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13 November 2019

CTRC Presents a New Booklet on Political Prisoners of Crimea (Photo)

The Crimean Tatar Resource Center team designed a new booklet in English about political prisoners of Crimea. It contains information (photo, date of birth, place of residence, occupation, date of detention, reason, accusation, and quotes from the fellow citizens / family members or the last words of the political prisoners in the courts) about 98 prisoners who were detained or convicted on the territory of the occupied Crimea. The data is systematized by criminal “cases”.

7 November 2019

Left activist Evgeniy Karakashev placed in a prison cell in a Russian colony

Yevpatoria ’s left activist Evgeniy Karakashev , who was sentenced to six years in prison on charges of public calls for terrorist activities for chatting via VKontakte social network, was placed to a prison cell in a Russian colony for a year. The aforementioned was reported by journalist Taras Ibrahimov via his Facebook page.

7 November 2019

“Russia neglected international law by annexing Crimea”, - Denisova in Berlin

On Wednesday, the 6th of November, the conference marking the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall was held in Berlin, during which the Ukrainian Parliamentary Commissioner for Human Rights, Liudmyla Denisova , stated that Russia had neglected international law and annexed part of the sovereign territory of Ukraine, namely the Autonomous Republic of Crimea. The aforementioned was underlined by Denisova via her Facebook page.

7 November 2019

Ilver Ametov fined by a so-called court in occupied Crimea

On Thursday, the 7th of November, the so-called Sudak magistrates’ court of the occupied Crimea held a so-called court hearing on an administrative protocol against the chairman of Sudak regional Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People, Ilver Ametov, whose house had previously been searched. A fine of 300 rubles was imposed on Ametov. The aforementioned was reported by lawyer Lenura Engulatova via Facebook.