Turkmenistan

Human Rights in TURKMENISTAN

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Turkmenistan: Further information on Imminent danger of ...
8 February 2001

Shagildy Atakov has allegedly been inappropriately administered psychotropic drugs in Seydi labour camp in order to punish him for his religious beliefs ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/004/2001

Turkmenistan: Imminent danger of death in custody/Torture, ill ...
5 February 2001

Baptist Christian Shagildy Atakov is believed to have been treated so harshly in prison is in imminent danger of dying. There are reports that he was ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/003/2001

Turkmenistan: Further information on fear for safety ...
8 January 2001

Prisoner of conscience Nurberdi Nurmamedov was released on 23 December under a presidential amnesty to mark the Islamic holy night of Kadir and ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/001/2001

Turkmenistan: Fear for safety; torture/ill-treatment
5 December 2000

Babamurat Gayebov, Umit Koshkarov, Batir Nurov Shokhrat Piriyev are Protestant Christians, who are reportedly, been detained and severely tortured ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/012/2000

Worldwide Appeals: December 2000
3 November 2000

1. Philippines: Five men sentenced to death after torture; 2. Turkmenistan: Ill-treatment and imprisonment of possible prisoner of conscience; 3. USA: ...

Report       NWS 22/006/2000

Death Penalty News: March 2000
31 March 2000

1.Abolition in Turkmenistan, Ukraine Bermuda; 2. USA - Illinois Governor suspends executions; 3. Philippines announces moratorium; 4. Pope again ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/001/2000

Turkmenistan: Harassment and imprisonment of religious ...
24 March 2000

This report focuses on human rights violations experienced by some religious believers in the context of the clampdown on dissent in Turkmenistan. ...

Report       EUR 61/007/2000

Turkmenistan: Further information on fear for safety ...
21 March 2000

Nurberdi Nurmamedov's sentence of five years' imprisonment was upheld on 15 March 2000. A further appeal is now going to be lodged with the ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/008/2000

Turkmenistan: Further information on fear for safety ...
28 February 2000

On 25 February 2000, Nurberdi Nurmamedov was sentenced to five years in prison on charges of "hooliganism". Amnesty International believes that ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/004/2000

Turkmenistan: Shagildy Atakov - possible Prisoner of ...
17 January 2000

This paper gives brief deatils of the case of Shagildy Atakov who may have been imprisoned for his religious affiliation to the Baptist church. It is reported ...

Report       EUR 61/002/2000