SIMFEROPOL (QHA) - Mejlis of Crimean Tatar people is a strong supporter of the signing of the Association Agreement between Ukraine and the European Union. Former head of Mejlis Mustafa Jemilev said this in his report at a session of the Kurultay of the Crimean Tatars, Ukrinform reports. "We are a strong supporter of the signing of the Association Agreement between the EU and Ukraine, because this opens up the way for a permanent and impartial monitoring of the situation with the restoration of the rights of Crimean Tatar people both on the part of the EU and other international organizations," Jemilev said. He said that certain results had been achieved in this regard - the OSCE, the EU and the UN supported the proposal of the Mejlis to hold an international forum on the restoration of rights of Crimean Tatar people in Crimea next year, ahead of the 70th anniversary of the deportation.

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