Who died in 2014, Crimean Tatar conferred the Hero of Ukraine

Погибшему в 2014 году крымскому татарину присвоили Героя Украины

The President was awarded the title of Hero of Ukraine Ametova

Resato Ametova posthumously awarded the title of Hero.

President Petro Poroshenko signed a Decree “On conferring the title Hero of Ukraine” Resato Ametova, who died at the beginning of the annexation of the Crimea. This is the website of the President.

“And about another story I would like to remind today as it did back in September 2014, speaking in the U.S. Congress. This is the story of Reshat Ametov, father of three children who died in 39 years – for Ukraine’s sake and for the sake of Ukrainian Crimea”, – said Poroshenko during a speech in the Requiem of memory of victims of deportation of the Crimean Tatar people.

“He bravely came out to protest against the “green people”. A group of criminals kidnapped him in front of dozens of people and in front of the cameras. Two weeks later he was found tortured to death. He did not give up. Just the thought of last minute Reshat every normal person is horrified and pain. And his courage is a big honor and respect,” – said the President and announced the decision to assign solve Ametova the highest state award.

We will remind, earlier it was reported that the deceased in ATO Opera singer gave a Hero of Ukraine.

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