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One of the leaders of the banned in Russia as extremist organization “the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people” Mustafa Dzhemilev said that he would like to get answers to your questions about the Crimea and the Donbass personally by the candidate in presidents of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, and not from his staff. He told about it on air “5 channel”.
According to Dzhemilev, the questions concerned not only the Crimea, but plans Zelensky to establish good neighborly relations with Russia. “What concessions are you going to go to appease [Russian President Vladimir] Putin? Does not this recognition of the annexation of Crimea and occupation of parts of the Donetsk and Luhansk region?” — asked the leader of the Crimean Tatar people.
On March 31, Ukraine held presidential elections. According to the final results of the first round, Zelensky received 30,24% of the votes, and the current President Petro Poroshenko — by 15.95 percent. The Chairman of the “Batkivshchyna” Yulia Tymoshenko scored 13,40%, the candidate from “Opposition platform For life,” Yuriy Boyko — 11.67 percent. The second round of elections is scheduled for April 21.
Cemil, together with other leaders of the organization “the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people,” — Refat Chubarov and Lenur islyamova — September 2015 organized the so-called food blockade of the Crimea. With the support of the militants of the banned in Russia group “Right sector” (PS) they blocked the entry of trucks with Ukrainian goods on the territory of the Peninsula.
Crimea reunited with Russia following a referendum in 2014. In Kiev refused to recognize the voting results and called the Peninsula Ukrainian territory. Moscow, in turn, indicates compliance with the procedures for the reunification of the Crimea with Russia the norms of international law.
Video, photo All from Russia.