SIMFEROPOL / AQMESCIT (QHA) -

Crimean Tatar activist Osman Belyalov left the Simferopol pre-trial detention facility. This is reported by the public organization "Crimean Solidarity".

Today, on September 19, the administrative term of his detention has expired. Relatives and friends of Osman Belyalov came to meet him.

Note that Crimean Solidarity activist Belyalov was engaged to solve social and domestic problems of political prisoners' families.


Previously QHA reported that on September 13, in the morning, Russian security forces came with searches to the house of Osman Belyalov. At the time of this search Belyalov was not at home. After the searches the occupiers detained two streamers who were videotaping and Belyalov's father. Later they were released.


During the search nobody could find Belyalov neither his close nor Russian security forces. In the evening, the Crimean Solidarity activist got in touch. He was sentenced to five days of arrest.

Osman Belyalov was found guilty for an offense of the administrative code of the Russian Federation under Article "propaganda or public demonstration of Nazi attributes or symbols, or attributes or symbols of extremist organizations."

QHA