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Rereading accusation.   In the cold winter of 2007 I arrived at Tashkent airport from Bishkek, where I had participated in a journalism training organized by the OSCE Academy. I filled out the requested declaration stating that I had no valuables with me. At the exit, the guards stopped me, because I had not noted …

    Умида Ниязова.  Мелкая месть властей Узбекистана за защиту прав своих сограждан.   Правительство Узбекистана продолжает бороться против активистов гражданского общества, выступающих против тоталитаризма, коррупции и нарушений прав человека. Служба национальной безопасности Узбекистана (СНБ) является главной структурой в стране, которая преследует любых критиков режима, используя при этом различные преступные методы.   СНБ также является …

The Burden of Virginity – Part 2 – Documentary Film by Umida Akhmedova and Oleg Karpov http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=7331823776116544493&hl=ru#docid=-8593512391182015746

The Burden of Virginity – Part 1 Documentary Film by Umida Akhmedova and Oleg Karpov [google 7331823776116544493]

– This report was originally published by Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty.- April 22, 2010 TASHKENT — Criminal charges against 12 Uzbek policemen suspected of the gang rape of Raykhon Soatova and her two sisters in jail have been dropped, RFE/RL’s Uzbek Service reports. The alleged victims’ brother, Abdusamat Soatov, told RFE/RL on April 21 …

In recent years, women have been increasingly subjected to abuse. For example, in May 2009, three sisters were charged with ‘hooliganism:’ Nargiza Soatova, Khosiyat Soatova, and Raykhon Soatova. On 26 November 2009, during a meeting with her mother and brother at the Zangiatin prison, Raykhon Soatova said that on 9 May 2009, she was raped …

– This report was originally published by Human Rights Watch. For more information please follow the link below.-   OCTOBER 14, 2010 Update: On October 15, the independent journalist and Voice of America correspondent Abdumalik Boboev was convicted by the Mirzo-Ulugbek District Criminal Court on charges of criminal defamation, insult, and preparing or distributing materials …

      03.05.2007 Während die halbe Welt den Tag der Arbeit beging, hat ein Gericht in Taschkent am 1. Mai die bekannte Menschenrechtlerin und Journalistin Umida Nijasowa in einem Eilverfahren zu sieben Jahren Freiheitsentzug verurteilt. Die usbekische Bürgerrechtlerin Umida Nijasowa, die mit der Menschenrechtsorganisation Human Rights Watch zusammengearbeitet hatte, muss für sieben Jahre ins …

– This report was originally published by FerghanaNews.ru. – 02.02.2007 The latest reports indicate that Umida Niyazova, journalist and human rights activist arrested in Uzbekistan, is questioned and tortured. Interrogation sessions last fifteen hours. Sources claim that Niyazova is kept in a specially prepared cell. Food parcels from the family are accepted but never reach …

– This report was originally published by Freedom House. – On January 22, 2007, Umida Niyazova, an Uzbek journalist, human rights activist and mother of a two-year old son, was arrested by Uzbek authorities. She was returning to her country from neighboring Kyrgyzstan. News May 8 — After a short trial in a Tashkent court of …