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At least six thousand people remain in “internats” on the occupied territories
News - 30 March 2022

At least six thousand people remain in “internats” on the occupied territories

Human rights defenders call upon Ministries and other responsible bodies to assess the situation with internats in the war-affected areas and organize the evacuation of those that can be evacuated as soon as possible. 

For the second time in two weeks an activist was attacked in Ivano-Frankivsk
News - 17 August 2017

For the second time in two weeks an activist was attacked in Ivano-Frankivsk

The attacker threatened to kill the victim and other activists who were walking alongside him

Human rights defenders consider crimes committed by Crimean paramilitary formations as war crimes
News - 16 August 2017

Human rights defenders consider crimes committed by Crimean paramilitary formations as war crimes

They published an analytical report after analyzing the impact of Russian militarization on the situation with human rights in Crimea

Near Simferopol Crimean Tatar Izetov was taken to interrogation after his house was searched
News - 11 May 2017

Near Simferopol Crimean Tatar Izetov was taken to interrogation after his house was searched

This is the fourth “meeting” of law enforcers with Izetov

FSB has beaten and kidnapped the son of the Head of the Sudak Mejlis
News - 08 May 2017

FSB has beaten and kidnapped the son of the Head of the Sudak Mejlis

The reason for the search was an anonymous letter on the illegal circulation of arms and drugs and alleged involvement of Ametov

Amnesty International recognized historian Kozlovskyy as a prisoner of conscience
News - 05 May 2017

Amnesty International recognized historian Kozlovskyy as a prisoner of conscience

Amnesty International calls the case on charges of weapons possession fabricated and the proceedings as absurd

In Zhytomyr region homophobe attacked a beloved of the freelance employee of the Ministry of Social Policy
News - 04 May 2017

In Zhytomyr region homophobe attacked a beloved of the freelance employee of the Ministry of Social Policy

Police opened the case under Article 125 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (Intended minor bodily injury) and not under the article on a hate crime

Once again witnesses in the case of Mykola Semena did not appear in the “court”
News - 03 May 2017

Once again witnesses in the case of Mykola Semena did not appear in the “court”

For the third time witnesses Maria Kostiuk and Serhiy Meshkovyi failed to appear at a court hearing

Russia creates the illusion of development of the Crimean Tatar media in occupied Crimea
News - 10 April 2017

Russia creates the illusion of development of the Crimean Tatar media in occupied Crimea

Experts voiced recommendations that could improve the situation with freedom of speech on the peninsula

In Donbass militants are holding 121 Ukrainians in captivity
News - 05 April 2017

In Donbass militants are holding 121 Ukrainians in captivity

Also, according to the update information of the SBU, currently 418 people are on the list of missing persons

In Crimea children were given weapons again and “rode” on the APC
News - 25 March 2017

In Crimea children were given weapons again and “rode” on the APC

The occupation authorities organized the work of the field kitchen

In occupied Crimea FSB interrogated journalists of STB TV channel and set up surveillance
News - 24 February 2017

In occupied Crimea FSB interrogated journalists of STB TV channel and set up surveillance

On the administrative border in Armyansk for six hours FSB has interrogated every member of the filming crew

Three years of Russian aggression: 9,800 killed and 23,000 wounded – Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine
News - 21 February 2017

Three years of Russian aggression: 9,800 killed and 23,000 wounded – Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine

Ukrainian diplomats called on Russia to stop its aggression

Protest held in Kyiv against the persecution of Crimean lawyer Kurbedinov
News - 31 January 2017

Protest held in Kyiv against the persecution of Crimean lawyer Kurbedinov

Human rights defenders consider the persecution of Kurbedinov to be political persecution

Lawyer Kurbedinov, who was detained in Crimea, sentenced to 10 days of an administrative arrest
News - 26 January 2017

Lawyer Kurbedinov, who was detained in Crimea, sentenced to 10 days of an administrative arrest

The lawyer is accused of publishing photos of a protest, which took place in 2013...

In Ukraine the number of prisoners in colonies halved
News - 25 January 2017

In Ukraine the number of prisoners in colonies halved

At the same time, "Savchenko law" only temporarily unloaded the pre-trail detention centres

37 cases of freedom of speech and expression violation happened in the second half of 2016 in Crimea – review
News - 22 January 2017

37 cases of freedom of speech and expression violation happened in the second half of 2016 in Crimea – review

Human rights defenders gathered a verified information "at first hand", from official sources and legal framework and from from other sources

“Court” in Crimea decided to leave two Crimean Muslims in custody
News - 11 January 2017

“Court” in Crimea decided to leave two Crimean Muslims in custody

The “court” rejected the appeal of Vadym Siruk and Emir-Useyin Kuku.