PBS NewsHour

Crimean Muslim refugees feel welcome but it’s not home

Clip: 05/19/2016 | 7m 57s

Ukraine’s Crimean Tatar Muslims have persevered through centuries of persecution, including a alleged Soviet-sponsored genocide in 1944. With Russia’s 2014 annexation of the Crimea, the Tatars are now facing renewed persecution in the form of government crackdowns and forced exile. Special correspondent Kira Kay reports in partnership with the Bureau for International Reporting.

Aired: 05/19/16

Rating: NR

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