ANKARA (QHA) -

Yesterday, November 16, the assistant to the Chairman of the World Congress of Crimean Tatars Umit Shilit held a meeting with Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey, the Crimean Tatar by origin, Nurettin Canikli.

Shilit informed QHA agency that he reported to the Turkish Deputy Prime Minister on measures and decisions taken at the sixth WCCT meeting in Kyiv (November4-5). In turn, Canikli ensured that Turkey is closely following the situation of the Crimean Tatars, and that it is ready to do everything necessary for Crimea.

November 4 -5, the sixth meeting of the World Congress of Crimean Tatars Executive Committee (WCCT) was held in the Ukrainian capital. Within two days, members of the executive committee and social activists had an opportunity to discuss the situation of the Crimean Tatars in the occupied Crimea, Ukraine and in the world. 

QHA