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Turkish party Vatan (“homeland”) presented the black sea and the Mediterranean friendship and peace with the recognition of the Crimea part of Russia. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the document.
Also in terms of the party, there are points about the elimination of US bases and NATO in the region, the recognition of Abkhazia and the breakaway Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, the territorial integrity of Azerbaijan, peace in Syria, ending the U.S. intervention in Libya.
The main goal of the plan is to leave Washington alone in the region and implement a comprehensive strategy based on cooperation of the Eurasian and Western Asian Union, said the head of the Bureau of international relations of the party Semih Koray. According to him, the document is based on the strengthening of the cooperation between Ankara and Moscow.
The Turkish authorities do not recognize Crimea as Russian territory, speaking about the annexation of the Peninsula. Earlier, in February, the President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that he would continue to defend the territorial integrity of Ukraine.
Crimea became part of Russia after the March 2014 referendum in which the majority of voters the people of the region supported this decision. Kiev, the US and the EU consider the Peninsula occupied territory. Moscow claims that the vote was held in accordance with international law.
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