Crimean Tatar Resource Center

The so-called court of the occupied Crimea extended the arrest of activist Rustem Murasov

6 October 2021

On Tuesday, October 5, the so-called court of the occupied Crimea extended the arrest of Rustem Murasov for 3 months, who was detained after searches and mass arrests of Crimean Tatars on August 17. This was reported by the Crimean Solidarity public association.

We remind you that on August 17, Russian security officials came to the houses of five Crimean Tatars: Dzhebbar Bekirov, Zaur Abdullaiev, Rustem Tairov, Raif Fevziiev and Rustem Murasov. All activists were detained. On August 17, 2021, the so-called Lenin District Court of Sevastopol chose Dzhebbar Bekirov and Rustem Tairova a measure of restraint in the form of detention until October 11, 2021, and the so-called Kyiv District Court of Simferopol chose Imam Raif Fevziiev a measure of restraint in the form of detention until October 12, 2021. On August 18, 2021, the so-called Lenin District Court of Sevastopol chose Rustem Murasov and Zaur Abdullaiev a measure of restraint in the form of detention until October 11, 2021.