Atabaev, Ruslan Borisovich

Biography: Born in Dashoguz Province. In summer 2010, after graduation from the St. Petersburg State Forestry Academy(?), returned to Turkmenistan. In 2011-2012 served one year in the army. Was identified as “Wahhabi” in operations conducted by security police. Lived in Dashoguz.

Arrest and conviction: Arrested in August 2014. According to friends, ammunition was planted during his detention. Convicted in 2012. Sentenced to 3.5 years of imprisonment. Later the term of imprisonment was increased (details are unknown).

Current situation: No information.