The official representative of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Mariya Zakharova commented succinctly on the statement of the White House’s representative Sean Spicer about Washington’s expecting that the Crimea would be given back to Ukraine.
"We do not give back our territories. The Crimea is the Russian Federation’s territory," stated Zakharova.
On February, 14 Spicer informed at a briefing that US President Donald Trump "had made it clear that he expected from Russia’s government de-escalation of violence in Ukraine and giving back of the Crimea".
Meanwhile, a representative of Trump’s Administration added that US President "expected and wished to get on with Russia".
DONi News Agency