KYIV (QHA) -

On July 26, the Commissioner for Human Rights of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, Lyudmila Denisova, concluded an agreement on cooperation with the Chief Ombudsman of Turkey, Şeref Malkoç.

The parties agreed on organizing joint trainings and developing mechanisms for the protection of human rights.

"Now it will be easier for us to defend the violated rights of Ukrainian citizens in Turkey. We will exchange experience and provide each other with the necessary assistance,” Denisova wrote on Facebook.

According to her, the parties will negotiate with the universities of the two countries to send students to familiarize themselves with the activities of the Ombudsperson.

Earlier it was reported that the Chief Ombudsman of the Turkish Republic, Şeref Malkoç, met with the Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people and members of the representative body of the Crimean Tatars during his visit to Ukraine. Mejlis, in particular, informed the Chief Ombudsman of Turkey about the violation of human rights in the Crimea.

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