"At 7 a.m. we received a report about a search being underway in the house of Khalil Abliamitov on 16 Komsomolska St. in the village of Azovske (Dzhankoy municipality). The information was confirmed, the details are being verified," Crimean Solidarity NGO said in a statement, Censor.NET reports.
"An ambulance arrived at the house where the search was taking place. Five family members live in the house including a one-and-a-half year old baby. The ambulance was called after the elderly father [Khalil Abliamitov] felt sick. There are two vans outside the house that belong to 11 strong team of masked law enforcers in riot police uniforms," the human rights activists later added.
"The search is over. The law enforcement officers took Ablialim Abliamitov, the house owner’s son, to an unknown destination. They also took Ablialim’s pregnant wife Aidzhan. Their one-year-old child stayed at home with Ablialim’s parents. His father felt sick and an ambulance was called for him. The search started at 6 a.m. All premises of the house, the yard and greenhouses were checked. The Ablamitovs’ relatives called the hotlines to file a missing persons’ report. The police hotline accepted their statement. FSB hotline operator said no such persons had been brought to them so far and they had got no information to share," the update by the activists reads.