Turkmenistan’s Prison System and Political Prisoners
A briefing paper by the Prove They Are Alive! campaign contains new information about changes in the manner of the Turkmen prison system’s treatment of political prisoners and new details about treatment of prisoners in Ovadan Depe and other prisons and colonies in Turkmenistan’s prison system
The crime of enforced disappearances continues unabated in the Central Asian country of Turkmenistan, and on this International Day of the Disappeared, the Prove They Are Alive! campaign calls for an end to this barbaric practice.