Turkmenistan

Human Rights in TURKMENISTAN

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Russia/Turkmenistan: Fear of deportation/fear of torture/unfair ...
8 January 2003

The Turkmen authorities are reportedly seeking the forcible return of exiled government critics Khudayberdy Orazov, Nurmukhammet Khanamov and ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/005/2003

Turkmenistan: Fear of torture - Farid Tukhbatullin
7 January 2003

Civil society activist and ecologist Farid Tukhbatullin was arrested on 23 December 2002 in the city of Dashoguz, in Northern Turkmenistan. He is ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/001/2003

Turkmenistan: Fear for safety / Torture or ill-treatment
6 December 2002

Three named people and many others, including men, women and children, were arrested following an attack on the Presidential motorcade on 25 ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/006/2002

Turkmenistan: government must seek justice not revenge
26 November 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: EUR 61/005/2002 (Public). News Service No: 216. 26 November 2002. ...

Press Release       EUR 61/005/2002

Turkmenistan: Appeal cases: Repeat Prisoner of Conscience ...
1 November 2002

On 2 July 2002 21-year old Nikolay Shelekhov was sentenced a second time, for his objection to serve in the army, on religious grounds. At an appeal ...

Report       EUR 61/004/2002

Kazakstan: Further information on Fear of forcible deportation ...
8 September 2002

At the end of September 2002, Gulgeldi Annanyyazov was granted refugee status by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) ...

Urgent Action       EUR 57/003/2002

Turkmenistan: Appeal cases: Amnesty International is calling ...
6 June 2002

Mukhametkuli Aymuradov was sentenced to 15 years' imprisonment in 1995 after a reportedly unfair trial. He received an additional prison term of 18 ...

Report       EUR 61/002/2002

Turkmenistan: Appeal cases: Prisoner of conscience Kurban ...
6 June 2002

Kurban Zakirov is currently serving a prison sentence of eight years in particularly harsh conditions in a labour colony in the Caspian town of ...

Report       EUR 61/003/2002

Turkmenistan: Further information: Imminent danger of death ...
11 January 2002

Baptist Christian Shagildy Atakov was released from prison in the Caspian port of Turkmenbashi on 8 January. He was arrested in December 1998 on ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/001/2002

Worldwide Appeals, January 2002
1 January 2002

1.) China: Brother and sister jailed for claiming compensation; 2.) Syria: Arrested for criticizing the Government; 3.) Turkmenistan: Surviving prisoner ...

Report       NWS 22/001/2002