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9 April 2021

"The justification of deportation is tacitly supported by the Russian authorities in Crimea" - Bariiev

In an interview with Krym.Realii, Eskender Bariiev, Head of the Crimean Tatar Resource Center and head of the department of legal and foreign affairs of Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people , commented on the situation in one of the Crimea's schools, where a teacher called Crimean Tatars traitors. According to the expert, the justification for deportation is tacitly supported by the Russian authorities in Crimea, and that's why children of the 21st century are beginning to suffer.

9 April 2021

Denisova turned to Moskalkova because of the health condition of Oleg Prykhodko

Ombudswoman of the Verkhovna Rada for Human Rights Liudmyla Denisova said that the state of health of the pro-Ukrainian activist Oleg Prykhodko has critically deteriorated. Denisova appealed to the Russian Ombudswoman Tatyana Moskalkova with a demand to ensure the provision of qualified medical assistance to him. She reported this via her Facebook page.

9 April 2021

Ukraine will not deport Russians from Crimea - Zhovkva

Deputy Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Ihor Zhovkva said in an interview with "LB.ua" that Ukraine will not forcibly deport Russians who moved to Crimea after the occupation. In his opinion, "the rights of these people cannot be violated."

6 April 2021

Memorial Human Rights Center recognized Oleg Prykhodko as political prisoner

The Russian human rights center Memorial recognized as a political prisoner the pro-Ukrainian activist Oleg Prykhodko, whom the occupants sentenced to 5 years in a maximum security colony with the first year in prison. The center demands to release the man immediately. This is reported via the website of the center.

6 April 2021

Occupants decided to reconsider the so-called case of Imam Haliiev

The so-called Supreme Court of the occupied Crimea ruled to reconsider the decision not to accept the appeal in the Sudak city court on the so-called case of the mosque imam Abliakim Haliiev, who had previously been fined for carrying out illegal missionary activities. This was reported by the Crimean Solidarity public association.

6 April 2021

Analysis of human rights violations in the occupied Crimea over March 2021 (presentation)

The Crimean Tatar Resource Center presents an analysis of human rights violations in the occupied Crimea over March 2021. According to the organization, during the reporting period, 9 searches, 8 arrests / detentions, 8 cases of interrogations, interviews and conversations were recorded. The total number of arrests in March is 8, 2 - against representatives of the indigenous Crimean Tatar people. 22 cases of violation of the right to a fair trial were recorded. There are 21 known cases of violation of the right to the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health.

6 April 2021

Stanislav Karachevsky - the second victim of occupants among the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Crimea

Seven years ago, on April 6, 2014, a Russian soldier shot at close range a Ukrainian soldier Stanislav Karachevsky by two shots in his back from AK-47 assault rifle. A major of the Ukrainian army died on the spot in the hallway of the hostel in the village of Novofedorivka, Saky district of Crimea. The FSB then tried to conceal the murder, but Karachevsky’s wife went to court. The killer of the Ukrainian military - the Russian marine segeant Yevgeny Zaitsev from Yakutia - was sentenced to only two years in a penal colony. This fact refutes all statements by Vladimir Putin and the Russian media that the Crimea was allegedly captured “without any casualties”.

6 April 2021

Political prisoner Yosypenko confirmed the fact of torture by Russian security officials

On Tuesday, April 6, a political prisoner, a freelance employee of Radio Freedom, Vladyslav Yosypenko, during a court session in the so-called Supreme Court of the occupied Crimea, confirmed the fact of torture by Russian security officials. In addition, the so-called court dismissed the lawyer's appeal for the extension of the preventive measure. This was reported by the Crimea.Realities media agency.

6 April 2021

I am persecuted for my journalistic activities - Remzi Bekirov

The defendant in the so-called second Simferopol Hizb ut-Tahrir case in Simferopol, Remzi Bekirov, said during a so-called court session in the Southern District Military Court that he was being persecuted on ethnic and religious grounds, as well as for his journalistic activities. This was reported by the Crimean Solidarity public association.

6 April 2021

Political prisoner Prykhodko refuses to take coronavirus test

Pro-Ukrainian activist Oleg Prykhodko, who was sentenced to 5 years in a maximum security colony with the first year in prison, refused to take a coronavirus test to be transferred to another pre-trial detention center. This was reported by the Crimean Solidarity public association.

6 April 2021

Political prisoner Shaban Umerov's health condition worsened

The defendant in the so-called second Simferopol Hizb ut-Tahrir case in Simferopol, Shaban Umerov, felt bad because of the stuffiness during the so-called trial in the Southern District Military Court. This was reported by the Crimean Solidarity public association.

5 April 2021

Russia's attempt of a large-scale military escalation will have grave consequences - Raab

Dominic Raab, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth of Nations and Development of Great Britain, during a telephone conversation with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba, said that any attempt by Russia to go for a large-scale military escalation would have grave consequences for it. This was reported by the press service of the Foreign Ministry.