After the first summit of the Crimean platform, Ukraine will try to involve more countries in the support of the declaration, as well as will initiate the particular measures on its basis as Foreign Minister of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba reported.
“The document remains open for joining, that is why we will work on the extension of participation in it. Besides, we will extend the commitments taken by these countries in the documents, in particular actions, events and initiatives,” Kuleba said.
He noted that the summit “is not the end but the beginning of the work” on five priority directions: policy of non-recognition of the illegal annexation of Crimea, counteraction the violation of human rights, provision of safety and freedom of navigation and overcoming of economic and ecological consequences of the occupation.
Dmytro Kuleba noted that the declaration of the Crimean Platform was supported by all countries and members of the summit, EU in general and states and members of NATO.
“This declaration is the strongest document on Crimea adopted at the international level since 2014,” he added.
You can read the text of the declaration of the Crimean platform HERE.
Crimean Platform is a diplomatic initiative of Ukraine. It is designed to be an international coordination mechanism to restore Russia–Ukraine relations by means of reversing the 2014 annexation of Crimea by the Russian Federation. The inaugural summit of the platform took place on 23 August 2021, on the eve of the 30th anniversary of Ukraine's independence. You can read the speech of Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky HERE.