Гельды Кяризову и его семье угрожают неизвестные

3 октября 2015 Гельды Кяризов, знаменитый туркменский конезаводчик, и его семья были атакованы неизвестным, говорившим на туркменском языке. Инцидент произошел на эскалаторе метро, в Москве. Подробнее здесь.

Government of Turkmenistan Allows Family Members of Horse Breeder Geldy Kyarizov to Leave Turkmenistan

  Contact Information: Vitaly Ponamarev TEL: +3725-439-9959 (Russian)                                     Kate Watters TEL: +1-571-332-5895 (English, Russian)   Government of Turkmenistan Allows Family Members of Horse Breeder Geldy Kyarizov to Leave Turkmenistan   September 21, 2015, Warsaw, Poland On the evening of September 20, 2015, Sofia Kyarizov and Elena Serebryannik, the fourteen year old daughter and sister-in-law, respectively, of the well-known Turkmen …

Joint Letter to the European Commission regarding the removal of satellite dishes in Turkmenistan

On 14 July 2015, members of Prove! and other organizations sent a joint letter to Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission, asking her to urge the Turkmen government to immediately halt its campaign to dismantle privately-owned satellite dishes. Removal of private satellite dishes effectively denies Turkmen citizens any access …

Central Asia: UN Leader, on Visit, Should Press Rights Issues

Originally from: http://www.hrw.org/news/2015/06/09/central-asia-un-leader-visit-should-press-rights-issues-2 Ban Ki-moon Needs to Address Abuses, Seek Reform Pledges JUNE 9, 2015 (New York) – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s Central Asia trip is a key opportunity to mark UN concern at the highest level about the alarming state of human rights throughout the region and press for concrete improvements, Human Rights Watch said today. In a briefing …

Press Release: Civil Society Activists Call for Strong Human Rights Conditions for the Ratification of a Partnership and Cooperation Agreement between the European Union and Turkmenistan

    Civil Society Activists Call for Strong Human Rights Conditions for the Ratification of a Partnership and Cooperation Agreement between the European Union and Turkmenistan  For Immediate Release May 27, 2015, Brussels The “Prove They Are Alive” campaign, working for the rights of those disappeared in Turkmen prisons and their families, held a roundtable meeting today at the European …

Prove! calls on the European Parliament to make human rights a condition for partnership with Turkmenistan

On May 6, Prove They Are Alive! member Yuri Dzhibladze, of the Moscow based Center for the Development of Democracy and Human Rights, called upon the European Parliament to delay its consent to a Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA) with Turkmenistan until the country makes real and measurable progress in the sphere of human rights. Speaking at the Subcommittee on …

HRW: Austrian President Should Urge an End to Enforced Disappearances

Turkmenistan: Turkmen President Visits Austria Austrian President Should Urge an End to Enforced Disappearances MAY 12, 2015 (Berlin) – President Heinz Fischer of Austria should urge President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov of Turkmenistan to address serious human rights problems in the country, Human Rights Watch said today. Berdymukhamedov is scheduled to meet Dr. Fischer in Vienna on May 12, 2015, to discuss a range of …