FSB holds searches at houses of Crimean Tatars

Source : 112 Ukraine

Four Crimean Tatars were detained today in Crimea: Bekir Dehermenji, Asan Chapukh, Kyazim Ametov and Vedjie Kashka
14:27, 23 November 2017

The searches and detentions at the houses of the Crimean Tatars occurred at a few places in Crimea as 'Crimean Human Rights Group' reported at Facebook.

According to Edem Semedlyaev, the advocate, four Crimean Tatars were detained today in Crimea: Bekir Dehermenji, Asan Chapukh and Kyazim Ametov. Vedjie Kashka felt bad during the detentions and she was hospitalized.

Particularly, the search of the house of Bekir Dehermenji, the father of the involvant in the case of February 26 Mustafa Dehermenji takes place in Hrushovka village. According to Mavile Dehermenji, Bekir was detained.  

Related: Solitary pickets in support of Crimean Tatars took place in Russia

Moreover, the search of the house of detained Kyazim Ametov takes place in Hrushovka.

The third search takes place in Yuzhne village at the house of Elmira Hazieva as Huslim Alieva reported at Facebook. According to Crimea.SOS, the house of Hazieva is blocked off and there is no information on the actions held at the house.

The fourth search takes place in Simferopol at the house of Kurseit Abdullaev.

Related: Russian law enforcers search house of teacher of Crimean Tatar language in Crimea

Russian FSB explained the unexpected searches with the case of the extortion of money from the citizen of Turkey as TASS reported. According to the FSB, the Crimean Tatars are suspected in the extortion.

'The group of people who extort money from the citizen of Turkey in the especially big amount was detained', the FSB claimed.

Related: House of Crimean Tatar activist came under fire last night in Crimea

Also, there is a head of Yalta Mejlis among the detained as TASS reported citing the source.

'It happened in Simferopol, the suspected are detained red-handed with the help of the Special Forces', the source said.

According to the source, the police opened the criminal proceeding under the article on the extortion.

Shevket Namattulaev, the journalist of ATR TV channel noted that the detained are people of active citizenship and visited all court sessions.

Related: Crimean Tatar Seytumerov was fined in Crimea after searches

'Yusuf Aitan, the citizen of Turkey that is supposedly extorted is the debtor of the family of Vedjie Kashka. The activists of the national movement met him and demanded to return the stolen money from Kashka. The activists were detained during the meeting and the searches are held at their houses. This special operation was worked out a long time before. The Turkish citizen was only an attractant', the journalist wrote.


Система Orphus

If you find an error, highlight the desired text and press Ctrl + Enter, to tell about it

see more