NYT comments on scandal with "disputed" Crimea on published map

UNIAN 9
11:00, 14 November 2017

The American daily newspaper The New York Times, which has released an article on Crimea, illustrating the piece with a map where the Russian-occupied Ukrainian peninsula is marked as "disputed" territory, says it is studying the circumstances of the publication, the NYT press service told the RBC Russian news agency.

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According to the newspaper's  spokeswoman, Danielle Rhoades Ha, this issue is being considered at the moment, RBC wrote.

The author of the material about the Crimean bridge, Ivan Nechepurenko, has said he had nothing to do with the published map.

Read also"Disputed territory": NYT slammed over "non-Ukrainian" CrimeaThe journalist said the map had not been agreed with him, and that he did not see it before the publication.

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