The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine demands from the occupation authorities of the Crimea to release the Deputy head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Ilmi Umerov. This is stated in the comments of the speaker of the foreign Ministry of the Mariana Betsy on Twitter.
“As Umerov heavy. Demand from the occupation authorities to immediately stop repressions, punitive methods and release Umerov”, – she wrote.
Crimea occupation authorities detained Umerov may 12 on charges of “threatening the territorial integrity of Russia”. His daughter Aisha Umerov announced Wednesday that the state Deputy Maglia deteriorated.
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.