Category: Crimea

Mustafa Dzhemilev’s unwavering determination to defend Crimean Tatars’ rights


  Two traumatic events, 70 years apart, frame the life and struggles of Mustafa Dzhemilev, according to National Endowment for Democracy President Carl Gershman. The first was Stalin’s forced deportation… Read more »

Mustafa Dzhemilev: Crimean Tatars ‘known for history of nonviolent resistance’


Russia’s federal security service, the FSB, this week claimed to have discovered and terminated the activity of a so-called ‘extremist group’, allegedly created by Crimean Tatar leaders Mustafa Dzhemilev (above)… Read more »