The President of the United States Donald trump vnovb brought up the topic of Crimea, noting that the Peninsula became part of Russia under the previous US administration. On his page on the social network Twitter, he asks if the ex-President Barack Obama is too lenient towards Russia
«Crimea was taken by Russia during the tenure of Obama. Was Obama too soft on Russia?» – lead the Russian media recording made on 15 February in the microblog of the President.
As previously reported, on Tuesday, February 15, the press Secretary of the White house Sean Spicer said the President of the United States Donald trump expects Russia to make steps to de-escalate the situation in Ukraine and return Crimea.
The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova, commenting on the statement from the White house in the Crimea, said Moscow «your site does not return».
The head of the Federation Council Committee on defense and security Viktor sets out its observations in this regard: «I Think one reason for this statement is the situation that has developed in recent years around trump. It was done to relieve tension, to show that he is not as Pro-Russian as it may seem, to muffle discontent, which is about him in the American establishment», he said.