Head of the Board of the CTRC met with the Head of SEFC

January 12, 2023

On Wednesday, January 11, the Head of the Department for Legal and Foreign Affairs of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People, Head of the Board of the Crimean Tatar Resource Center, Chairman of the Public Council under the SEFC Eskender Bariiev held a working meeting with the newly appointed head of the State Service of Ukraine for Ethnopolitics and Freedom of Conscience Viktor Yelenskyy.

During the meeting, the interlocutors discussed further communications between the Public Council under the SEFC, chaired by Eskender Bariiev, and the State Service of Ukraine for Ethnopolitics and Freedom of Conscience, as well as details of the upcoming meeting of the Public Council.

Bariiev and Yelenskyy also paid attention to issues related to the preparation of documents on granting the legal status of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people as a representative body of the indigenous people of Ukraine.

“As part of our cooperation, we will continue to work on the implementation of the Law of Ukraine On the Indigenous Peoples of Ukraine, that is, on the continuation of the preparation of legal acts”,- Bariiev stressed.