The President’s wife, the head of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation, the co-chairman of the Mystetskyi Arsenal Development Council Maryna Poroshenko, together with US Special Representative for Ukraine Kurt Volker, opened the V International Forum “Occupied Crimea: 5 Years of Resistance” and visited the exhibition “Amazing Crimean Stories” “Maryna Poroshenko opened the V International Forum “Occupied Crimea: 5 Years of Resistance” and visited the exhibition “Amazing Crimean Stories””
On this day, five years ago, in front of the Crimean Parliament building in Simferopol, a meeting of Crimean Tatars and pro-Ukrainian activists took place in support of the territorial integrity of Ukraine. Thousands of people came out to say “NO” to Russian occupation of Crimea.
On 26 February, the rallies, discussions, foras, meetings in support of the territorial integrity of Ukraine are held in Ukraine and all over the world.
Following an initial working meeting in Kiev of the First Deputy of the Permanent Representative of the President of Ukraine in the AR of Crimea Izet Gdanov and the Director of the National Institute of Strategic Studies (NISS) Rostyslav Pavlenko, it has been decided to join efforts to develop the strategic program of de-occupation and reintegration of the temporarily occupied territory of AR of Crimea, taking into account all aspects and developments “Mission of the President of Ukraine in AR of Crimea and National Institute of Strategic Studies agreed to collaborate”
On 23February 2019 a regular national Crimea Tatar Wrestling Tournament “Kuresh” to memorize the famous activist of Crimean Tatar People Noman Chelebydzikhan was held in Kyiv “Wrestling Kuresh Tournament of memory of Noman Chelebydzikhan”