He had a conversation with Ukrainian Head of State Volodymyr Zelensky. The Turkish president said his country will continue to monitor the situation with the Crimean Tatars.
“Once again, I repeat that we do not recognize the illegal annexation of Crimea. We will continue to support the Crimean Tatars, who are the original inhabitants of the country, “Erdogan said.
Zelensky has announced that his country will rely on Turkish support for the release of political prisoners. He visits Ukrainians and Crimean Tatars detained in Crimea.