KYIV (QHA) -

The EU Delegation to Ukraine reports that the EU is dumbstruck by intentions to ban the Mejlis activities, according to a statement published on the Deligation’s Facebook page.  

The European Union strongly condemned the illegal detention of thirteen Ukrainian citizens and representatives of the Crimean Tatar people by the occupation authorities of Crimea on February 11-12, 2016.

Press Attaché of the EU Delegation to Ukraine confirmed the published information to a QHA correspondent, adding that the EU called on the occupying authorities to allow the human rights defenders access to the peninsula.

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