The question has been deleted by now, but I can see in my inbox the beginning of a comment that goes:
@User1337 We don't translate user's posts. Too much meaning can get lost in auto-transla...
Now, I do suspect that the question was removed because it was in russian, and possibly because my edit wasn't approved based on what the comment referred to.
The question is thus whether a translation edit is valid when the translator is a native/fluent speaker - which I am in the given case - or alternatively whether I ought to recommend deletion rather than bothering translating in the first place despite being able to accurately do so.