repressions in Crimea

Human rights defenders named 20 people, who are involved in persecution of activist Balukh and demand to impose sanctions against them
News - 09 August 2017

Human rights defenders named 20 people, who are involved in persecution of activist Balukh and demand to impose sanctions against them

An appeal to the governments of the world's leading countries, in particular, Europe, the USA, Canada and Japan

The presentation of the “Rozstrilny Calendar” of Stalin’s repressions was canceled due to author’s participation in the Equality March
News - 08 August 2017

The presentation of the “Rozstrilny Calendar” of Stalin’s repressions was canceled due to author’s participation in the Equality March

Those, who demanded to cancel the event, introduced themselves as members of Svoboda political party

Deputy of the local council from the Svoboda political party called dark-skinned students “cockroaches”
News - 07 August 2017

Deputy of the local council from the Svoboda political party called dark-skinned students “cockroaches”

As reminded by an expert, this particular word was used to stir up large-scale genocide in Rwanda

Dark-skinned students attacked in Lutsk
News - 07 August 2017

Dark-skinned students attacked in Lutsk

Students are afraid of new manifestations of aggression, since attackers have shouted: “Black men!”, which indicates the racist nature of the attack

Chiygoz’s judges refuse to attach the report of human rights defenders to the case
News - 24 July 2017

Chiygoz’s judges refuse to attach the report of human rights defenders to the case

Chiygoz challenged the court once again...

In Sevastopol a man was sent to the colony for a publication in social networks
News - 19 July 2017

In Sevastopol a man was sent to the colony for a publication in social networks

Emil Minasov was sentenced to 1 year and 3 months of imprisonment

Arrest of four defendants in the Bakhchysarai “Hizb ut-Tahrir case” is extended until September 12
News - 07 July 2017

Arrest of four defendants in the Bakhchysarai “Hizb ut-Tahrir case” is extended until September 12

The court hearing and the announcement of the decision took place in a closed session

Only one person from more than 200 interrogated testified against Chiygoz in the court – Polozov
News - 07 July 2017

Only one person from more than 200 interrogated testified against Chiygoz in the court – Polozov

Even members of the “people’s militia” have not testified against Chiygoz

In Crimea the court extended term of arrest for three defendants in the case of “saboteurs” until September 8
News - 05 July 2017

In Crimea the court extended term of arrest for three defendants in the case of “saboteurs” until September 8

Ukrainians have already spent 8 months behind bars

ECHR considers 4 thousand complaints regarding the events in Crimea and Donbas
News - 04 July 2017

ECHR considers 4 thousand complaints regarding the events in Crimea and Donbas

Ukrainian authorities established that at the end of 2013 the Russian military began to deliver a large quantity of equipment to the peninsula without the consent of the Ukrainian side

Akhtem Chiygoz was not allowed to visit funeral of his mother
News - 03 July 2017

Akhtem Chiygoz was not allowed to visit funeral of his mother

Aliye Chiygoz died on the night if July 2 after a serious and prolonged illness and her funeral was to be held on the same day...

Tuka suggested to gradually evacuate people from Donbas
News - 30 June 2017

Tuka suggested to gradually evacuate people from Donbas

He is convinced that people will not be able to live there for 10 years

In SIZO of Simferopol prisoners are kept in crowded cells and unsanitary conditions – human rights defenders
News - 29 June 2017

In SIZO of Simferopol prisoners are kept in crowded cells and unsanitary conditions – human rights defenders

The state of health of many prisoners has deteriorated due to inhumane conditions of detention

In occupied Crimea the court extended the term of arrest of Chiygoz for additional three months
News - 22 June 2017

In occupied Crimea the court extended the term of arrest of Chiygoz for additional three months

The panel of judges led by Victor Zinkovyi ignored the statement of lawyer Oleksandr Lisovuy about the fact that detention based only on the gravity of charges contradicts the recommendations and practice of the European Court of Human Rights

Trial against Umerov: lawyers justified the incompetence of experts from the FSB
News - 22 June 2017

Trial against Umerov: lawyers justified the incompetence of experts from the FSB

According to the evidence, the expert had neither the right nor the ability to make an expert opinion

In the trial of Chiygoz the so-called senators of Crimea gave conflicting testimonies
News - 21 June 2017

In the trial of Chiygoz the so-called senators of Crimea gave conflicting testimonies

The court has questioned Sergei Tsekov and Olga Kovitidi as witnesses

Dying mother of Chiygoz must visit him in the SIZO herself – the decision of the Crimean authorities
News - 20 June 2017

Dying mother of Chiygoz must visit him in the SIZO herself – the decision of the Crimean authorities

Lawyer Polozov called this situation a blasphemy

MFA demands from Russia to allow Chiygoz to meet his ill mother
News - 16 June 2017

MFA demands from Russia to allow Chiygoz to meet his ill mother

Mother of Akhtem Chiygoz is at death