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Outcome: Nafosat Olloshkurova released

Uzbekistani blogger and human rights defender Nafosat Olloshkurova has been released from forced psychiatric detainment.

Outcome UA 139/19

Outcome: Torture of Rashitjon Kadirov stopped

The former Prosecutor General of Uzbekistan was sentenced to 10 years in prison after being tortured to give confessions.

Outcome UA: 44/19

First Update: Defender kept in forced psychiatric detention

An Uzbekistani blogger's forced detainment in a psychiatric hospital has been extended by a court.

First update on UA: 139/10

Urgent Action: Former prosecutor general risks torture

Rashitjon Kadirov and 12 co-defendants are standing trial in closed-door criminal proceedings.

UA 44/19 issued 08/04/2019

Urgent Action good news: Prisoner of conscience released in Uzbekistan

On 7 May, a court issued Uzbekistani journalist Bobomurod Abdullayev with a non-custodial sentence.

4th update on UA 232/17 issued 01/06/2018

Urgent Action update: Report in Uzbekistan finds no torture despite visible bruises

The trial of journalist, Bobomurod Abdullayev began on 7 March.

3rd update on UA 232/17 issued 06/04/2018

Urgent Action update: Tortured journalist in Uzbekistan must be immediately released

Two officers leading the investigation on the case against detained journalist Bobomurod Abdullayev were suspended

2nd update on UA 232/17 issued 09/02/2018

Urgent Action update: Independent journalist in Uzbekistan must be immediately released

The family of independent journalist Bobomurod Abdullayev was allowed to see him for the first time in three months.

1st update on UA 232/17 issued 15/01/2018

Urgent Action: Uzbekistani journalist at risk of extradition

Uzbekistani journalist and poet Narzullo Akhunzhonov was detained by Ukrainian border guards on 20 September.

UA 238/17 issued 11/10/2017

Urgent Action: Journalist at risk in notorious detention centre in Uzbekistan

Uzbekistani journalist Bobomurod Abdullayev was detained by the National Security Services in Tashkent.

UA 232/17 issued 06/10/2017
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