The Diplomat Magazine: Reports Indicate That People Are Tortured

This article is published in The Diplomat Magazine.  It highlights a number of independent reports that contradict the official position of the Turkmen government on tortures in the country. Two of the Prove They Are Alive reports are quoted in the article.  Original article is posted here. Medieval Torture in Turkmenistan By Cholpon Orozobekova November 22, 2016 The UN Committee Against …

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 …