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The EU has called the arrest of Islamists in the Crimea politically motivated

The European Union considers the detention in the Crimea, seven suspects of involvement in the terrorist organization "Hizb ut-Tahrir al-Islami"* politically motivated and expect their immediate release, said in a statement released by the press service of the head of European diplomacy Josep Borrell.

FSB of Russia on Tuesday detained in the Crimea, seven Islamic terrorist organization "Hizb ut-Tahrir al-Islami"* for propaganda and recruitment, including three leaders and four privates of active participants. The head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov said that the presence in the region members of the terrorist organization is largely the heritage of Ukrainian period. The court arrested four suspects, a fifth was sent under house arrest.

In the Crimea on suspicion of involvement in Hizb ut-Tahrir* detained six people

Six people were detained in Crimea on suspicion of involvement in a banned in the Russian Federation the international terrorist organization "Hizb ut-Tahrir", told RIA Novosti lawyer Emil Kurbedinov.

Informed an Agency source in law enforcement bodies has informed that searches of supporters of "Hizb of ut-Tahrir" are held today in four districts of Crimea, including Simferopol. Officially the power structures of the region

Balbec called "Jehovah's Witnesses"* and Hizb ut-Tahrir* fosterling of the state Department

State Duma Deputy from the Crimea Ruslan Balbec said that it is forbidden in Russia the organization "Jehovah's Witnesses and Hizb ut-Tahrir"* are "fosterling us Department of state".

The U.S. state Department on Wednesday published an annual report on the implementation of freedom of religion in the world in 2019, which again accused the Russian authorities of harassment prohibited in the country organizations of "Jehovah's Witnesses and Hizb ut-Tahrir"*.