Abdureshyt Dzhepparov had his administrative arrest upheld

March 31, 2022

Veteran of the Crimean Tatar national movement, civic activist Abdureshyt Dzhepparov was left in administrative detention for 15 days for Propaganda or public demonstration of Nazi paraphernalia or symbols.

We remind you that on March 16, Abdureshit Dzhepparov's house was searched.  Then he was taken to the police department in the Bilohirsk district, after which he was sent to the Bilohirsk district court.

As a result, he was sentenced to 15 days of administrative arrest for violating the first part of Article 20.3. of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Russian Federation Propaganda or public display of Nazi paraphernalia or symbols, or paraphernalia or symbols of extremist organizations, or other paraphernalia or symbols, the propaganda or public display of which is prohibited by federal laws.