Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu at the meeting of foreign Ministers of countries-members of NATO tried to convince you to save contacts with Crimean Tatars to defend their exclusion.
"The crisis in Ukraine shows how fragile the security and stability in the European Union. Ukraine should Express support, she was able to provide better security for its people. Extending a hand to Ukraine, we must not forget the suffering of the Crimean people. Illegal annexation of Crimea does not have the opportunity to be recognized in any way. Maintaining contacts with the Crimean Tatars and preventing their isolation is key in this regard, " said Davutoglu, whose speech was broadcast on the Internet office of NATO.
Republic of Crimea and located on the Crimean Peninsula Sevastopol became the Russian regions according to the results of the referendum on 16 March 2014, more than 90% of participants who voted for the output of these regions from Ukraine and reunification with Russia. The head of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin said that the referendum in Crimea complies with international law and the UN Charter. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation has stated many times that the residents of the Crimea in a democratic way, in full accordance with international law and the Charter of the United Nations voted for reunification with Russia, respecting and accepting this choice, and this decision is the reality that ought to be considered.
in Crimea there are about 260 thousand Crimean Tatars. After joining the Crimea to Russia in practice 100% of Crimean Tatars received passports of citizens of Russia, they are also widely represented in government. According to the Constitution of Crimea, the status of state languages assigned to Russian, Crimean Tatar and Ukrainian languages.