In occupied Crimea, members of the Russian Federal Security Service detained Crimean Tatar Emil Mukhteremov in Feodosia. They later took him to a field and forced to dig a grave in which they threatened to bury him.
The incident that occurred last night between the Ukrainian military and members of Asker NGO is over.
Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov has confirmed the information about the incident that occurred on the night of Feb. 13, 2017 at Chonhar between the Ukrainian military and members of Asker NGO.
On Sunday, Feb. 26, Kyiv will host a march of solidarity with the Crimean Tatar people, Ukrainians and people of other nationalities who became hostages of Russian invaders on their native land.
Head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov links arrest of another group of "saboteurs" in Sevastopol with Russia's desire to ease the sanctions.
The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) searched the house of Crimean Tatar National Movement activist Suleiman Kadyrov in occupied Crimea in the morning of Oct. 5.
A rally in support of the Crimean Tatar Mejlis in Russia-occupied Crimea took place at the heart of Kyiv on Thursday.
Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov made an appeal to the people of occupied Crimea, urging them to fully boycott all stages of illegal elections to the Russian State Duma on the peninsula.
Russian helicopter gunships were recorded hovering over Crimean Tatars’ Sary-Su village in Russian-occupied Crimea.
Head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people, Petro Poroshenko Bloc MP Refat Chubarov states that 18 Crimean Tatars in Russian-occupied Crimea went missing, and four were found dead.
The energy of the Crimean Tatar people multiplied by the energy of the Ukrainian people instills hope that the Russian-occupied Crimea will be freed.
When negotiations about the de-occupation of Crimea start, Russia will exploit the issue of protecting the rights of peninsula's Russian-speaking population.
Western sanctions imposed against Russia must only be lifted following de-occupation of Crimea. Otherwise their effect will be minimal.
The Mejlis will come out with proposal to stiffen sanctions against Russia in case of its ban by the Russian invaders. Every second address of 41 delivered at the UN Council on Human Rights session in Geneva was devoted to discussion of the situation with the Mejlis.
The case to ban the activities of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people heard by the Kremlin-controlled court in Crimea is contrary to international law.
Should the court ban the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People, about 2,000 Crimean Tatars may be recognized terrorists.