Occupants in the Crimea torture detainees current defenders

Such precedents are recorded for the first time


Against two men who were detained by Russian security forces after a search in the village Novoklenove in Crimea on August 10, was tortured, including with electric current.

This was stated by Crimean coordinator of the contact group on human rights Abdureshit Dzhepparov at the meeting of the Association “Crimean solidarity” on August 26 in the town of Bakhchisarai, reports Crimea.Realities.

“They are not citizens of Russia, so they don’t want their names sounded… According to them, when they were detained after a search, the two brothers had been tortured. Troops were tied to chairs and beaten. Kicked, beaten not by one person, and in the end they were tortured with electric current. In the place which it is indecent to speak, they stuck a metal object and allowed an electric current. So did twelve times. Then they were scared that no one was informed about torture”, – transferred words of the detained human rights activist.

Information was also confirmed at the meeting, the lawyer Eden Semelai.

“This man said that he was beaten cleverly, so that not to leave traces,” said the lawyer.

At the meeting, the activists noted that the shock torture – this is not the first precedent in the Crimea.

We recall the morning of 10 August it became known that the armed Russian security forces blocked one of the streets in the village Novoklenove Belogorskiy district of Crimea. In one of the houses of the village was searched.

As it became known, after the search, the father and middle son left the territory of the Peninsula, the youngest son was arrested for 15 days, the eldest son returned home.