KYIV (QHA) -

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine urged to release the Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Ahtem Chiygoz saying about political repression of Stalinist era, Speaker of the MFA of Ukraine Mariana Betsa wrote on her Twitter microblog.

“Political repression of Stalinist era. We demand the immediate release of A.Chiygoz, a hostage of aggressive Russian policy,” she wrote.

The 32nd hearing into the case of Ahtem Chiygoz, the Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean, is held in Crimea today. The defendant cannot attend it due to discriminatory provisions on the remote participation in the 1st instance process.

 

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