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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

According to him, the searches were carried out by the FSB and the Centre to combat extremism. For all locations the searches went lawyers.

"The party of Islamic liberation" ("Hizb ut-Tahrir al-Islami"*) in some countries as terrorist, in Russia banned by the Supreme court of the Russian Federation from 2003. The purpose of the organization — the elimination of non-Muslim governments and establish Islamic rule worldwide by establishing a "worldwide Islamic Caliphate".

* Banned in Russia as extremist groups.