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  • 14 November 2019, 11:01 | International relations | 

    Ukraine handed over materials on the prosecution of Crimeans in the “Hizb Ut-Tahrir” case to UN Court

    All materials on Crimeans as part of the Russian "Cases of Hizb ut-Tahrir" were transferred to the international courts, the Deputy permanent representative of the President of Ukraine in the ARC, Tamila Tasheva reported in live braodcast of Krym.Realii radio, the Radio Liberty Project.

  • 2 November 2019, 12:08 | Religion and policy | 

    Occupation authorities of Crimea set to demolish a church of OCU in Yevpatoria

    Archbishop Klyment says the OCU has received a subpoena for November 6 in the city court.

  • 26 October 2019, 19:51 | Religious intolerance and vandalism | 

    Occupiers in Crimea accuse Imam Bekirov of illegal missionary activity

    In the occupied Crimea, the staff of the "Prosecutor's office" and the Center for Combating Extremism came to the mosque of Zarechnoye village of Simferopol district during prayer and tried to take an explanation from Asan Bekirov, who preached a sermon, suspecting him of illegal missionary activity.

  • 20 October 2019, 11:40 | Religion and policy | 

    Crimean defendants in "Hizb ut-Tahrir case" might be committed to a psychiatric hospital

    Russian investigators want to arrange an examination of the defendants in the second Simferopol "case of Hizb ut-Tahrir" in a psychiatric hospital, Eden Semedlyaev, the lawyer of Remzi Bekirov told Krym.Realii

  • 1 October 2019, 09:52 | Religion and culture | 

    UNESKO alleges that situation in Crimea has deteriorated

    UNESCO has published a new report of the Director-General of the organization on the situation in Russia-annexed Crimea in the fields of education, science, culture, dissemination of information and the functioning of the media. According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, the document states the further deterioration of the situation on the peninsula in all the UNESCO competence areas.

  • 26 September 2019, 11:12 | Religion and culture | 

    Russia is barbarically vandalizing UNESCO world heritage site at Chersonese in occupied Crimea

    Russia has dangerous construction plans for a site in occupied Crimea on the UNESCO World Heritage List, with one of the reasons linked with Moscow’s attempts to rewrite its own history.

  • 21 September 2019, 11:04 | Land and property problems | 

    UN demands not to evict Crimean Diocese of OCU from the Cathedral

    The UN Human Rights Committee once again demands from Russia not to evict the Crimean Diocese of the OCU from the Cathedral. This was reported on Facebook by Serhiy Zayets, a representative of the parishioners, an expert of the Regional Human Rights Center, Telegraph reports.

  • 18 September 2019, 11:36 | Land and property problems | 

    Archbishop Klyment of OCU appeals against eviction from the temple

    Archbishop Klyment of the Crimean diocese of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine lodged an appeal to the court in Russian Kaluga against the decision of the Russian 21st Arbitration Court of Appeal in Sevastopol, which upheld the decision to terminate the lease of the premises of the Cathedral of the OCU in Simferopol. Archbishop Klyment told it to Krym.Realii on September 17.

  • 13 September 2019, 10:00 | Church-state relations | 

    Occupants plant weapons and religious literature on Crimean Tatars - human rights activist

    In Russia-occupied Crimea, religious literature is planted on Crimean Tatars during the searches, which allegedly attests to their affiliation with Hizb ut-Tahrir - religious organization banned in Russia.

  • 10 September 2019, 11:52 | International relations | 

    UN prohibits Russian occupants to evict the OCU community from their church in Simferopol

    The UN Human Rights Committee has banned Russia to evict the OCU community from their temple in occupied Simferopol. An expert of the Regional Center for Human Rights Serhiy Zaets wrote about it on Facebook, UNIAN reports.

  • 6 September 2019, 11:47 | Religious intolerance and vandalism | 

    Occupants lay water duct across Muslim cemetery in Crimea

    The construction works to lay a water duct are being carried out at the site of the Muslim burial in Kirov district of Russian-occupied Crimea, owing to which the burial is being destroyed.

  • 5 September 2019, 13:15 | World news | 

    UN releases first report of Secretary General on human rights violations in Crimea

    The United Nations has released the first report by Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on human rights violations in annexed Crimea. The report is published on the UN website. It will be presented at the 74th session of the UN scheduled for September

  • 23 August 2019, 11:04 | Freedom of Conscience | 

    Ukraine speaks at UN about religious persecution in Crimea and Donbas

    Ukraine's chargé d'affaires to the UN Yuriy Vitrenko said that the Russian occupation authorities grossly violate the freedom of conscience and religion in the temporarily occupied territories of Crimea and Donbas. Vitrenko said this during the Arria-Formula Meeting of the UN Security Council for the Protection of Religious Minorities in Armed Conflict, RBC-Ukraine reported citing Ukrinform.

  • 13 August 2019, 10:42 | Islam | 

    Сourt in Rostov extended the arrest of another persons involved in Нizb ut-Tahrir case from the «Second Simferopol group”

    The Leninsky District Court of the Russian Rostov-on-Don city has extended the arrest of four Crimean Tatars in the “Hizb ut-Tahrir case” from the so-called “second Simferopol group,” the Crimean Solidarity reports.

  • 25 July 2019, 10:15 | Orthodox Church of Ukraine | 

    OCU archbishop in Crimea: newly elected authorities must continue the course of reinforcing Ukraine

    Occupiers in Crimea are trying to destroy the Ukrainian Orthodox Church – the only stronghold of Ukrainians, preserved since 2014 events. At the same time, the new government should continue the course for the reinforcement of Ukraine because independence came at a very high price.

  • 24 July 2019, 14:32 | Religious intolerance and vandalism | 

    OCU cathedral sacked in Simferopol

    After the court decision on the transfer to the use of the Russian Ministry of Property of the Crimea, the property of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine Cathedral of the Holy and Equal-to-the Apostles Volodymyr and Olha in Simferopol was "looted and destroyed", Archbishop Klyment of the Crimean Diocese of the OCU told Krym.Realii.

  • 19 July 2019, 12:27 | Moscow Patriarchy | 

    Occupied Sevastopol built over by Russian churches

    The project of construction of a temple of the Holy Blessed Matrona of Moscow in the area of Omega Bay is being discussed in Russian-occupied Sevastopol. The church is being erected on a vacant lot behind the administration of Gagarin District, opposite the Victory Park and near the beach area.

  • 7 July 2019, 11:18 | Religion and society | 

    Russia attempts to present Tauric Chersonesos as originally Russian land at 43rd UNESCO session

    The 43rd session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, which was held in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, withdrew a special issue of the Bulletin of the Russian Commission for UNESCO. It is reported by Gazeta.ua

  • 24 June 2019, 11:05 | Church-state relations | 

    Occupation authorities dismantle roof of OCU church in Simferopol

    Builders dismantled the roof of the Cathedral of the Holy and Equal-to-the-Apostles Volodymyr and Olha in Simferopol, according to Krym.Realia.

  • 31 May 2019, 15:50 | Freedom of Conscience | 

    As of April, 57 Muslims arrested in Crimea

    In April, the total number of people deprived of liberty in the case of Crimean Muslims was 57 people. The Monitoring overview of the human rights situation in Crimea in April of the Crimean Human Rights Group (KPG) has reported this, according to UNN.