Crimean Tatar activist Rolan Osmanov arrested for three days

July 14, 2022

On Wednesday, July 13, the so-called Zaliznodorizhnyi district court of the occupied Crimea decided to arrest Rolan Osmanov, an activist of the Crimean Tatar national movement, for three days for failure to comply with the lawful demands of police officers. It was reported by the Crimean solidarity public association.

Representatives of the E center claim that Osmanov resisted during the arrest for publicly discrediting the Russian troops. These events took place on Wednesday, July 13, near the building of the so-called Supreme court of Crimea.

Rolan Osmanov was accused of violating Part 1 of Article 19.3 of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Russian Federation (Failure to comply with the lawful requirements of a police officer). Consideration of the materials of the administrative case on the episode of discrediting the troops of the Russian Federation (Article 20.3.3 of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Russian Federation) will take place in the so-called Kyiv District Court.