Security Service of Ukraine banned from entering the country the former Prime Minister of Italy Silvio Berlusconi, Interfax.
“Decision from 09.14.2015, on banning Silvio Berlusconi from entry into the territory of Ukraine for a period of three years was made to ensure the security of our country," according to the Security Service statement.
Recalling, Friday 11, Silvio Berlusconi met with a good friend of him Russian President Vladimir Putin. Italian politician came to Crimea, which is currently occupied by Russia. On their way from the Hasfort mountain to Yalta Putin and Berlusconi, traveling in the same car, stopped at Massandra Palace. After Russian annexation of Crimea this place belongs to Administration of the Russian President. The biggest tunnel of the winery with 9 mln dekaliters capacity.
Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemns Italian leader of Forza Italia!, former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, who arrived to temporarily occupied Crimea. MFA also notes that the actions of the Italian official are also at odds with the policy of the European Union, which condemns Russia's actions and recognize the illegal occupation of Crimea.