Analysis of violations of human rights in the occupied Crimea over January 2018 (presentation)

February 15, 2018

The Crimean Tatar Resource Center presents the analysis of violations of human rights in the occupied Crimea over January 2018. According to the organization, for over a month the Russian “security officers” conducted nine searches in the houses of the Crimean Tatars. There were 5 detentions, 7 interrogations, 4 arrests registered. In January, the occupation courts of Crimea imposed 11 fines on Crimean Tatar and Ukrainian activists a total of which is 115 thousand rubles. 43 times the right to a fair trial was violated, 8 times to the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health. Also, once the Russian “security officers” violated the right to peaceful assembly and 8 times – to freedom of movement.

It's necessary to remind that earlier the Crimean Tatar Resource Center and  the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people presented the results and analysis of human rights violations in  Crimea over 2017. According to the organization, in 2017,  there were 286 detentions, 340 interrogations, 62 searches, 46 arrests, 104 fines a total  of more than 5 million rubles, as well as 16 new political prisoners and 4 victims registered in Crimea. Most of the violations are commited in relation to the representatives of the indigenous Crimean Tatar people.