Who, Why and How exiled: Abdurahim Yusupov is a member of the opposition party Group of 24.
Stage 2 details (arrest/ detention/ extradition): He was detained in St Petersburg on 5 April, apparently at the request of the Tajik authorities. He was released on 12 April without extradition (Akhbor, 2017).
Press sources: Akhbor (2017). ТАРАФДОРИ “ГУРӮҲИ 24” АЗ БОЗДОШТ ОЗОД ШУД (12.04.2017). Available at: http://akhbor.com/-p1640-155.htm.