Russia has nothing to do with what is happening in Crimea, according to the Head of the Russian mission to the EU, Ambassador Vladimir Chizhov, who noted that there is “a deliberate attempt to shift attention to Crimea” while what is happening there is “a natural result of events unfolding in Kiev”.

During an interview at New Europe Studios, Ambassador Chizhov described the relationship between the European Union and Russia, as it is influenced and tested by unfolding events in Ukraine.


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