The Minister of Justice of Ukraine Pavlo Petrenko announced that Ukraine was preparing a lawsuit to the European Court of Human Rights against the Russian Federation for the Crimean Tatar people Mejlis clampdown.
“We have already prepared a draft inter-State statement “Ukraine against Russia” on the illegal Mejlis clampdown by the Russian authorities. Now we are according it with our colleagues and lawyers who cooperate with the Mejlis. It will be the fifth statement of Ukraine at the European Court of Human Rights,” he said at a press conference in Kyiv.
As a reminder, the “Supreme Court of Crimea” satisfied the Procurator’s lawsuit to clamp down the Crimean Tatar people Mejlis on April 26.