Ukraine complains UN of Putin's visit to Crimea

20.08.2016 13:11 585

Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko during a meeting with Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations discussed a visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin to annexed Crimea.

This has been reported by the mission's press service on Twitter.

The diplomat called the Russian leader's visit to the peninsula illegal. He also focused on strengthening the concentration of Russian troops along the border.

As a reminder, the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine voiced its protest as the stay of President Putin on the Ukrainian territory was not agreed with the Ukrainian side.


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