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”.
UN Court Decision in the Lawsuit "Ukraine against Russia" will be Delivered no Earlier than 2022 – Zerkal
On Tuesday, November 12, Deputy Foreign Minister Yelena Zerkal during a briefing stated that the UN court decision in the lawsuit “Ukraine against Russia” would be delivered no earlier than 2022, and possibly at the beginning of 2023.
On Tuesday, November 12, the Southern District Military Court in Rostov-on-Don issued a verdict to the defendants in the Yalta "Hizb ut-Tahrir case". Muslim Aliev and Enver Bekirov were sentenced to 19 and 18 years of imprisonment, Emir-Huseyn Kuku and Vadim Siruk to 12 years, Refat Alimov to 8 years, and Arsen Dzhepparov to 7 years.
On Monday, November 11, during a court hearing in the Kyiv district “court”, Shaban Umerov, the defendant in the Second Simferopol district court experienced heart pressure and the ambulance was called. This was reported by the "Crimean solidarity" organization.
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.
“31.5 thousand Russian military currently present in occupied Crimea”, - Ukrainian Foreign Ministry at the UN
On Wednesday, the 6th of November, during a briefing at the UN headquarters in New York, Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine Yehor Bozhok underlined that the total number of the combined operational group of the Russian military in occupied Crimea currently consists of 31.5 thousand personnel. The aforementioned was reported by Ukrinform.
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.
On Wednesday, November 6, lawyer Emine Avamileva visited her client, the defendant of the second Simferopol “Hizb ut-Tahrir case” Rustem Sheykhaliev. Rustem told her that the occupants do not allow him to keep the Quran despite it being approved by muftiat. This was reported by the "Crimean solidarity" organization.
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.