Simferopol (QHA) - Crimean Council of Ministers requested Ukrainian Cabinet of Ministers to allocate 50 million UAH from the state budget for the needs of formerly deported citizens. This was said by Crimean Prime Minister Anatoly Mogilev during the meeting with deputies of Crimean Parliament and head of Mejlis of Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov, informs press service of the Council of Ministers. Among the most urgent problems of the formerly deported, the Prime Minister named natural gas supply to settlements of compact residence of deportees. In the framework of the meeting, the parties also discussed other issues, among which was preparation of events, dedicated to the 70th anniversary of deportation this year. The participants also discussed the bill to the Ukrainian Parliament on restoration of rights of citizens deported on ethnic grounds. Mogilev noted that this issue is in full competence of the Ukrainian Parliament. Besides, according to Mogilev “the adoption of a law requires adequate financial resources for its implementation”.

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