Amazing art project hits home! ‘Underground Despair’- a prison corridor recreating atmosphere of Russian prisons, where Crimean Tatar prisoners illegally detained for days, months, years By Georgian artist David Kukhalashvili & Euromaidan SOS,Yevropeiska Sq, Kyiv#CrimeaisUkraine
The Navalny team refused to remove occupied Crimea from their map at despite the personal appeal of Refat Chubarov, head of the Crimean Tatar Medzhlis. "If you want justice at home, stop looting in someone else's house," Chubarov vented his anger on FB
Crimean Tatar military pilot Amet-Khan Sultan died #OTD 50 yrs ago Despite returning from WWII a war hero (he shot down 30 Nazi planes), he was barred from working as a pilot: as Stalin branded the Crimean Tatars "traitors" &deported them to Central Asia
20 people have been detained in raids on Crimean Tatar homes in and around #Simferopol . Russian authorities say they are looking for members of Hizb ut-Tahrir, which is banned in #Russia but not in #Ukraine . #Crimea
Joint statement by foreign ministers of Ukraine, Estonia @MFAestonia , Georgia @MFAgovge , Latvia @Latvian_MFA , Lithuania @LithuaniaMFA and Poland @PolandMFA on the 76th anniversary of the Crimean Tatar people deportation:
“He only breathes fresh air when they take him to court” Eleonora Bekirova, daughter of Crimean Tatar and political prisoner Edem Bekirov, calls for Crimea to be returned to a free and independent Ukraine. #FreeEdemBekirov | #CrimeaisUkraine
This Crimean Tatar woman was sentenced to do community service for insulting a police officer. She says she was unfairly sentenced, and many people agree - so they came to help her sweep every single day.
Meeting President to prepare the . Sadly al #EaPSummito a moment to mourn the death of veteran activist Vedzhiye Kashka and express our solidarity with the Crimean Tatar community and all of Ukraine. EU will never recognise Russia’s illegal annexation of Crimea.
The US is concerned by the detention of Crimean Tatar leader Ilmi Umerov. The Russian govt. should release him.