Shoira Salokhitdinova, a doctor in Kokand who has turned to prominent activist Elena Urlaeva for help, told Uznews.net correspondent that she and her colleagues are constantly being taken to the Fergana Valley cotton fields.
Rumors of arrests of two high-ranking SNB officials, brothers Hajet and Javdat Sharifhodjaev, have been floating around Uzbekistan recently. The two officials are thought to be Gulnara Karimova’s main oppressors and her sister Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva’s protectors. (1)
72-year-old Khasan Choriev died on Friday, March 14, at his home in Shakhrisyabz. The father of Bakhodyr Choriev, the founder of the opposition movement Birdamlik, was a simple, kind, and cheerful man, who fell victim to the authorities’ revenge for his son’s political activities.
The country is on the brink of collapse – on the one hand there is a potential of a military coup organized by the country’s secret services fraction, on the other there is a “two-year” civil war instigated by political opposition, People’s Movement of Uzbekistan. Islam Karimov must talk to us in Prague. (1)