Anti-Semitism, Informational Terror in Turkmenistan Call for International Concerns

Vienna – The Turkmenistan Civic Solidarity Group, acting as part of the Civic Solidarity Platform, delivered a statement at the OSCE Supplementary Human Dimension Meeting on freedom of expression and freedom of the media. In the statement, activists raise strongest concerns over the recent attempts of the Turkmenistan government to curb freedom of expression and access to information in the …

Прекратить насильственные исчезновения в туркменских тюрьмах

Заявление правозащитной кампании «Покажите их живыми!» к Международному дню жертв насильственных исчезновений В Международный день жертв насильственных исчезновений кампания «Покажите их живыми!» заявляет о солидарности со всеми жертвами исчезновений в тюрьмах Туркменистана и их родными, требует от туркменских властей незамедлительно положить конец этим грубейшим нарушениям прав человека и обращается к международному сообществу с призывом поставить принципиальным условием развития сотрудничества с …

Turkmen Dissident Attacked in Moscow

While preparations to the adoption of the new constitution and presidential elections are under way in Turkmenistan, special services of this country have again stepped up persecution of exiled dissidents by its security agents. On 18 August 2016, former Turkmen political prisoner Akmuhammet Baikhanov was attacked by unidentified men in the town of Balashikha outside Moscow. According to Baikhanov, about …

On Forced Disappearances in Turkmenistan and the Case of Boris Shikhmuradov

Statement by Prove They Are Alive! Campaign “Prove They Are Alive!” campaign expresses its strong disappointment and regret at the failure of the government of Turkmenistan to provide a substantive reply to the United Nations Human Rights Committee on its decision on the case of Boris Shikhmuradov within the period established by the Committee. We urge the Turkmen government to …