Urgent Action: Former prosecutor general risks torture
Former Prosecutor General of Uzbekistan, Rashitjon Kadirov and 12 co-defendants are standing trial in closed-door criminal proceedings. Credible reports allege that since his detention on 21 February 2018, Rashitjon Kadirov has been subjected to physical abuse, mock executions, sleep deprivation and other ill-treatment. He and his co-defendants continue to be at high risk of torture and other ill-treatment.
PLEASE SEND APPEALS BEFORE 20 MAY 2019
Please write urgently in your own words or using the template letter included in Uzbek, English or Russian to:
President of Uzbekistan
Ploshad Mustakillik, 6
Fax: +998 71 239 53 25
Salutation: Dear President
And copies to:
Minister of Internal Affairs
Ministry of Internal Affairs
Ulitsa 1 Yu. Radzhabi
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Prosecutor General Office
Ulitsa Ya. Gulyamova 66,
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Salutation: Dear Prosecutor General
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