Maksym Vishchyk

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Maksym Vishchyk is a Ukraine-based lawyer specializing in public international law, with a focus on international humanitarian, criminal, and human rights law. He works as a Junior Legal Consultant with Global Rights Compliance within the MATRA-Ukraine Project Strengthening Ukraine’s Capacity to Investigate and Prosecute International Crimes with previous involvement in the project International Law and Defining Russia’s Involvement in Crimea and Donbas.

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Crimean Tatars: Eight Years of Anything but Marginal Resistance

On 3 March 2022, Professor Alain Pellet published a reflection on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, drawing parallels to the 2014 occupation of Crimea. With the eighth anniversary of the Crimean ‘referendum’ approaching, this post will respond to Prof. Pellet’s thoughts on the Crimean Tatars and their ‘marginal’, according to Prof. Pellet, reaction to Russia’s activities in Crimea…

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