Fule called on authorities to recognize Mejlis legitimate

20 September 2013 15:23
Simferopol (QHA) - EU Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighborhood Policy Stefan Fule emphasized during the round table on international relations in Crimea the need of recognizing the legitimacy of Mejlis of Crimean Tatar people, informs press service of Mejlis. The EU Commissioner stressed the need of recognizing the importance of pluralism within the Crimean Tatar community as well as the legitimacy of Mejlis of Crimean Tatars. The EU Commissioner offered to create a legal framework for formerly deported people, in particular by adopting the law of Ukraine “On restoration the rights of people deported on ethnic grounds”. He mentioned that the draft of this law was considered by deputies of Ukrainian Parliament in the first reading in June 2012.