Detained Crimean Tatars said about torture – lawyerUncategorized February 22, 2017
Some detainees Crimean Tatars by Russian occupants on the Peninsula yesterday used physical force. This was announced by Crimean lawyer Emil Kurbedinov in Facebook.
“All those arrested have stated that they deliberately did not give the drinks and food from morning until late evening, while all kept in a vehicle which was not heated. It’s torture! Also detained civil activist Grigory said, that his right to the beat. He barely walked into the courtroom!” stressed Kurbedinov.
February 21, security forces conducted searches in the house of a Crimean Tatar Marlen Mustafayev.
Later many of the protesters near the house of a Crimean Tatar Marlen Mustafayev, where security forces occupying authorities conducted searches, as well as those who filmed the events, was taken away in an unknown direction.
Russia has occupied the Autonomous Republic of Crimea in 2014 year. The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine officially declared on 20 February 2014 beginning of the temporary occupation of Crimea and Sevastopol by Russia. Key international organizations, including the UN General Assembly has condemned Russia’s actions and called the annexation and occupation of Crimea illegal. Against Russia were imposed economic sanctions. For the implementation by Moscow of the so-called elections with the participation of the Crimea in 2016-m to year the Parliament of Ukraine recognized the Russian state Duma is illegitimate.