Crimean Tatar deportation anniversary bolstered by Eurovision win
On 18 May, Crimean Tatars marked the 72nd anniversary of the Stalin-era deportation from Crimea.
This comes just after Crimean Tatar singer Jamala's success for Ukraine at the Eurovision Song Contest.
BBC Monitoring looks at how a minority Muslim group being forced into exile in 1944 - resulting in thousands of deaths - has been remembered.
Produced by Alexi Peristianis and Yana Lyushnevskaya; images courtesy of Pathé, Ukraine Foreign Ministry, EBU
18 May 2016
- From the section Europe