Poroshenko thanked Erdogan for the leaders of the Majlis

Порошенко поблагодарил Эрдогана за лидеров Меджлиса

Erdoğan and Poroshenko

The presidents in new York and Kiev discussed the release Chiygoza and Umerov.

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko discussed with his Turkish counterpart Recep Erdogan, the release of leaders of the Majlis of the Crimean Tatar people Akhmet Chiygoza and Ilmi Umerov on the meetings in new York and Kiev. About this Poroshenko said on his page on Facebook on Wednesday, October 25.

“Glad to hear that Ahtem Chiygoz and Ilmi Umerov finally free. Thanks to the President of the Turkish Republic Recep Erdogan for his efforts in the liberation of our heroes, as we agreed in new York and Kiev”, – he wrote.

Poroshenko also added that the issue of releasing Ukrainian political prisoners will continue to be among the top priorities during his negotiations with world leaders.

In turn, the representative of the President of Ukraine on Affairs of the Crimean Tatar people, MP one of the leaders of the Crimean Tatar people Mustafa Dzhemilev said that umer and Chiygoz from Turkey go to Ukraine.

“At 13.30 somewhere it’s SMS that the plane from Anapa to Ankara… Then they will go to Ukraine. It is the result of the negotiations of Erdogan and Putin”, – the politician said in comments to the TV channel ATR.

We will remind, on 11 September, the “Supreme court” of the Crimea was sentenced to eight years of imprisonment in a colony Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatars Akhtem chigusa.