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Crimean Tatars bury 'tortured' protester

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Several hundred Crimean Tatars turned out on Tuesday to bury a man reportedly abducted and tortured for protesting against the Russian annexation of the peninsula.  

Members of Crimean Tatar community carry the coffin of Reshat Ametov during his funeral in Simferopol on March 18, 2014

Reshat Ametov, 38, went missing on March 3 and was found dead one day before Sunday's referendum in Crimea on joining Russia.

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