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Tatars

Crimea Occupation Stirs Dark Memories For Tatars

By Sergei L. Loiko, Los Angeles Times SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine — There are no words in the lexicon of the Abdulkerimov family more terrible than “occupation” or “deportation,” two foreign terms with no precise translation in the Crimean Tatar language. For Tatars, an ethnic group with deep roots in Crimea, the terms are strongly associated with Adolf […]

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