens search for solution to return Crimea to Ukraine – Turkish Foreign Minister

“I would like to emphasize once again the need to increase the global awareness of the importance of the problem of the annexation of Crimea…..”

The Foreign Minister [Mevlut Cavusoglu] said that Turkey supports the aspiration of the Crimean Tatars to preserve independence in Ukraine.

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“Some seven years have passed since the illegal annexation of Crimea. Our support for the territorial integrity of Ukraine remains strong, and our voice resounds strongly among other voices against such a blatant violation of international law,” Cavusoglu said.