Peskov said the International court of justice on the harassment of the residents of Crimea

Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov commented on the decision of the International court of justice on the provisional measures adopted in connection with the claim of Ukraine to Russia. Recall that the court, in particular, demanded an end to the infringement of the rights of Crimean Tatars in Crimea and to restore their representative body: the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people at the moment recognized in Russia extremist organization.


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According to Peskov, the functioning of the public associations of the Crimean Tatars, he sees no problems, but there are “extremism and extremist organizations” and they “should be prosecuted according to law.”

Thus, says a spokesman, issues for public and political activities there, as “what is not forbidden is allowed”.

Note that immediately after the decision of the International court of justice Deputy head of Mejlis Nariman Jalalov has suggested that the Russian authorities will be able to perform it, while not changing the status quo. So, according to Djalalova, they could attempt to offer to be the leader of the Majlis is currently in court or in exile public figures loyal Russian Vice speaker of Crimean Parliament Remzi Ilyasov, whom the state media is now called “the leader of the Crimean Tatars”.

Read, as in the Crimea, blocked the court’s decision on the Crimean Tatars.

At the same time, said Celal, the authorities kept all the action of pressure on the Majlis and, in particular, for his leadership. Recall that its Chairman, Refat Chubarov accused of incitement to violate the constitutional system of the Russian Federation after made in Kiev in interview point of view on the illegality of the transfer of Crimea to the Russian Federation.

The Interpol initiated by Russia investigation Chubarov refused.