Who, Why and How exiled: After the May 2005 events in Andijan, 400 other residents of Andijan, including Babadjanov, escaped to the city of Osh (Kyrgyzstan).
Stage 1 details (accusations/ charges/ Interpol notice/ extradition requests): He is wanted due to witnessing government troops shooting on protesters.
Stage 2 details (arrest/ detention/ extradition): Detained in the basement of National Security Services building in Uzbekistan as of August 2006 ( Atayeva,2012).
Stage 3 details (attack/ abduction/ rendition/ torture/ assassination/ death): Kidnapped on 16 August 2006 by the Uzbek National Security Service in Kyrgyzstan and transferred to Uzbekistan (Atayeva,2012; ИНСТИТУТ СТРАН СНГ ИНСТИТУТ ДИАСПОРЫ И ИНТЕГРАЦИИ, 2006).
Current status: Unknown.
Press sources: Nadejda Atayeva, "The Karimov Regime is Accused of Terrorist Activities: Аn Attempt on the Life of Political Émigré Obidkhon Nazarov," February 29, 2012. [Online]. Available at: http://nadejda-atayeva-en.blogspot.co.uk/2012/02/karimov-regime-is-accused-of-terrorist.html. ИНСТИТУТ СТРАН СНГ ИНСТИТУТ ДИАСПОРЫ И ИНТЕГРАЦИИ: СТРАНЫ СНГ. "Русские и русскоязычные в новом зарубежье". ИНФОРМАЦИОННО-АНАЛИТИЧЕСКИЙ БЮЛЛЕТЕНЬ № 153, September 15, 2006.[Online]. Available at: http://materik.ru/upload/iblock/c6b/c6bcde002195b36154847399de324b70.pdf