MOSCOW (QHA) -

Activists of St. Petersburg and Moscow held a monthly series of pickets in support of the Crimean Tatars in the evening of October 18, the group Strategy-18 reported on Facebook.

“#FreeCrimeanTatars
 On October 18, 2017, pickets in support of the Crimean Tatars were held in St. Petersburg within the framework of Strategy-18,” coordinator Olga Smirnova reports.

During the pickets, activists reminded about the wrongful convictions of Ilmi Umerov and Akhtem Chyigoz, the "February 26 case" as a whole, and also protested against further repression, in particular, recent arrests and searches in Bakhchysarai.





Reference: November 18, 2016 an unlimited action in support of the Crimean Tatars in the format of single pickets Strategy-18 began in St. Petersburg.

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