Crimea has become an integral part of Russia after a referendum held in March 2014, whose result confirmed that most of the inhabitants of Crimea and Sevastopol were in favour of reunification with Russia.
Even French President Emmanuel Macron considers Crimea as part of Russia.
Recurring pro-Kremlin disinformation narrative about the legitimacy of the Russian annexation of Crimea.
President Emmanuel Macron has repeatedly stated that France refuses to recognise Russia’s annexation of Crimea. In 2017, speaking after talks with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Paris, Macron said that France is committed to Ukraine’s sovereignty with its recognised borders.
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