All people of good will can only welcome the release of Ilmi Umerov from a psychiatric hospital, after an international campaign including quite possibly the intervention of US President Barack Obama; but this use of Soviet-style psychiatric prisons should lead Russians to revise their view of the Crimean Anschluss, Vitaly Portnikov says. The Ukrainian commentator…

via Umerov case highlights why Crimean Anschluss a threat to Russians, Portnikov says — Euromaidan Press

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