Сommittee of Ukrainian voters may observe Crimean Tatar referendum

9 April 2014 14:57
(QHA) -

The committee of voters of Ukraine will observe Crimean Tatar referendum and make comprehensive assessment of the process, if the referendum organization meets Ukrainian and International laws, head of the Crimean department of the committee Andrey Krysko announced.

“If the decision on holding the referendum does not meet these principles, as the referendum on March 16 did, we won’t give a comprehensive assessment of the referendum”- he added.

To recall, at the Kurultay of Crimean Tatar people March 29, head of Mejlis Refat Chubarov emphasized that Crimean Tatars have their right for self-determination.

Mejlis of Crimean Tatar people announced the preparation for referendum on determining the political will of Crimean Tatar people on Crimea’s future.

The head of organizational group on preparation of referendum Eskender Bariev noted  the process should be legitimate, so the result to be recognized by international community.

Still it is unknown whether the referendum will take place.

Mejlis has already contacted international organizations, such as UN and OSCE.