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Crimean Tatars Mejlis member missing

Crimean Tatar Ervin Ibragimov, a member of the executive committee of the World Congress of Crimean Tatars, has been reported missing on the night of 25 May
Crimean Tatars Mejlis member missing

On the night of May 25, Crimean Tatar Ervin Ibragimov has been reported miising in the town Bakhchisarai, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to Krym.Realii.

Erwin Ibragimov is a former deputy of the city council, a member of the executive committee of the World Congress of Crimean Tatars. His car was found abandoned in the middle of the road. Later, a footage from a surveillance camera from the nearby shop was published on the social networks. The video showed Ibragimov forcibly detained by people in the form of Russia’s traffic police. Umer Ibrahimov, father of the missing, appealed to the prosecutor of the Russia-occupied Crimea, the police, the investigating committee and the FSB to organize the search for his son.

According to the father of the missing, the police examined his son’s car, collected the prints, made the report and left.

It should be recalled that the European Parliament has lately adopted a resolution on the situation with Crimean Tatars living in the Russia-occupied Crimea.

MEPs urged Russia to uphold the legal order in Crimea, protect citizens from arbitrary judicial or administrative measures, and conduct independent international investigations of any violations of international law or human rights committed by the occupying forces and the so-called local authorities.” They strongly condemned the decision of the so-called Supreme Court of Crimea to ban the Mejlis.