(QHA) -

Unity of International Journalists of Turkic Speaking Countries and Unity of Journalists of Bartin (Turkey), have arranged ceremony of Ismail Gasprinsky Awards, in the sphere of journalism and human rights protection.

The ceremony took place in the Cultural center of Bartin, Turkey.Церемония награждения была проведена в городском здании культурного центра.

After the speech of the governor of Bartin Seitfettin Azizoglu, the mayor Dzhemal Akin, the rector of the Bartin University prof. Ramazan Kaplan and other prominent people, the ceremony started.

Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Jemilev and the Mejlis of Crimean Tatar people were awarded The Human Rights award.

Crimean News Agency was awarded the Journalism of Turkic World award.