Russian FSB search home of member of Crimean Tatar Mejlis

On the eve of the seventieth anniversary of the Deportation, Russia’s FSB has carried out shameful searches of the homes of Crimean Tatars | detail

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Crimean Tatars forced to hold commemoration under only Crimean Tatar flag

With the puppet authorities insisting on taking part, with Russian flags, in the commemorative events to mark the seventieth anniversary of the Deportation, the Mejlis has agreed that no Russian or Ukrainian flags will be flown | detail

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Mustafa Jemiliev awarded Poland’s Solidarity Prize

Mustafa Jemiliev, unwavering defender of the rights of the Crimean Tatars and Ukrainian democracy whom Russia has recently banned from returning to his homeland, now under Russian occupation,is the first laureate of the Solidarity Prize initiated to mark 25 years of Poland’s freedom | detail

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Member of Crimean Tatar Mejlis assaulted in Simferopol

Abduraman Egiz was attacked and beaten up in the centre of Simferopol by men in camouflage, Some young men who came to his defence also received blows. | detail

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’Prosecutor’ threatens to dissolve Crimean Tatar Mejlis

Peaceful protest against the shameful ban imposed on Mustafa Jemiliev has prompted the new Crimean “prosecutor” to threaten to dissolve the Mejlis and initiate criminal charges over what she calls “public actions of an extremist nature” | detail

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Affront or Offensive? Russian OMON block Mustafa Jemiliev

As feared, Russian OMON spetsnaz forces, together with the so-called Crimean “police”, are preventing Mustafa Jemiliev from entering the Crimea. Thousands of Crimean Tatars came this morning to greet the veteran leader of the Crimean Tatars and formed a live corridor around him. | detail

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Russian ban on Mustafa Dzhemiliev enforced

The Crimean Tatar Mejlis has reacted with outrage at the refusal by the Russian authorities to allow Mustafa Dzhemiliev, veteran leader of the Crimean Tatar people and Ukrainian MP, to travel through Moscow to his homeland in the Crimea | detail

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Jemiliev: Russian FSB snooping even in Crimean mosques

Mustafa Jemiliev, MP and former head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People has spoken of repressive measures against the Crimean Tatars since Russia’s invasion of his homeland. | detail

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Russian Annexation – Crimean Tatar Tragedy

In the latest move demonstrating how well-founded Crimean Tatar concerns were about Russian rule, Mustafa Dzhemiliev has been informed of a ban on his entering the Crimea for 5 years | detail

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Attack on Crimean Tatar Mejlis

Three women were injured during the forced removal of the Ukrainian flag over the premises of the Mejlis on Monday | detail

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Mustafa Jemiliev: Crimean Tatars full of foreboding about the future

Mustafa Jemiliev, MP, former political prisoner and champion of Crimean Tatar rights, and Refat Chubarov, head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people were detained for an hour on the border of the Kherson region and the Crimea on Saturday before the six armed men finally "let them" enter | detail

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Crimean Tatars vote to create a national autonomy in the Crimea

A Crimean Tatar woman hands a representative of the Council of Muftis of Russia the Ukrainian flag as symbol of the unity of the Crimean Tatar people and Ukraine. This unity, and the Crimean Tatars’ need to build their statehood together with Ukraine and the Ukrainian people, were stressed by veteran of the Crimean Tatar national movement, Aishe Seitmuratova | detail

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Crimean Tatars left no space for illusion

Asked why the Crimean Tatars do not trust the assurances given them by Russia, the head of the Mejlis, Refat Chubarov answered with a question: I’d like to ask you: would it be better that they discussed how you will live together BEFORE they broke into your flat, or AFTERWARDS? | detail

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Crimean Tatars reject referendum, affirm right to self-determination within Ukraine

On the eve of the referendum on the status of the Crimea declared unconstitutional by Ukraine’s Constitutional Court, the Crimean Tatars have reiterated their boycott of it and condemned Russian military aggression and plans to annex the Crimea | detail

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Crimean Tatar Mejlis initiates protest march to Kyiv

"Crimean Tatar protests in the context of what is presently taking place will have a multiplying effect, with EuroMaidan in Kyiv strengthening the demands of the Crimean Tatars and vice versa" - Ihor Semyvolos | detail

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Sole Crimean Tatar TV channel could lose its frequency

The first and only Crimean Tatar TV channel ATR could end up without a broadcasting frequency and Crimean Tatars are convinced that politics is involved. | detail

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The Crimean Tatar Issue: A Government in Dangerous Denial

On extraordinary behaviour by Ukraine’s Foreign Minister and the Head of the Crimea demonstrating disregard for vital issues regarding the Crimean Tatar people, as well as for basic diplomatic etiquette | detail

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Štefan Füle: Rights of Crimean Tatars

I would therefore encourage all participants ... to make efforts to ensure that an open and inclusive political process is in place. This means acknowledging both the importance of pluralism in the Crimean Tatar people, and the legitimacy and key role of such organisations as the Mezhlis of Crimean Tatars. | detail

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Crimean Tatars demand recognition as indigenous people

Ukraine’s Constitution mentions indigenous peoples several times, but there is no legal definition for the term nor is it stated which peoples can be considered indigenous | detail

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Ongoing Smear Tactics against Crimean Tatars

Yet another book has been published in the Crimea dredging up a long refuted lie about the Crimean Tatars. | detail

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