On the administrative border between Kherson region and occupied Crimea have detained one Crimean Tatar. This was announced by Deputy head of Mejlis of Crimean Tatar people Nariman Celal on his page in Facebook.
“Crimean Tatar Reshat Medinova born in 1994 while crossing the checkpoint “Armyansk” from Crimea to the mainland was detained by the FSB border service of the Russian Federation,” he said.
According to information Krymsos, relatives Medinova are unable to obtain from representatives of the FSB any information about the arrested. Reasons for detention are not disclosed. Where he is now is unknown.
Earlier in the Crimea the court sentenced the Kharkiv Alexander Steshenko to two years of imprisonment. He was convicted of arson of a house of the Russian mufti of Crimea Emirali ablaeva. Steshenko also was detained while crossing admingranitsy of the Crimea in April 2018.