Russia's President Vladimir Putin said returning Crimea to Ukraine is impossible under whatever circumstances, the Russian TASS news agency reports.
"What are you talking about? Such circumstances do not exist and never will," he said in response to a question whether such circumstances may ever appear.
The question was asked in an interview for Andrei Kondrashov's film "Putin," posted on social networks.
source: commonspace.eu with TASS news agency (Moscow)
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