Ukraine gave Turkey a list of political prisoners − Cemil

Украина передала Турции список политзаключенных − Джемилев

Mustafa Dzhemilev

A list of 60 of the Ukrainians detained in Russia, has already passed through the Turkish Embassy. Now, at the request of the Agency it is prepared in English.

The representative of the President of Ukraine on Affairs of the Crimean Tatar people, MP Mustafa Dzhemilev said that the Ukrainian side has handed Turkey a list containing the names of more than 60 political prisoners held in Russia and annexed Crimea. He stated this on Monday, August 27, Gromadsky radio.

“Obviously, on behalf of Erdogan (Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan – ed.) the Turkish Embassy in Kiev has asked for (a list). A week ago we gave. Asked in English. Tomorrow morning will give the English text,” − said Dzhemilev.

Earlier it was reported that during a meeting in July Erdogan asked the leader of the Crimean Tatars to provide him with a list of Ukrainians-political prisoners, which keeps Russia.

Russia refused to exchange prisoners − Gerashchenko

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