In the Federation of the Crimean Tatar cultural societies of Turkey stated they didn’t recognize a blockade organized by the former leaders of the Crimean Tatars, calling it a hostile initiative.
Federation’s of the Crimean Tatar cultural societies of Turkey Chairman Unver Sel protested on attempts to blockade the Crimea by the Ukrainian politicians.
«We don’t recognize a blockade organized by the former leaders of the Crimean Tatars. We are calling the international community to speak out against the blockade. No one will support this hostile initiative. The blockade and the embargo won’t make the Crimean people suffer from hunger», — said in Sel’s statement received by RIA News. He stressed that the future of the Crimea can detect only nations who live on the peninsula, not any external force.