Ukraine marks 1944 deportation of Crimea's Tatars from region once again under Russian control

  • by: NATALIYA VASILYEVA , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 18, 2014 - 10:40 AM

KIEV, Ukraine — Several hundred people marched in Ukraine's capital Sunday to commemorate the brutal deportation 70 years ago of Crimea's entire population of Tatars, while about 20,000 members of the ethnic group rallied in the peninsula's main city.

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