Turkey sees Crimea as an integral part of Ukraine, Prime Minister of Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu pointed out during a press conference in Kyiv, informs LIGA.net.
“Territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine is a fundamental value for us, therefore we consider Crimea a part of Ukraine. We fully support Ukraine in challenges it is facing after the collapse of the USSR”, - the PM of Turkey said.
Davutoglu emphasized that Turkey will never recognize Crimea as a part of territory of the Russian Federation.
“Ukraine is not only our friend but also a strategic partner. Turkey is deeply concerned with issues of territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine”, - Davutoglu added.