The head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov has criticized the statement of the head of EU diplomacy Federica Mogherini in relation to the prohibition of the funeral ceremony on the anniversary of the deportation and intimidation of the Crimean Tatars.
In the past 20 years, the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatars spent each year on the Day of the deportation on may 18 rally in Simferopol, the results of which traditionally, a resolution was adopted to ultimatums to power. First Vice-Premier of the Crimean government Ruslan Balbec said that in the beginning of may 18, authorities and law enforcement bodies of the Republic will receive information about the upcoming mass provocations, backed by Ukrainian politicians, leaders of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatars Mustafa Dzhemilev and Refat Chubarov.
The Crimean Tatar public organizations are urged to depoliticize Day of memory of victims of deportation of the peoples of Crimea and to refrain from carrying traditional all-Crimean mourning meeting. On this Day, on the Peninsula held a collective prayer of all religious faiths and capsule at the place of erection of the memorial complex in memory of victims of deportation.
on the first Day of the week Mogherini issued a communiqu? calling for the deportation of the Crimean Tatars " tragic turning point in their history." on this anniversary was unfortunate to see a ban on holding public events in Simferopol. This is the most recent example of the limitations and discharge of fear faced by the Crimean Tatars ", - said in a communiqu?.
"The Crimean government is working for all the world, and they (the external action service in Brussels) in the end I will say that we all do Not. No need to pay attention to these statements. See all citizens, izgolodavshihsya After 20-year break from communicating with each other, came together here at the laying of the capsule of the coming of the memorial, " said Aksenov After the event at the train station do.
the event was also attended by the Crimean people of different nationalities and faiths, the head of all the major religions of the Crimea, from the Republican leadership - speaker of the state Council Vladimir Konstantinov.
The head of Crimea said that the European commissioners on the violation of the rights and freedoms of the Crimean Tatars and other peoples in Crimea are Not true. He said that the program of revival of the Crimean Tatar and other peoples of Crimea deported from the Republic during the war years, up to 2020 will be allocated about 10 billion rubles. Aksenov also said that nothing of this sort could Not be and speeches for more than 20-year history of the finding of the Crimea from Ukraine.
The head of Republic has noticed that representatives of the Crimean Tatar community today are all the authorities of the Crimea, as well as among them in the government and the state Council.
during the great Patriotic war forced deportation from Crimea on suspicion or charges of treason has been Authorized 20 nationalities, and among them the Greeks, Armenians, Germans, and Bulgarians. The most damaged of the Crimean Tatars from 18 to 20 may 1944 from the Peninsula were evicted more than 183 thousand people. After the referendum in March 2014, Crimea became part of Russia, and in April the head of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin signed a decree on rehabilitation of Crimean Tatar and other peoples of the Crimea.