Reuters Maxim Shemetov
A parliamentary official in the Russian Crimea peninsula commented that Turkish television has published a map that predicts the expansion of Ankara’s influence in the world until 2050 to large parts of southern Russia, including Crimea itself.
The head of the Committee for People’s Diplomacy and Inter-Ethnic Relations in the Parliament of the Republic of Crimea, Yuri Gimbil, told “Novosti” agency today, Friday, “It seems that it is ridiculous and is like part of a scientific fictional work. We can only advise Turkey to abandon its dreams about Russian lands, because it faces the risk of undermining it.” Her safety due to her excessive ambitions. “
The parliamentary official said that Turkey was paying an active interest in Crimea, and launched intense propaganda and financial activities there during the period of the peninsula’s subordination to Ukraine.
“But now Crimea is legally part of Russia. Russia is not Ukraine, and such games behind the scenes with it will not pass.”