FSB launched criminal case against Crimean Tatar battalion

The corresponding information the Crimea’s Prosecutor Natalia Poklonskaya told TASS News Agency.

22 January 2016 09:44

The Crimea’s Prosecutor's Office sent materials to the FSB investigating authorities upon creation of the illegal armed formation on the territory of Kherson region. The decision to institute criminal proceedings was taken under the Part 1 Section 208 of the Russia’s Criminal Code, which provides a 15-year jail term, according to a statement.

Recently, Refat Chubarov has told a press conference about the creation of the Crimean Tatar battalion.