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Uzbekistan: Two human rights activists are subjected to torture

Saida siteTwo human rights activists were detained for 15 days in the basement of the police station of Pakhtakor District of Jizzakh region. Under torture, they were forced to withdraw from the public action aimed at the protection of constitutional rights.

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An alternative observational report on the situation in Uzbekistan - UPR, 2008

uprAn alternative observational report on the situation in Uzbekistan presented to the 3rd session of the UN Council for human rights under the UPR procedure (December 2008)

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Uzbekistan: Was human rights activist Gulshan Karaeva assaulted by provocateurs?

gulshan.1 site8 July 2011, in the evening, human rights activist Gulshan Karaeva was coming home from Tashkent to Karshi. She was beaten up in the car by two commuters as a response to her remark, when they started drinking alcohol and distract the driver.

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The Coalition Against Forced Child Labour in Uzbekistan

coalicia shahida3The Coalition Against Forced Child Labour in Uzbekistan comprised of civil society groups and dozens of individual activists expresses its deep concern regarding the attitude of the official institutions of Uzbekistan towards the problem of forced child labour in this country and their recent accusations towards members of the Coalition.

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Arrested human rights activist Agzam Turgunov is tortured with hot water

Agzam Turgunov site  An absurdly framed criminal case against a human rights activist

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Life and safety of the Uzbek poet Yusuf Juma and his family is under threat

Yusuf Juma siteWe are writing to you to express our serious concern about life and security of a prominent Uzbek poet, Yusuf Juma and his family.

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