Russia continues unabated oppression of Crimean Tatars

10:30, 04 March 2016
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The Crimean Tatar's main representative body, the Mejlis, could soon be banned in the Russian-occupied Black Sea peninsula by self-styled prosecutors for “extremist activities” – tactics not unusual in Soviet-style justice, according to Ukraine Today.

Joining Ukraine Today to explain how Crimean Tatars are preparing for the almost certain ban and how the Ukrainian state and NGO's are helping bring the indigenous group's plight to the world's attention is Emine Dzheppar, a Ukrainian activist and advisor to the Ministry of Information Policy.

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