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Previously Jailed Tajik Journalist Ordered Back to Prison
January 14, 2019
Previously Jailed Tajik Journalist Ordered Back to Prison
Khayrullo Mirsaidov, authorities claim, breached a court order by seeing medical treatment abroad.
Previously Jailed Tajik Journalist Ordered Back to Prison
#FreeKhayrullo and the Art of Changing Tajikistan's Mind
August 24, 2018
#FreeKhayrullo and the Art of Changing Tajikistan's Mind
What can we learn from the recent release of jailed Tajik journalist Khayrullo Mirsaidov?
#FreeKhayrullo and the Art of Changing Tajikistan's Mind
Tajikistan Issues 12-Year Sentence to Whistleblower Journalist
July 12, 2018
Tajikistan Issues 12-Year Sentence to Whistleblower Journalist
Khayrullo Mirsaidov reported corruption in a November 2017 open letter. On July 11 he was convicted of embezzlement.
Tajikistan Issues 12-Year Sentence to Whistleblower Journalist
Detailing an Arbitrary Detention in Tajikistan
July 06, 2018
Detailing an Arbitrary Detention in Tajikistan
The details of Dushanbe’s human rights violations tell the story of a state afraid of its own people but not of international law.
Detailing an Arbitrary Detention in Tajikistan
EU, Tajikistan Hold Human Rights Dialogue, Say Almost Nothing
October 17, 2017
EU, Tajikistan Hold Human Rights Dialogue, Say Almost Nothing
The dialogue was "open and honest" and meaningless.
EU, Tajikistan Hold Human Rights Dialogue, Say Almost Nothing
Tajikistan’s Magnitsky: The Case for a Global Magnitsky Act
December 02, 2016
Tajikistan’s Magnitsky: The Case for a Global Magnitsky Act
The plight of Buzurgmehr Yorov illustrates the need for Magnitsky-inspired sanctions.
Tajikistan’s Magnitsky: The Case for a Global Magnitsky Act
Tajik Authorities Seek Long Prison Terms for IRPT Lawyers
September 20, 2016
Tajik Authorities Seek Long Prison Terms for IRPT Lawyers
Meanwhile, in Geneva Tajikistan's human rights record will be up for discussion.
Tajik Authorities Seek Long Prison Terms for IRPT Lawyers
Tajik Government Denies Blocking News Websites
August 04, 2016
Tajik Government Denies Blocking News Websites
No stray bullets yet.
Tajik Government Denies Blocking News Websites
Lawyer of Jailed Tajik Opposition Politician Dies
June 13, 2016
Lawyer of Jailed Tajik Opposition Politician Dies
Ishoq Tabarov’s two sons are in jail on charges rights advocates say were brought specifically to pressure their father.
Lawyer of Jailed Tajik Opposition Politician Dies
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