The Head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov states that Jamala’s victory at “Eurovision-2016" is another step towards the liberation of Crimea. He wrote this on his Facebook page.
"Inshallah, one of the beautiful days we will gather together in a free from the Russian occupiers Crimea, in the ancient and glorious Bakhchisarai! Today another important step to this day has been taken!" - Chubarov said.
He also congratulated all Ukrainians on this victory and thanked for their support.
"Special thanks for the tens and tens of thousands votes supporting Jamala sent by compatriots from temporarily occupied Crimea", - the message says.