Jobirov, Makhmadali

Gender: .
State of concern: .

Who, Why and How exiled:

He was arrested or his alleged links with Group 24 (Human Rights Watch, 2016).

Category of exile: . (Definitions here.)
Alleged affiliation: Group of 24.

Which stages experienced: Stage 1   not Stage 2   Stage 3. (Definitions here.)
Date of most serious incident: 2015.
Violence experienced: .

Stage 1 details (accusations/ charges/ Interpol notice/ extradition requests):

Sentenced for anti-constitutional activity allegedly encouraging young people to join the party, and his close association with Group 24 leader Umarali Kuvvatov in Moscow (Human Rights Watch, 2016).



Stage 2 details (arrest/ detention/ extradition):

He was arrested for his alleged links with Group 24 (Human Rights Watch, 2016).

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

On April 8, 2015, a Dushanbe court sentenced  Makhmadali Jobirov to three years and six months each on charges of membership in Group 24 and possession of Group 24 materials (Human Rights Watch, 2016).

International arrest warrant: .

Countries of transit, asylum and/or residence: .

Current status:

Remains imprisoned since April, 2015 (Human Rights Watch, 2016).

Press sources:

Human Rights Watch (2016). "Tajikistan: Severe Crackdown on Political Opposition. US, EU Should Urgently Raise Abuses". 17th February, 2016. [Online]. Available at: