Yesterday, September, 27 the court in the annexed Crimea considered an appeal filed by a political prisoner Muslim Aliyev, accused of involvement in the Hizb ut-Tahrir organization, over the decision by the Kiev district court to extend his custodial term until December 8, 2016, "Crimean solidarity" reported on Facebook.

As usual, "the Court" upheld the decision of the first instance and the appeal was dismissed. So, Muslim Aliyev will be held in Simferopol jail -1 until December, 8 2016. The court hearing was held in the conference call in the presence of judge Latynina, Prosecutor Filipenko.

September 26, the court considered the appeals filed by Emir Usein Kuku and Vadim Siruk over the decision by the Kiev District Court to extend their detention period until December 8, 2016.


A wave of searches in the homes of the Crimean Tatars in order to discredit them as "terrorists" in the Crimea began February 11, 2016. Often Russian security forces acted aggressively - knocked the glass, forcibly took away people. During the interrogation, the detainees were asked whether they are their friends or terrorists, do not consist in whether any extremist organization and are not going there to Syria.

February, 11 a wave of searches swept through the Crimean Tatars’ houses seeking to discredit them as "terrorists". The Security Forces often acted aggressively – broke windows and forcibly took away people. During the interrogation, the detainees were asked whether they or their friends are terrorists, whether they are involved in any extremist organization and whether they are going to Syria.

Eight of the twelve detainees have already been released, while Emir Usein-Kuku, Vadim Siruk, Enver Bekirov and Muslim Aliyev are still being held in custody. All the detainees - Enver Bekirov, Emir Usein-Kuku, Vadim Siruk and Muslim Aliev are socially active citizens. In particular, prior to the arrest Emir Usein Kuku was engaged in human rights activities, recorded the human rights violations in Crimea.

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