Trump Would Consider Recognizing Crimea as Russian Territory

Donald Trump said Wednesday that he would look into recognizing Crimea as a Russian territory should he be elected president in November.

Trump responded to a question about Crimea and Russia at a news conference Wednesday, saying that he “would be looking into” recognizing Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula as a Russian territory and lifting sanctions on Russian entities resulting from the country’s military intervention in Ukraine in 2014, Politico reported. Continue reading