SIMFEROPOL / AQMESCIT (QHA) -

Today, October 20, Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Ilmi Umerov was summoned to the FSB for questioning, according to the head of the Central Election Commission of Kurultay of the Crimean Tatar people Zaire Smedlyaev.

The criminal case against the deputy chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Ilmi Umerov was filed at the request of the so-called Public Prosecutor’s Office of Crimea. The prosecution alleges that in March 2016, Umerov stayed in the territory of Ukraine and was speaking on the air of TV channel ATR with public calls "to violate the territorial integrity of Russia".

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