Human Rights Project ‘Support for Political Prisoners. Memorial’: Three residents of Crimea, accused of involvement in Hizb ut-Tahrir, are political prisoners

20 June 2022 According to investigators, a three-member terrorist cell was headed by a person with severe visual impairment Source: Human Rights Project 'Support for Political Prisoners. Memorial' The Human…

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Human Rights Project ‘Support for Political Prisoners. Memorial’: Five Crimeans charged with involvement in Hizb ut-Tahrir, an organisation banned in Russia, are political prisoners

8 June 2022 Dzhebbar Bekirov, Zavur Abdullaev, Rustem Murasov, Rustem Tairov and Raif Fevziev are being prosecuted for terrorist offences, although the evidence against them does not even contain incitement…

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Memorial Human Rights Centre: Crimean Tatar activist Emil Ziyadinov is a political prisoner

2 July 2021 Emil Ziyadinov has been remanded in custody on terrorist charges despite not being accused of any specific terrorist activity Source: Memorial Human Rights Centre Memorial Human Rights…

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Memorial Human Rights Centre: Ismet Ibragimov, a Crimean resident accused of involvement in the banned Islamic organisation Hizb ut-Tahrir, is a political prisoner

16 June 2021 Ismet Ibragimov is accused of organising a terrorist cell and preparing to seize power by violence, although there is no evidence of even incitement of violence Source:…

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Legal Case of the Week: Hizb ut-Tahrir supporters arrested in Kemerovo, Novosibirsk

Week-ending 23 April 2021 This week an unknown number of alleged supporters of Hizb ut-Tahrir, an Islamic group banned as 'terrorist' in Russia since 2003 by a ruling of the…

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CSO of the Week: Hizb ut-Tahrir, banned as terrorist in Russia since 2003

Week-ending 19 February 2021 Hizb ut-Tahrir logo. Source: Wikipedia On 17 February 2021 at 4am armed Russian security services and National Guard raided the homes of seven Muslim men in…

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