PUBLIC AI Index: EUR 62/06/99
LIMITED ACTION - five per section 12 March 1999
Further information on UA 43/99 (EUR 62/05/99, 9 March 1999) - fear for safety
/ incommunicado detention
UZBEKISTANMukhtabar Akhmedova, (f), aged 60, human rights defender
Amnesty International has just learnt that Mukhtabar Akhmedova was released
on 5 March 1999 but went immediately into hiding. Many thanks for sending appeals
on her behalf.
Rashid Bekzhon is still believed to be detained.
Please continue appeals on his behalf as per the original action.