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
Crimean Tatars' leader Dzhemilev speaks about "silence" on occupied peninsula Dzhemilev says those who could speak and express their point of view were either abducted or killed, or are in prison.
10:42, 30 January 2020
Dzhemilev, Chubarov ask Zelensky to raise issue of OSCE admission to occupied Crimea The task for the mission will be recording all human rights violations in the temporary occupied peninsula.
16:45, 10 August 2019
Zelensky ready to create Crimean Tatar autonomy – Dzhemilev The Crimean Tatar leader says Zelensky is set to convene a Constitutional commission to consider the prepared amendments to the tenth chapter of the Basic Law, and after that to submit the bill to the Verkhovna Rada.
22:30, 09 August 2019
Crimean Tatar leader elaborates on Zelensky's upcoming visit to Turkey According to the head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people, Turkey remains Ukraine's strategic ally.
23:10, 05 August 2019
Team Zelensky "not fully aware" of Crimea issues but president's own statements "very adequate": Dzhemilev The Crimean Tatar leader announced preparations for his meeting with the head of state.
11:55, 20 June 2019
Occupation authorities mull terrorism-related charges against Crimea Tatar leader Dzhemilev's stepson The Mejlis Chairman does not rule out that the Russian occupation authorities are preparing new large-scale provocations against the Crimean Tatars.
14:20, 16 May 2019
Team Zelensky: Crimea must return to Ukraine, Russia must pay compensation for damage done Zelensky's campaign headquarters notes that any talks about exchanging Crimea for peace in Donbas are off the table, under any circumstances.
10:40, 16 April 2019
"Broken fetters": Crimean Tatar leader comments on significance of church autocephaly The MP told how Ukrainians rose the "tomos question" in discussions with Bartholomew back in 1990s.
10:15, 08 January 2019
Poroshenko awards Crimean Tatars' Dzhemilev with Order of Freedom On November 13, the Crimean Tatar leader celebrated his 75th anniversary.
11:20, 14 November 2018
Erdogan requests Kremlin prisoners list, promises to "talk to Putin" - Dzhemilev The Crimean Tatar leader says a few days ago the Turkish foreign ministry requested a full list of Ukrainian political prisoners held in Russian captivity.
10:20, 22 August 2018
Dzhemilev assesses possibility of Russia forcing land corridor into Crimea amid severe drought Putin will not go for a military campaign in the area, Dzhemilev believes.
22:30, 19 June 2018
Ukraine charges Moscow has brought up to 1 million Russians into Crimea – media Dzhemilev estimated that the total number of Russians brought into the disputed region was between 850,000 and 1 million.
11:07, 28 May 2018
Russia's FSB accuses Crimean Tatars of 'extremist' plot – media The FSB accused Crimean Tatar activists of establishing, participating in, and recruiting for an extremist group – charges that can be punished by up to 10 years in prison.
16:12, 21 May 2018
Dzhemilev: UNSC to hold meeting on Russian elections in Crimea The UN Security Council will have an Arria-formula meeting.
15:16, 15 March 2018
Dzhemilev warns fake Mejlis may be created in occupied Crimea <p>The Ukrainian president's envoy for the Crimean Tatar people, MP and Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Dzhemilev, states that a fake Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people may be created in the Russian-occupied Crimea, according to an UNIAN correspondent.</p>
17:55, 12 December 2017
Crimean Tatar leader Dzhemilev: At least 250,000 people from Russia brought to occupied Crimea <p>The Ukrainian president's envoy for the Crimean Tatar people, MP and Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Dzhemilev says Russia rudely violates the Geneva Convention on the inadmissibility of compulsory change in the demographic situation in the occupied territory.</p>
11:19, 24 November 2017
Crimean Tatars' Dzhemilev: Russia violates Geneva Convention of 1949 <p>Russian occupiers in the illegally-annexed Crimea persecute those who express dissent with de-facto authorities, Commissioner of the Ukrainian President for Crimean Tatar affairs, Mustafa Dzhemilev, said at a meeting with Head of the Presidential Administration Ihor Rainin and the delegation of the Congress of local and regional authorities of the Council of Europe, where human rights violations in Crimea were discussed.</p>
21:50, 22 November 2017
Dzhemilev speaks about invaders' ways to intimidate locals in occupied Crimea <p>The Ukrainian president's envoy for the Crimean Tatar people, MP and Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Dzhemilev, states that cynical disregard for human rights in the occupied Crimea is reaching an unprecedented scale.</p>
15:30, 09 August 2017
Dzhemilev: Occupiers conduct over 800 searches at Crimean Tatars to intimidate them <p>The occupiers in the territory of annexed Crimea have conducted more than 800 searches at Crimean Tatars in order to intimidate them, the Ukrainian president's envoy to the Crimean Tatar people and Crimean Tatar leader, Ukrainian MP Mustafa Dzhemilev said at a briefing in Kyiv.</p>
16:20, 12 May 2017