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Poroshenko to provide Crimean Tatars with right to self-determination within united Ukraine
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Crimean Tatars should be given the right to self-determination within united Ukrainian state, the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko notes in his speech at the presentation of the movie 'Krym. Resistance.'

'18 May 1944 and February 2014. What unites these two events? There is just one thing – the Kremlin, Moscow is the organizer of these terrible events. we have to concentrate and we are concentrating all our efforts to release Crimea,' Poroshenko said.

On May 18, the president offered to change the tenth section of the Constitution of Ukraine during the requiem at the Opera House.

'I will ask to support this change both the Ukrainian Parliament and Ukrainian people. We have the right, we must give the Crimean Tatars the right to self-determination within united Ukrainian state, he mentioned.

In addition, the president reiterated that 'nobody has any doubt – Crimea will come back to Ukraine, it is and will be the part of Ukraine.'

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