06 February 2015 Friday

February 6, Crimean Supreme Court decided to leave Deputy Chairman of Crimean Tatar Mejlis Akhtem Chiygoz in pre-trial detention center till 19 February, krymr.com reports.

The Supreme Court refused to grant an appeal on arrest of Akhtem Chiygoz on 29 January.

Chiygoz was detained on 29 January in the framework of criminal investigation of Crimean Tatars’ rally that took place on 26 February 2014, when Crimean Tatars expressed their support of Ukraine’s integrity.

Source: World Bulletin.

Link: http://www.worldbulletin.net/world/154499/crimean-tatar-leader-to-remain-in-detention.