Turkish Foreign Ministry: Russia wants to intimidate Crimean Tatars by banning Mejlis
Дата: 27.04.2016 15:05
The Foreign Ministry of Turkey views the ruling of the Russian court to ban the activity of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People, included in the list of extremist organizations, as an attempt to intimidate the Crimean Tatars, Anadolu news agency reports citing the statement of the Foreign Ministry of Turkey.
US disturbed by Russia's Mejlis ban, promises to keep sanctions
Дата: 27.04.2016 11:40
Washington expressed concern about the ruling of the so-called "Supreme Court of Crimea" to ban the activities of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People designated as an "extremist organization" and vowed to continue the sanctions pressure on Russia until it liberates Crimea, Deputy Spokesperson for the U.S. Department of State Mark Toner said at a daily briefing in Washington, Ukrinform reports.
MP Chubarov: Tatars won’t take up arms to oppose occupiers in Crimea
Дата: 20.04.2016 15:05
Crimean Tatars will not take up arms to oppose the occupying power in Crimea, Refat Chubarov, an MP from the Petro Poroshenko Bloc faction in the Ukrainian Parliament and Chairman of the Mejlis of Crimean Tatar people said in a TV interview.
PACE describes Russian actions in east Ukraine as ‘hybrid annexation’
Дата: 20.04.2016 12:00
The escalation of the conflict in eastern Ukraine has recently stepped up. The occupied territory is being gradually isolated from the rest of Ukraine as Russian influence in eastern Ukraine grows.
Chubarov urges President to call for UN Security Council meeting as Mejlis banned
Дата: 14.04.2016 11:40
Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov states that President Petro Poroshenko should call for an urgent meeting of the UN Security Council and the EU's executive arm, to forestall the threat of reprisals against the indigenous people of Crimea by the Russian Federation; he said on Facebook.
G7 opposes lifting Russia sanctions
Дата: 14.04.2016 10:45
Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development of France Jean-Marc Ayrault believes there are no grounds for discussing the issue of lifting sanctions from Russia in the European Union as the implementation of the Minsk Agreements is being blocked.
Russia-occupied Crimea suspends council representing Tatar minority
Дата: 14.04.2016 10:20
The chief prosecutor of the Russia-occupied Crimea has ordered the suspension of a council that represents the region’s Tatar ethnic minority, Radio Liberty reported.
Dzhemilev: Crimean Tatars are under totalitarian regime in Russia-occupied Сrimea
Дата: 11.04.2016 14:45
Crimean Tatars are under totalitarian and fascist regime according to Crimean Tatar leader, Ukrainian MP Mustafa Dzhemilev.
G7 again condemns annexation of Crimea
Дата: 11.04.2016 12:40
Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven have condemned the illegal annexation of Crimea and called on Russia to apply more efforts to solve the conflict in eastern Ukraine, Deutsche Welle reports.
Some 22 people missing, four dead in Crimea under Russian occupation - Jemilev
Дата: 08.04.2016 15:15
Some 22 people have disappeared in Crimea and over 200 searches were carried on in homes of Crimean Tatars and in cultural institutions, said President's Commissioner for the Rights of the Crimean Tatars, Petro Poroshenko Bloc MP, Mustafa Jemilev.
Eleven Crimean Tatars imprisoned in Crimea – Chubarov
Дата: 01.04.2016 10:50
At present eleven Crimean Tatars are imprisoned in the territory of occupied Crimea, Chairman of the Crimean Tatar Mejlis Refat Chubarov has said.
Paliament calls for condemnation of ban on Crimean Tatars' Mejlis in occupied Crimea
Дата: 31.03.2016 14:50
Ukraine's Verkhovna Rada has called on international organizations, world leaders and members of the international community to condemn the violation of Crimean Tatar people's rights by Russian occupying authorities and their ban on the Mejlis in Crimea.
EU should not rule out strengthening of sanctions against Russia – Grybauskaite
Дата: 18.03.2016 17:40
There is no reason to discuss lifting sanctions against Russia. On the contrary, the strengthening of sanctions should not be ruled out in case of deterioration of the situation in Ukraine, President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaitė said in an interview with The Daily Beast.
Parliament on June 15 to hold hearings about Crimea, Sevastopol reintegration strategy
Дата: 18.03.2016 13:15
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has passed a resolution to hold parliamentary hearings, entitled "A Strategy for Reintegrating the Temporarily Occupied Territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and City of Sevastopol to Ukraine: Painful Issues, Ways and Methods".
Russia holds captive at least 29 Ukrainian political prisoners – Foreign Ministry
Дата: 18.03.2016 12:45
The Foreign Ministry of Ukraine states it has sent Russia 160 notes of protest urging to release Ukrainian political prisoners, 69 of them concerned Nadiya Savchenko, Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine Vadym Prystaiko said during an hour of questions to the Government in the Parliament of Ukraine, Ukrinform reports.