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10.11.2011

Volatile Appointment for the Crimea

If, back in March 2010 responsibility for some quite scandalous ministerial appointments could be shared with the Prime Minister, in November 2011 President Yanukovych stands alone. And the burden of responsibility for appointing Anatoly Mohylyov Prime Minister of the Crimea is serious | detail

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10.11.2011

Any Politician justifying Stalin’s Crime against the Crimean Tatar People is unacceptable

The Head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People, Mustafa Dzhemiliev has commented to TV 1 + 1 on the appointment by President Yanukovych of Anatoly Mohylyov Prime Minister of the Crimea | detail

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05.11.2011

Luhansk: Masked gang beat up foreign students

There is some evidence that the thugs who on 1 November beat up four foreign students from the Luhansk National University had come from the Kharkiv region. | detail

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26.09.2011

Uman: Rightwing activists detained over rally against Hassidic Pilgrims

Police detained at least 50 activists of the rightwing party VO Svoboda on Sunday after they defied a court order banning a rally against Hassidic pilgrims in Uman | detail

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23.09.2011

Rightwing Svoboda Party begins campaign against Hassidic Pilgrims

The rightwing Svoboda Party is not known for its tolerance and commitment to multiculturalism, so the present “campaign” by the Cherkasy branch is not especially surprising. The reports about the reasons for their actions in the media do not, however, foster understanding themselves | detail

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20.09.2011

Another Muslim grave desecrated in the Crimea

The Spiritual Directorate of the Muslims of the Crimea reports that another Muslim grave has been desecrated. In the village of Korbekul near Alushta the gravestone of the Muslim holy man Aziz Devletli Baba was smashed | detail

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19.09.2011

Undeclared war waged by Sumy skinheads?

A potentially fatal arson attack against foreign students in Sumy is being treated in isolation from the racist captions against foreigners which appeared during the summer | detail

Visits 925
14.09.2011

Antifascist site reports assault on two Britons in Lviv

According to www.antifascist.com “two tourists from Great Britain whose skin colour was closer to dark than white were attacked by a group of young people of typical appearance in Lviv. | detail

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12.08.2011

Pro-Russian Radical prosecuted for anti-Semitism in the Crimea

In the Crimea the local prosecutor’s office has initiated criminal proceedings against the leader of the “Sobol Cossack Community”, Vitaly Khramov for inciting inter-ethnic and inter-faith enmity | detail

Visits 1009
27.07.2011

Hate speech on police websites

Volodymyr Batchaev in his latest article asks whether the hate speech on police websites is merely the result of legal illiteracy, or actual encouragement for the public to discrimination. | detail

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27.07.2011

Crimean Tatar paper “Kiyrym” resumes publication, for now without State funding

One of the two newspapers in the Crimean Tatar language – “Kiyrym” will be published until September on credit and thanks to support from readers and sponsors. The first issue came out on 16 July after a break of almost two months due to the total cut in state funding | detail

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30.06.2011

Yet another national minority paper ceases publication in the Crimea

“Kiyrym", one of only two Crimean Tatar language papers, is the second in the Crimea to fold since Yanukovych became President, following the closure of “Krymskaya Svitlytsa”, a Ukrainian-language newspaper, last year | detail

Visits 1119
06.06.2011

Radicalism and intolerance on the rise

According to the Director of the Middle East Research Centre there has been an increase in manifestations of radicalism and intolerance. He says that the situation is worst in the Crimea and eastern regions, however there are also problems in Lviv | detail

Visits 630
06.04.2011

Police see no racism in metro attack on a Nigerian passenger

The Kyiv Police have classified as hooliganism the incident on 2 April when a Nigerian passenger travelling between Khreschatyk and Arsenalna on the Kyiv metro was beaten up | detail

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04.04.2011

Apparently racist assault in Kyiv metro

On Saturday, 2 April, three men beat up a black passenger travelling between Khreschatyk and Arsenalna on the Kyiv metro | detail

Visits 652
16.02.2011

Apparent breakthrough on Crimea’s Soborna Mosque

On Tuesday the Simferopol City Council gave its consent for the preparation of a plan for transferring a land site to the Spiritual Directorate of Crimean Muslims in order to build a Soborna or Assembly Mosque | detail

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01.02.2011

Court orders Simferopol Authorities to grant permit for Soborna Mosque

The Spiritual Directorate of Crimean Muslims reports that Ukraine’s High Economic Court has upheld the right of Crimean Muslims to build a Soborna, or Assembly, Mosque in Simferopol | detail

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25.01.2011

Mustafa Dzhemiliev: Pogroms against the Crimean Tatars likely in the near future

The Crimean authorities are widely initiating criminal proceedings over the squatting of land by Crimean Tatars, and, as reported, the Crimean Prime Minister, Vasyl Dzharty has called on Mustafa Dzhemiliev to voluntarily “hand over” all squatted land | detail

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19.01.2011

Crimean authorities present the Crimean Tatars with an ultimatum

The land confrontation in the Crimea could take on new momentum following statements from the Head of the Crimean Government Vasyl Dzharty that an end is needed to land squatting | detail

Visits 1026
28.12.2010

Suspected arson attack on Mosque in the Crimea

“The Spiritual Directorate of Muslims of the Crimea views what has happened as a deliberate attempt to destabilize inter-faith peace in the Crimea and demands appropriate measures from the law enforcement agencies | detail

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