Since the beginning of the entrance campaign, a number of requests on education in Ukraine and abroad, received by the Mission from the citizens of Ukraine, residing in the temporarily occupied Crimea has increased significantly.
We remind the youth from Crimea that “diplomas” and other “graduation certificates”, issued in the temporarily occupied territory of AR of Crimea are legally null and are not recognized by Ukraine and other countries in the world.
The Seimas of Lithuania recognized the crimes, committed against the Crimea Tartars in 1944 and condemned elimination and deportation of Crimean Tartar People from the Crimean peninsula, their motherland to uninhabited regions of the Middle Asia that was planned and carried out by the total Soviet regime in 1944. This resulted in death of the majority of deported Crimean Tartars caused by hunger, disease, tortures and hard labor “The Seimas of Lithuania: deportation of Crimean Tartars recognized as genocide”
Under the hybrid war, an objective, impartial information and free word are powerful weapons in struggle for state independence and territorial integrity.
After the Russian occupation in Crimea, the process of restriction of freedom of expression has begun, including elimination of independent mass media, persecution and harassment against journalists. The Russian occupying authorities take all possible measures to prevent the access of the Crimean residents to the independent and alternative media outlets “We congratulate journalists with their professional holiday, the Day of Journalist!”
The Holy Month Ramadan, the time of purification and spiritual healing has ended. I wish Allah accepted your fasting, praying and good deeds.
Let this glorious feast be happy and joyful for all Muslims!
Under the temporarily occupation and continuous harassment by the criminal regime in Crimea, our compatriots have spiritual strength and patience! We will definitely win and the time will come when Crimea will be without the Russian occupiers!
the First Deputy of the Permanent Representative of the President of Ukraine in AR of Crimea
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy met with relatives and friends of Ukrainians illegally detained in the Russian Federation and held captive by pro-Russia militants in the temporarily occupied territories of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, as well as Crimea.
“We invited you to listen, exchange thoughts and understand how we can speed up the return of our men. Thank you for coming here,” Volodymyr Zelenskyy noted “Volodymyr Zelenskyy met with relatives and friends of captive Ukrainians”
The President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky approved the composition of delegation to the International Tribunal hearings on the Case concerning the rights of the coastal state in the Black Sea, the Sea of Azov and the Kerch Straight (Ukraine v. Russian Federation) to be held on 10-14 June 2019 in Hague, the Kingdom of Netherlands in accordance with Annex VII of the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea.
On 30 May 2019 press conference on theme: “March widespread arrests in Crimea: what happens to detainees today and what assistance do they need” has been held in the Ukrainian Crisis Media Center with the participation of the head of Mejlis of Crimean Tartar People, People’s Deputy Refat Chubarov, political detainees’ family members and their advocates “March widespread arrests in Crimea: what happens to detainees today and what assistance do they need”
On 29 May 2019 a round table discussion on theme: “Sightings of Crimea and current state of the cultural heritage of Ukraine” was organized by the civic organization “Crimean Center for Business and Cultural Cooperation” with the support of the Ukrainian Cultural Fund in Kyiv. The discussion brought together the interlocutors from the Ministry of TOT and IDPs of Ukraine and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, the Mission of the President of Ukraine AR of Crimea, the Prosecutor’s Office of AR of Crimea, and experts on archeology and cultural heritage “Round table discussion: “Sightings of Crimea and current state of the cultural heritage of Ukraine””
On 23-24 May 2019 the conference “Occupied Crimea: foreign and security policies”, organized by the funds “Maidan of Foreign Affairs” and Konrad Adenauer was held in Kyiv. The interlocutors of the conference were the leadership of the Mission of the President of Ukraine in AR of Crimea, Ministry of Information Policy of Ukraine, Mejlis of Crimean Tartar People as well as human rights defenders. Experts on Crimea and the student’s youth “Participation in the conference “Occupied Crimea: foreign and security policies””