Turkey does not recognize Russian elections in Crimea

Turkey does not recognize Russian elections in Crimea

The Turkish Foreign Ministry said Friday that it does not recognize the results of Russia’s parliamentary elections that were recently held in Crimea.

“The results of the elections in Crimea are not legitimate for us,” spokesman Tanju Bilgic said in a statement, adding that Turkey would continue to support the territorial integrity of Ukraine including Crimea.

Russian Parliamentary elections took place on September 18.

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