TV anchor Ksenia Sobchak who earlier claimed about the intention to elect the president of Russia commented on the annexation of Crimea and said that it belongs to Ukraine in legal terms. She claimed this at the press conference as Dozhd reported.
‘I answer directly what I think and I will not equivocate. Crimea is Ukrainian in legal terms. This is it. Let’s discuss it further’, Sobchak claimed.
She urged everyone for the discussion on this issue.
Earlier Kremlin claimed for many times that they do not intend to dispute on Crimea issue because they consider this as the territory of Russia.
Crimea was annexed by Russia by way of the illegal referendum that was held at the peninsula in March 2014. Earlier the Russian militaries that stayed there without any marking conquered all strategic military objects and building of the force and state bodies. The results of the referendum were not recognized by Ukraine and the world society. The number of the European and world countries, including Ukraine imposed the economic sanctions against Russia.