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 NOTE THAT THE DEADLINE IS NOW EXTENDED TO 01 JULY 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
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Minister of Internal Affairs
Ministry of Internal Affairs
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Prosecutor General Office
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