Mamytov, Roman

Gender: .
State of concern: .

Who, Why and How exiled:

He is in self-imposed exile over its political activities. He appeared on social networks in Spring 2013 calling for a referendum on Karakalpak independence (The Guardian, 2014).

Category of exile: . (Definitions here.)
Alleged affiliation: Alga Karakalpakstan.

Roman Mamytov is the deputy leader under Aman Sagidullaev,  of the Alga Karakalpakstan” (“Forward Karakalpakstan!”) separatist movement.

Which stages experienced: Stage 1   not Stage 2   not Stage 3. (Definitions here.)
Violence experienced: .

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

He was persecuted by state authorities for his political activities (The Guardian, 2014).

International arrest warrant: .

Countries of transit, asylum and/or residence: , .

Current status:

He  was  living in Kyrgyzstan as “a political émigré.” ( The Guardian,2014).

It it believed that he is currently living in Moscow ( ОЗОДАГОН, 2014).

Press sources:


ОЗОДАГОН, 2014. "Из-за конфликта на Устюртском ГХЗ арестованы 50 каракалпаков. На строительстве Устюртского ГХЗ каракалпаки протестуют из-за увольнений и снижения зарплаты". [Online]. Available at:

The Guardian, 2014. "Uzbekistan separatist movement threatens ancient culture". [Online]. Available at: