Relatives of the Deputy head of the Mejlis Ilmi Umerov, which the Russian occupants was placed in a psychiatric clinic, report the deterioration of his health. About this in his Facebook said the head of Majlis Refat Chubarov.
According to Chubarova, the Union of lawyers of Ukraine issued a statement on the protection of the rights Umerov.
Native Umerov, the media reported the deterioration of his health and lack of proper medical care. It is impossible to estimate otherwise, as a violation of fundamental human rights – to safety and life,” the report says.
In may 2016 special services of the Russian Federation initiated a criminal case against Ilmi Umerov on the article “separatism”. According to the invaders, he called for the violation of the territorial integrity of the Russian Federation in the Ukrainian TV channel ATR”. Despite the condition Umerov experiencing heart problems, the occupants locked him in a psychiatric hospital until 7 September.
Russia has occupied the Autonomous Republic of Crimea in 2014 year. The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine officially declared on 20 February 2014 beginning of the temporary occupation of Crimea and Sevastopol by Russia. Key international organizations, including the UN General Assembly has condemned Russia’s actions and called the annexation and occupation of Crimea illegal. Against Russia were imposed economic sanctions.