Searches in Yevpatoria: Denisova calls on the international community to respond to illegal actions of occupation authorities and increase pressure on Russia
Verkhovna Rada Commissioner for Human Rights Lyudmila Denisova commented on the morning searches on July 22 in the house of Crimean Tatars: Ali Ibragimov and Mustafa Ibragimov. She stated that searches of Ukrainian citizens' homes were contrary to international norms and were a direct violation of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights.
She announced this on her Telegram channel.
According to the ombudswoman, these searches violate Article 5 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, which guarantees everyone the right to privacy, and Article 8 of the Convention - the right to respect for private and family life.
"I call on the international community to respond to the illegal actions of the occupying power and increase pressure on Russia to stop human rights violations in the temporarily occupied Crimea", - Denisova said.
What is known
- On July 22, in Yevpatoria, the occupiers searched the house and shop of Crimean Tatars 57-year-old Ali Ibragimov and his son 27-year-old Mustafa Ibragimov.
- According to this fact, the law enforcement agencies of the autonomy initiated criminal proceedings under Part 1 of Art. 162 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (violation of the inviolability of housing).