Russian President Vladimir Putin was thanked for Crimea on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, in response, the Russian leader expressed gratitude for the support.


The President was heading to a press conference after talks with the US President Barack Obama when from the crowd in the hallway sounded «thank you for Crimea». The woman who told that was dressed in stylized Russian folk dress, on her head was an anadem. Vladimir Putin answered, «Thank you for your support». And then went to reporters waiting for him.