Crimean Tatar Resource Center

Arrest term extended for the so-called Hizb ut-Tahrir case defendant Ibrahimov

18 October 2021

The Southern District Military Court of Rostov-on-Don extended the preventive measure for Ismet Ibrahimov, a defendant in the so-called Hizb ut-Tahrir case. He will remain in jail until January 24, 2022.

We remind that on July 7, Russian security forces conducted mass searches in the dwellings of the Crimean Tatars in the Bakhchysarai, Krasnohvardiiske and Simferopol districts of the occupied Crimea. Seven people were detained. All were taken to the FSB headquarters in Simferopol. On July 7, the so-called Kyiv District Court of Simferopol sent Oleksandr Syzykov, a disabled individual of the first group, under house arrest. On July 8, the so-called Kyiv District Court of the occupied Crimea chose a measure of restraint for Ismet Ibrahimov, Zekirya Muratov, Vadym Bektemyrov, Emil Ziiadynov, Alim Sufianov and Seyran Khayretdynov in the form of detention.