Russian Prosecutor's Office of Crimea will check the fact of criminal prosecution and confinement Ilmi Umerov in a psychiatric hospital. This was reported in the response of the Russian Federation Prosecutor's Office at the request of public organizations CrimeaSOS.
Ukrainian human rights activists sent a request to the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation on August 26. The statement reminded of numerous violations of the right to a fair trial and the use of inhuman treatment in respect of the Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis Ilmi Umerov.
Let us remind, on August 18, the FSB operatives took Umerov from the hospital and transferred him to a psychiatric hospital for a forensic psychiatric examination. In Crimea criminal case under "extremism" article is opened against the Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis Ilmi Umerov. Investigators suspect him of committing public appeals and actions aimed at changing the territorial integrity of the Russian Federation.