According to the decision of the court, Crimean Tatars Osman Arifmemetov, Vladlen Abdulkadyrov, Servet Gaziyev, Rustem Sheykhaliyev, Farhod Bazarov, Bilyal Adilov must stay in custody till November 15, 2019.
These people belong to the second group of accused in Hizb ut-Tahrir case.
On August 12 it was reported that Zevri Abseitov, another accused in Hizb ut-Tahrir case, would be transferred to the Russian prison.
On October 12, 2016 raids were held at five houses of Muslim families. Five Crimean Tatars were detained. They are accused of participation in a banned organization Hizb ut-Tahrir – Rustem Ismailov, Uzeir Abdulayev, Teymur Adbulayev, Emil Djemadenov, Ayder Saledinov.
Hizb ut-Tahrir is an international Islamic political organization, which urges the integration of all Muslim states into a Caliphate. The organization though denies terroristic methods to combat. Russia recognized the organization as a terroristic one in 2003, the activity of Hizb ut-Tahrir in the country is banned. Within the Ukrainian legislation, Hizb ut-Tahrir is a legal organization. It is banned in the countries of Western Europe and South America except for administrative restrictions to its activity in Germany.