Sabirov, Alisher

Gender: .
State of concern: .

Who, Why and How exiled:

Former employee of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and later as deputy of the Jogorku Kenesh in Kyrgyzstan. Also have been identified as the largest business shareholder of the Kara-Suu bazaar in Kyrgyzstan before losing its shares in 2011 (Kupatadze, 2012).  Alisher was a pro-Bakiyev politician (Gezitter, 2013).

In 2012, the Kyrgyz authorities accused Sabirov of being involved in the instigation of Osh events (24 KG, 2012).

Category of exile: . (Definitions here.)
Alleged affiliation: Former insider.

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

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

Since 2013, the Kyrgyz authorities demand its extradition (Gezitter, 2013).

International arrest warrant: .

Countries of transit, asylum and/or residence: .

Current status:

Sabirov is currently exiled in Moscow with his wife (Gezziter, 2013).

Press sources:

Fergananews, 2006. . Kyrgyzstan: Deputy Alisher Sabirov demands security for lawmakers.18.10.2006. [Online]. Available at: ( Accessed 11/05/2017)

Stars and Stripes. 2010  New Kyrgyz leaders silent on continued government support for Manas.16./05.2010. [Online]. Available at:   ( Accessed 11/05/2017)

24 KG . 6 .06.2012. “Алишер Сабиров: Я подам в суд на депутатов парламента Кыргызстана, если они не прекратят распространять слухи обо мне”. (Accessed: 11.05.2017).

Gezziter.Org. 2013. Принято решение о возвращении в Кыргызстан узбекских сепаратистов. . 01.04.2013 [Online].Available at:

Gezziter Org.2012. Жылдызкан Жолдошева: «Пусть Сабиров подает в суд»  11.06.2012. [Online]. Available at: (Accessed: 11.05.2017).