Russia raiding Crimean Tatar activists' homes in occupied Crimea (Photos, video) Searches are being conducted in several areas of the occupied peninsula simultaneously.
11:05, 31 August 2020
Ukraine sends Russia list of illegally detained Crimean Tatars for next swap Zelensky during his latest phone talks Putin had initiated a discussion on the release of 22 Crimean Tatars.
14:00, 07 August 2020
Crimean political prisoner's missing toddler found dead near house after three days Musa Suleimanov went missing in the village of Strohanivka, Simferopol district, Crimea, on July 24.
15:30, 26 July 2020
RFE/RL: Russia-controlled court sentences Crimean Tatar for participation in resistance group He was sentenced to eight years in prison.
20:55, 22 July 2020
Human rights activists report repressions against Crimean Tatars in occupied Crimea Russia continues repressions against the Crimean Tatars and pro-Ukrainian citizens in the annexed peninsula, Bariev says.
22:55, 14 July 2020
Two Crimean Tatars detained during July 7 searches to remand in custody until Sept 9 – NGO The hearings were held behind closed doors.
16:10, 09 July 2020
EU expects Russia to end pressure on Crimean Tatars The EU expects all illegally detained Ukrainians to be released without delay.
22:59, 08 July 2020
U.S. Embassy in Kyiv concerned by detentions of Crimean Tatars on July 7 The U.S. diplomats reiterate Russia must free all Ukrainian political prisoners.
14:25, 07 July 2020
Ukraine to get occupied Crimea back – Zelensky Zelensky has congratulated all Ukrainians, primarily the Crimean Tatars, on Day of the Crimean Tatar flag.
16:00, 26 June 2020
No amendments to Russian Constitution can prevent Crimea de-occupation – Ukraine's FM Putin has scheduled a vote on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation for July 1.
15:00, 26 June 2020
Ukraine to initiate creation of international platform to end Russian occupation of Crimea The issue of the occupied peninsula will always be among the priorities until it is returned to Ukraine.
15:59, 02 June 2020
Ukraine calls on international community to condemn violations by Russia of Crimean Tatars' rights, freedoms The Ukrainian parliament urged to lift the illegal restrictions on Crimean Tatars' right to keep their representative institutions, including the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people.
15:45, 02 June 2020
Zelensky taps Crimean Tatar Dzhaparova for post of deputy foreign minister Representatives of the Crimean Tatar people should be represented at the highest diplomatic level, president believes.
18:30, 18 May 2020
Six countries express support to Crimean Tatars in struggle for their rights – joint statement The 76th anniversary of the deportation of Crimean Tatars is observed on May 18.
16:25, 18 May 2020
RFE/RL: Russian court rejects Crimean blogger's appeal Memedeminov was arrested in Crimea in late March 2018 on charges his YouTube videos incited followers to commit acts of terrorism.
23:46, 14 May 2020
Dzhemilev: Not all Crimean Tatars illegally held in Russia may agree to be swapped The Kremlin categorically opposes the release of Crimean Tatars, the official says.
16:30, 10 March 2020
Russia "fully destroyed" political rights in Crimea – Freedom House Russia has made impossible any opposition activity, persecuting people for any form of dissent in Crimea.
21:50, 08 March 2020
Turkish position on Crimea "firm" – envoy Guldere noted that this year, Ukraine is marking not only the sixth year of resistance to the Russian occupation of Crimea but also the 76th anniversary of the deportation of Crimean Tatars.
23:50, 26 February 2020
RFE/RL: Ukraine's Crimean Tatar TV asks EU for money to stay afloat The resolution called on the European Commission to provide financial assistance to the Crimean Tatar channel as well as other media in exile in Ukraine.
10:40, 25 February 2020