Who, Why and How exiled: Firuz Yusupov was a member of the opposition Group of 24 (Akhbor, 2017).
Stage 2 details (arrest/ detention/ extradition): Firuz Yusupov, a member of the opposition Group 24, was detained in St Petersburg on 5 April, apparently at the request of the Tajik authorities (Akhbor, 2017).
Press sources: Akhbor (2017). ТАРАФДОРИ “ГУРӮҲИ 24” АЗ БОЗДОШТ ОЗОД ШУД. Available at: http://akhbor.com/-p1640-155.htm.