Prove They Are Alive! Report

In the current September 2016 update of the report, we have updated information on the following people, based on the information from the Government of Turkmenistan, the UN Committee on Human Rights and our own information from verified sources: Annadurdy Annasahatov (died in prison in February 2016), Mamour Atayev, Orazmuhammet Atageldiyev, Rustem Djumaev, Vekil Durdyev […]

Нападение на туркменского диссидента в Подмосковье

В то время как в Туркменистане идет подготовка к принятию новой Конституции и президентским выборам, спецслужбы этой страны вновь активизировали силовые операции против находящихся в эмиграции диссидентов. Утром 18 августа 2016 г. бывший туркменский политзаключенный Акмухаммет Барханов подвергся нападению неизвестных на дороге у микрорайона им. Гагарина подмосковного города Балашиха. По словам Байханова, около 9 часов утра […]

Get Involved

We invite all those who have information about the fate of those who have disappeared in Turkmen prisons to contact us. If you are interested in working with us on the campaign, please contact us at provetheyarealive@nullgmail.com.

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.

Geldy Kyarizov and Family Threatened by Unidentified Turkmen

On October 3, 2015, well-known Turkmen horse breeder Geldy Kyarizov and his family were threatened by an unknown man speaking to them in the Turkmen language while riding the escalator in a Moscow, Russia, metro station. For full Press Release click HERE. 

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 […]

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 […]

Human Rights Watch: “Turkmenistan: The Dozens of ‘Disappeared’”

Turkmenistan: The Dozens of ‘Disappeared’ Video Spotlights Government’s Long Silence About Prisoners’ Fate NOVEMBER 26, 2014 (New York) – Dozens of people have been forcibly disappeared in Turkmenistan, some for more than a decade, Human Rights Watch said in a video released today. The government of Turkmenistan should immediately inform the relatives of the disappeared of their fate […]