Russian police conduct more searches of dwellings of Crimean Tatars

17:08, 11 October 2017

Russian law enforcers detained five Crimean Tatars in Bakhchysarai. The occupant authorities sanctioned searches in six houses across the town in the occupied Crimea.

Zair Smedlyayev, the deputy head of the Qurultai of the Crimean Tatar people, said this in the commentary to 112 Ukraine TV channel.

According to him, the policemen entered the dwellings simultaneously, at 6 a.m. Local activists recorded the videos and uploaded them on the Web.