KYIV (QHA) -

A meeting of members of the North Atlantic Council with representatives of the Crimean Tatar people took place in Kyiv on July 10, during which the situation in the annexed Crimea was discussed, according to the leader of the Crimean Tatar people Mustafa Dzhemilev.

“Each of the speakers had the opportunity to tell the members of the North Atlantic Council about the state of affairs in the occupied Crimea, the real situation with human rights, political persecution and militarization of the Crimea by the occupiers,” he wrote.

After the speeches of the Crimean Tatar people representatives, members of the NATO Council assured them in support of the territorial integrity of Ukraine.

Earlier, the same day, July 10, the North Atlantic Council of NATO, under the Chairmanship of the Secretary General of the Alliance Jens Stoltenberg, arrived in Kyiv on a visit.

During a joint press conference with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said that NATO countries play a decisive role in mobilizing Ukraine's international support in countering Russian aggression, seeking ways to overcome it in the process of returning Russia to international law.

PHOTO: Mustafa Dzhemilev

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