Poklonskaya announced the arrest in Crimea of the four followers of “Hizb ut-Tahrir

Поклонская заявила о задержании в Крыму четырех последователей "Хизб ут-Тахрир"

In the occupied Crimea detained four followers of the organization “Hizb ut-Tahrir. About it “TASS” reported, the so-called Prosecutor of the Crimea Natalia Polonskaya.

According to her, they were detained in the town of Bakhchisarai.

“Today, the investigative authorities “of the FSB in the Crimea and Sevastopol, measures were taken to arrest members of the terrorist organization and the organizer of the given cell in the city of Bakhchisaray. Abisoye events are held,” said Poklonski.

She reported that a criminal case against three residents of Bakhchisaray was filed may 11 in part 2 of article 205.5 of the criminal code (“participation in the activities of a terrorist organisation”). Against another citizen under part 1 of article 205.5 of the criminal code (“organization of terrorist activities”).

The so-called Crimean Prosecutor said that one of the detainees, the head of the local cell of the organization and carried out on the territory of Bakhchisaray “the hidden anti-constitutional activities in the form of propaganda work among the population”.

“Persuaded local residents to participate in activities of the said terrorist organization, was in charge of the activities, organized and carried out secret meetings,” she said.

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Note that in Russia this organization is recognized as a terrorist.

We will remind that in April of 2016, it became known about detention of two residents of Yalta, which was accused of involvement in Hizb ut-Tahrir. The head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov announced later that they arrested two young Crimean Tatars 23-24 years – Refat Alimov and Arsene Djeparov. He noted that for 8 of the Crimean Tatars previously arrested for such absurd accusations.