Crimean Tatar Resource Center


Interview with Eskender Bariiev on ATR channel: political results of 2017 and forecasts for 2018 (video)

15 January 2018

Eskender Bariiev, Head of the board of the Crimean Tatar Resource Center, a member of Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people, summed up the political results of 2017 on ATR television channel and made forecasts for 2018. In particular, he told about the influence of presidential and parliamentary elections in the US and Europe on the Crimean issues, about Russia's political processes towards the indigenous Crimean Tatar people, about international documents adopted on Crimea in 2017 . Eskender Bariiev made a prognosis regarding the impact of the adopted laws in Europe, in particular, the Magnitsky law, on the Russian Federation. In addition, discussed the forthcoming presidential elections in March 2018 and the continuing militarization of Crimea by Russia.