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    Hundreds of Crimean Tatars and Ukrainians gathered at Bessarabska Square in Kyiv
    Hundreds of Crimean Tatars and Ukrainians gathered at Bessarabska Square in Kyiv
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    "The flag of the Crimean Tatar people is a symbol of freedom, unbowed will and struggle, for me this holiday is an occasion to acquaint everyone with our culture and unite the Crimean Tatar people," said Crimean Tatar activist Rustem Abduramanov
    "The flag of the Crimean Tatar people is a symbol of freedom, unbowed will and struggle, for me this holiday is an occasion to acquaint everyone with our culture and unite the Crimean Tatar people," said Crimean Tatar activist Rustem Abduramanov
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    Unfolding the main national relic of the Crimean Tatar people, the participants of the action marched along Khreshchatyk to Independence Square
    Unfolding the main national relic of the Crimean Tatar people, the participants of the action marched along Khreshchatyk to Independence Square
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    The march participants unfolded the world's largest Crimean Tatar flag
    The march participants unfolded the world's largest Crimean Tatar flag
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    The size of the flag is 39 by 6 meters
    The size of the flag is 39 by 6 meters
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    "The Crimean Tatar flag is one of the symbols of our invincibility and perseverance in protecting our rights and building a structure within which we realize the right to self-determination," said the Head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar peop
    "The Crimean Tatar flag is one of the symbols of our invincibility and perseverance in protecting our rights and building a structure within which we realize the right to self-determination," said the Head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar peop
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    Following the march on Maidan Nezalezhnosti a planned solemn meeting took place
    Following the march on Maidan Nezalezhnosti a planned solemn meeting took place
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    For the first time, the Crimean Tatars celebrated the National Flag Day in 2010.
    For the first time, the Crimean Tatars celebrated the National Flag Day in 2010.
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    Then, on June 26, at the fifth Qurultay, a decision was made to celebrate this day every year as the Day of the Crimean Tatar flag.
    Then, on June 26, at the fifth Qurultay, a decision was made to celebrate this day every year as the Day of the Crimean Tatar flag.
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    Every year on June 26 in the capital of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Simferopol, as well as in other cities solemn events were held in which hundreds of people took part.
    Every year on June 26 in the capital of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Simferopol, as well as in other cities solemn events were held in which hundreds of people took part.
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    Mufti of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Ukraine "UMMA" Said Ismagilov
    Mufti of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Ukraine "UMMA" Said Ismagilov
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    After the annexation of the Crimea by Russia, all actions supported by the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people and Crimean Tatar communities began to take place on the mainland of Ukraine.
    After the annexation of the Crimea by Russia, all actions supported by the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people and Crimean Tatar communities began to take place on the mainland of Ukraine.
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    Mufti of the Spiritual Directorate of Muslims of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea (DUM ARC) Ayder Rustamov
    Mufti of the Spiritual Directorate of Muslims of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea (DUM ARC) Ayder Rustamov
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    Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov
    Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov
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    The meeting ended with festive performances.
    The meeting ended with festive performances.
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