Early elections and punishment to officials for separatism have been demanded in the Crimea

1920570_236121653238311_1383256958_nIn Simferopol, the participants of all-Crimean protest, organized by the Majlis of the Crimean Tatar People, have expressed their absolute support of decisions taken by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on February 21 and 22. This is being reported by Interfax.

The protest participants have criticized Yanukovych’s regime, which is “to blame for the murder of dozens of Ukrainian citizens, who advocated democracy and human rights in Ukraine.”
More than 5,000 people have participated in the action. They have been holding numerous Crimean Tatar national flags, flags of Ukraine and the European Union, with mourning ribbons and slogans. Continue reading