Turkey says it recognizes Crimea and new regions as Russian
The leader of the Turkish Rodina party, Dogu Perincek, announced that he recognizes Crimea and new regions as Russian.
It is specified that the candidate for the presidency of Turkey has already sent an application to the Supreme Electoral Council. He plans to participate in the Turkish presidential elections on 14 May. Now he needs to collect 100,000 signatures.
“During my speech at the opening of the conference on the integration of Azerbaijan into Eurasia, I stated that Crimea is part of the territory of Russia. Among other things, the entire Turkish Rodina party noted that it recognizes the new republics,” Perincek added.