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Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nation Volodymyr Yelchenko has sent to UN Secretary-General António Guterres a letter with the call of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People to recognize the genocide of the Crimean Tatars.

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"Amb. @YelchenkoUN sent to #UNSG @antonioguterres a letter with the Call of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People to the Parliaments and the Governments of the United Nations to Recognize the Genocide of the Crimean Tatar People," the Permanent Mission of Ukraine to the UN wrote on Twitter on May 18, 2019.

As UNIAN reported earlier, Ukraine and the rest of the world are on May 18 honoring the victims of genocide against the Crimean Tatar people and are marking the Day of Struggle for the Rights of the Crimean Tatars.