Who, Why and How exiled: An Uzbek businessman and leading member of the People's Movement of Uzbekistan ( BBC News, 2015).
Stage 1 details (accusations/ charges/ Interpol notice/ extradition requests): He was a founder of the PMU and was active in the movement's congress held in Berlin in 2011 ( BBC News, 2015).
Stage 3 details (attack/ abduction/ rendition/ torture/ assassination/ death): He was shot dead in Ivanovo in 2011, at the entrance to his home ( BBC News, 2015).
Other actions during Stages 1–3 (dispossession/ overseas assets frozen/ intimidation/ action against associates/ …): He had been approached about a month ago by officers from Uzbekistan's National Security Service who physically threatened him if he continued his political activities ( Radio Free Europe, 2011).
Legal status (refugee/ asylum seeker/ resident): He had lived many years in Russia and gained Russian citizenship in 2005 ( Radio Free Europe, 2011).
Current status: Deceased.
Press sources: Radio Free Europe, 2011. "Exiled Uzbek Political Activist Shot Dead In Russia". 26 September, 2011. [Online]. Available at: https://www.rferl.org/a/exiled_uzbek_political_activist_shot_dead_in_russia/24340471.html BBC News, 2015. "Sweden imam attack: The Uzbek hitman and the unanswered questions". 15 December 2015. [Online]. Available at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-35009969