Defendants of the so-called Krasnogvardeyskoye Hizb ut-Tahrir case had their arrest extended

September 10, 2020

On Thursday, September 10, the Southern District Military Court of the city of Rostov-on-Don extended the term of detention of the defendants in the so-called Krasnogvardeyskoye Hizb ut-Tahrir case. Eskender Abdulhaniev, Rustem Emiruseinov, Arsen Abkhairov will remain in jail until December 13, 2020.

We remind that on February 14, 2019, Russian security forces conducted mass searches in the dwellings of Crimean Tatars in the village of Oktiabr of Krasnohvardiiske district. Three men were detained and taken to the FSB. Criminal proceedings were instituted against them on suspicion of organizing and participating in the activities of the Hizb ut-Tahrir organization banned in the Russian Federation.

On February 15, the so-called Kyiv District Court of Simferopol arrested Eskender Abdulhaniev, Rustem Emiruseinov and Arsen Abkhairov detained after the aforementioned search on suspicion of their participation in the Hizb ut-Tahrir organization, which is banned in Russia.