I think that not returning Crimea to the Russians immediately [after the collapse of the USSR] was a damn bad idea. Because it always belonged to them.
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“The Russians could not risk that one day they would not be allowed to have a naval base in Crimea. That would be the end of the nation”, – he told the Dagens Nyheter newspaper.