Dzhemilev said he talked with Putin before the annexation of the Crimea
People’s Deputy and Commissioner of the President of Ukraine on the Affairs of Crimean Tatars Mustafa Dzhemilev spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the eve of “referendum” and Putin was trying to persuade him to cooperate. He revealed this information in an interview with Apostrophe news portal.
Dzhemilev commented on media reports that Russian authorities made an offer to lead the “government of the Crimea” to many well-known Crimean politicians.
“No, there was bribery of a different type. They immediately passed a resolution on the guarantees of the rights of the Crimean Tatar people, recognized Mejlis and said that the representation …read more