On Friday Mustafa Dzhemilev will meet NATO spokesman
On Friday March 14 there the meeting of the leader of the Crimean Tatar people Mustafa Jemilev Deputy Secretary-General of NATO Alexander Vershbow will be held.
It is worth noting that during the month, NATO organized several meetings on the situation in Ukraine. On March 2 there were the Commission Ukraine-NATO meetings at NATO Council at the level of ambassadors. On March 4, again at the NATO Council a meeting was held, and on 5 March a meeting of the Council Russia-NATO at the level of ambassadors was held a. In addition, On 6 March, the NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen in the headquarters of the Alliance met Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk. According to the results Rasmussen said that NATO would intensify cooperation with Ukraine, in particular, with the political and military leadership of the country.
On the eve, Dzhemilev telephoned the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. According to Putin’s words, Ukraine gained its sovereignty in an illegal way, «recognition Ukraine as independent didn’t not fit Soviet standards». Putin did not deny the presence of Russian troops in Crimea, adding that he ordered the military to protect the population from possible provocations, ethnic and other kinds of excesses.