Italian sports newspaper shows Crimea as Russian territory

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The leading Italian newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport has depicted Crimea as Russia's territory, mixed up FC Metalist Kharkiv and FC Metalurh Zaporizhya, as well as their stadiums, according to Ukrainian sports journalist Nikita Chernyack.

Photo by Nikita Chernyack, Facebook
Photo by Nikita Chernyack, Facebook

"Nothing new. Years go by, the Italian press remains so Italian," the journalist wrote on Facebook, noting that the author of the material Pierfrancesco Archetti was broadcasting directly from Kharkiv.

EU not to recognize "elections" in Russian-annexed Sevastopol"In a good way, it is necessary to withdraw accreditations for such things in order to respect other people's territories," he added.

Tags: Italy, newspaper, Crimea, Russia