Zair Smedliaiev was arrested for 2 days

March 25, 2022

The so-called Court of the occupied Crimea decided to arrest the Head of the CEC of the Qurultay Zair Smedliaiev for two days on charges of publicly displaying Nazi symbols on social networks. In addition, he was fined 40 thousand rubles.

We remind you that on March 24, Russian security forces came with a search to the house of the head of the CEC of the Qurultay Zair Smedliaiev.  He was charged with Part 1 of Article 20.3 of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Russian Federation (Propaganda or public demonstration of Nazi paraphernalia or symbols) and Part 1 of Article 20.3.3 (Public actions aimed at discrediting the use of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation in order to protect the interests of the Russian Federation and its citizens).