Berdiyev, Mukhamed

Gender: .
State of concern: .

Who, Why and How exiled:

Berdyev is a correspondent for RFE/RL, working in Moscow (Svobode, 2004; Grani, 2004)

Category of exile: . (Definitions here.)
Alleged affiliation: Journalist.

Which stages experienced: not Stage 1   not Stage 2   Stage 3. (Definitions here.)
Date of most serious incident: 2004.
Violence experienced: .

Stage 3 details (attack/ abduction/ rendition/ torture/ assassination/ death):

On 30th April 2004, three men broke in to Burdyev's flat, beat him unconscious and then proceeded to break his computer and remove his phone lines. Three days later, he received a call from a Turkmen demanding he handover documents (Svaboda, 2004; Grani, 2004).

International arrest warrant: .

Countries of transit, asylum and/or residence: .

Current status:


Press sources:

Grani (2004). The correspondent of the Turkmen service of radio "Svoboda". [online] Available at: [Accessed 15 Apr. 2018].


Svoboda (2004). Journalist of the Turkmen service of Radio Liberty / Free Europe Mohammed Berdyev is treated after being beaten. [online] Svoboda. Available at: [Accessed 15 Apr. 2018].