Vosiyev, Abdurahim

Born in 1987 in the Khalton District of the Khalton Region of Tajikistan. He is a resident of the city of Kabodyan ( Atayeva, 2015) but he later moved to Russia.  
State of concern: .
Original citizenship: .
Alleged affiliation: Youth for Revival of Tajikistan.
Which stages experienced: Stage 1   Stage 2   not Stage 3
Class of most serious incident: .
Date of most serious incident: 2014.
Countries of transit, asylum and/or residence: .
Exiled? Yes.
Category of exile: .

Who, Why and How exiled: He moved to Russia and was affilitated witht the group Youth for the Revival of Tajikistan (YRT) ( Human Rights Watch, 2016).

Stage 1 details (accusations/ charges/ Interpol notice/ extradition requests): He was charged by the Tajik authorities for extremist activities ( Радио Озоди,2015). Tajik authorities charged him with founding an “extremist community” (article 307) and making calls to “mass disorder and the violent seizure of power” (article 307.1)  

Stage 2 details (arrest/ detention/ extradition): Arrested in Russia on 12 November 2014 and held for in a pretrial detention facility in Moscow for months waiting for extradition to Tajikistan. (Asia-Plus,2015)

Legal status (refugee/ asylum seeker/ resident): Non specified

Current status: He was released from his detention in 2015 (Радио Озоди, 2015).While he has been released following 12 months of detention, he still faces the possibility of extradition ( Human Rights Watch, 2016).

Press sources: Asia-Plus, 2015. "Members of Tajik opposition organization detained in Russia and Tajikistan". 28 Januray, 2015 [Online]. Available at:  http://s1.news.tj/tj/node/202434 Радио Озоди, 2015. "В Москве из СИЗО освобожден один из сторонников «Группы 24»", 16 Novermber, 2015. [Online]. Available at: https://rus.ozodi.org/a/27368571.html Human Rights Watch, 2016  "Tajikistan: Severe Crackdown on Political Opposition US, EU Should Urgently Raise Abuses". 17 February, 2016.   [Online]. Available at: https://www.hrw.org/news/2016/02/17/tajikistan-severe-crackdown-political-opposition Nadejda Ataeyva Blog, 2015. "Russia: Tajik activist Mehribon Sattorov faces extradition".31 July, 2015 [Online]. Available at:  http://www.ahrca.eu/tadjikistan/torture-prevention/850-russia-tajik-activist-mehribon-sattorov-faces-extradition