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The so-called Crimean Supreme Court dismissed the complaint by the lawyer Nikolay Polozov on the decision of the court to extend the arrest for the Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Ahtem Chiygoz until April 8 next year.

The next step for the lawyers of the Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people will be the application to the European Court of Human Rights, the lawyer of Ahtem Chiygoz Nikolai Polozov informed on his Facebook page.

“The Court of Appeal dismissed the complaint of protection against the illegal extension of detention for Ahtem Chiygoz until 08/04/2017.
The next instance is the ECHR,” the lawyer wrote.

The term of detention for the Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Ahtem Chiygoz was extended until April 8, 2017.

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