The event took place on December 24 at the library of the children's center "Fidanlar" in the 6th Bakhchisarai district, Ilmi Umerov informed.

Participants of the meeting Dilara Seitvelieva, Bekir Umerov, Gulizar Abdullayev, Asan and Edie Dzhemilev spoke about the role of Andrei Sakharov in the fate of the leader of the Crimean Tatars, Mustafa Dzhemilev. During the process of Omsk in 1976, Mustafa-aga was on a hunger strike for more than 300 days and stopped it only by personal request of Andrei Sakharov.

Bekir Umerov demonstrated Sakharov’s original letter of 1987, which also made him stop his hunger strike on the 32nd day.

The audience was showed a TV program about Sakharov prepared by Gulnara Bekirova.

PHOTO: Facebook Ilmi Umerov