Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin congratulated the Presidential Commissioner for the Crimean Tatar people, MP Mustafa Dzhemilev on his 72nd birthday and wished to celebrate his next birthday in free Ukrainian Crimea. He wrote congratulations in Twitter:

- I sincerely congratulate Mustafa Dzhemilev on his birthday! I wish him health and to celebrate his next birthday in free Crimea, free from Russian invaders.

Today, Mustafa Dzhemilev is celebrating his 72nd birthday. He was born November 13, 1943 in the village of Bozkov in the steppe Crimea, where his parents were evicted from the village of Ai-Ceres (now Entre Rios), Sudak region of the Crimean Autonomous Republic.

In 1991-2013 Dzhemilev was Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people.