Russia will never discuss the fate of Crimea, the threat to this peninsula as part of the Russian Federation will be a pretext for starting a full-fledged war. The Deputy Chairman wrote about this on Tuesday in his
According to him, the idea of Crimean autonomy within Ukraine is “ direct rudeness towards Russia, a threat to its territorial integrity and a pretext for starting a full-fledged war .”
There is no and never will be a political force in Russia that would even agree to discuss the fate of Crimea. It would be just a national betrayal , — Medvedev is sure.
He concluded that further analysis of the Italian project “ makes no sense ”, since “ all this is just an attempt to help Kyiv save at least some face«.