No 31 : 17 May 1974

ACTION IN DEFENCE OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE SOVIET UNION CONTINUES

Some of the reports in this issue have been digitised. The others may be located by page numbers in the pdf version (CCE Nos 28-31) after the items in this Contents page ***

Introduction

PART ONE: Events of 1973-1974  [pdf, 65-71]

(1) The trial of Dzheppar Akimov

(2) The trial of Reshat Dzhemilev

(3) The position of the Crimean Tatars in the Crimea

(4) Statements of Crimean Tatars from the Crimea [69]

(5) Complaint of Eldar Shavanov to the UN General Secretary [Kurt Waldheim]

(6) Statement of Sarie Tokhlu to Kurt Waldheim [UN General Secretary]

(7) Statement by Mamade Chobanov

(8) Letter from Uris Kurtseitova

(9) “If you are a Crimean Tatar …” (Anafi Nafeyev)

(10) The trial of Kurtumerov, Khalilov and Ramazanov

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PART TWO:  Documents, 1966-1973  [pdf, 71-82]

(1) Appeal to the 23rd Party Congress (1966)

(2) Information Sheet No 5

(3) Appeal to 24th Party Congress (1971)

(4) Statement on the Crimean question (1971)

(5) Historical Data from a Census conducted by the People Themselves [75]

(6) Information Sheet No 108

(7) Information Sheet No 25

(8) An appeal to the Politburo (1972)

(9) Demands concerning the Tatars’ National Fate (1972)

(10) Latest Wave of Persecution in the Uzbek SSR (May-July 1972) [78]

(11) Demand for Answers from the Politburo (1973)

(12) Letter to UN Secretary General Mr Waldheim [1973]

(13) Activity of the Chauvinists in Soviet Law-Making [79]

(14) Information Sheet No 26 (1973)  [81]

(15) Crimean Tatar delegates in Moscow (December 1973 and
January 1974) Information Sheets Nos 112 and 113

(16) Addenda:

1. Letter to K. Waldheim by Moscow rights activists

2. Criminal case 103 of the Uzbek SSR Procuracy [82]

SEVENTH YEAR OF PUBLICATION

First publication in English, Amnesty International, May 1975 —
CCE 28-31 : 31 December 1972 to 7 May 1974 (AI pdf)

No 32 : 17 July 1974 …