Crimean Platform revealed West’s false understanding of solidarity on Crimea, Lavrov says
The Minister noted that if the West wanted to engage in real politics instead of a virtual one, they should first and foremost be "guided by reality"
Russia disagrees with Turkey’s position on Crimea, Kremlin spokesman says
Dmitry Peskov pointed out that Russian-Turkish relations were on the whole those of partnership
Russia is ready to explain some countries' fallacies regarding Crimea — Kremlin spokesman
About the just-held forum Crimean Platform in Kiev Dmitry Peskov said that "this event in Kiev remains declarative and has no tangible continuation"
Crimea Platform members encroach on Russia’s territorial integrity — diplomat
Maria Zakharova slammed Kiev’s initiative as populism and a "political performance that is removed from reality"
Russia to set up air assault regiment in Crimea by year-end — commander
The new military unit will operate as part of the 7th mountain air assault division stationed in Novorossiysk
Russian lawmaker slams Crimean Platform as another round of information war on Russia
According to Vasily Piskarev, such "platforms" are meant to make public West-financed fake news, which is later used for anti-Russian propaganda within the international organizations and as a pretext for more anti-Russian sanctions
Crimean Platform forum in Ukraine void of common sense, says Crimea’s head
Sergey Aksyonov pointed out that the Ukranian authorities were demonstrating to Ukrainians that they were allegedly doing something to return Crimea but they had no way to do it
No acute water shortage in Crimea — Russian Deputy PM
Marat Khusnullin pointed out that extra wells were drilled in Crimea and fresh water was found on the bottom of the Sea of Azov
Kremlin castigates Crimea Platform forum as anti-Russian event
Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov stressed that Russia does not accept such assertions relative to Crimea