Loikov, Firuz

Gender: .
State of concern: .

Who, Why and How exiled:

Associated with "New Tajikistan" / "Group 24". Fled to Russia at some point (Tajinfo, 2015).

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

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

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

Sought for associations with "New Tajikistan" / "Group 24" (Tajinfo, 2015).

Group 24 was declared illegal by the Tajik government on 9 October 2014. Following this ruling, Tajikistan subsequently sought to arrest key members associated with the group (Tajinfo, 2015).

Stage 2 details (arrest/ detention/ extradition):

Arrested in Moscow in April 2015 (Tajinfo,  2015; Atayeva, 2015).


International arrest warrant: .

Countries of transit, asylum and/or residence: .

Current status:

Still being detained in Russia ( Atayeva, 2015).

Press sources:

Tajinfo, 2015.. "Россия: таджикскому активисту Мехрубону Сатторову грозит экстрадиция," 2nd , August , 2015, http://www.tajinfo.org/molodejzavozrojdenie/post/635741488298630962;

Tajinfo, 2015.  "В России освобождены сторонники "Группы 24"," 22nd September , 2015. [Online]. Available at: http://www.tajinfo.org/gr24/post/635785555146723105.

Nadejda Atayeva, 2015. "Россия: таджикскому активисту Мехрубону Сатторову грозит экстрадиция", 31st July, 2015. [Online]. Available at: http://nadejda-atayeva.blogspot.co.uk/2015/07/blog-post_30.html