September 11, 2017

Urgent Action: Chechen Man’s Whereabouts In Russian Unknown (Russia Federation: UA 208.17)


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Imran Salamov is a 39-year old Chechen man who was forcibly returned from Belarus to Russia on 5 September. His whereabouts are currently unknown and he is at risk of torture and other ill-treatment.

1) TAKE ACTION
Write a letter, send an email, call, fax or tweet:

  • Calling on them to immediately disclose the whereabouts of Imran Salamov to his family and lawyer;
  • Calling on them to ensure that Imran Salamov is not subjected to torture and ill-treatment;
  • Calling on them to give Imran Salamov immediate and unhindered access to a lawyer of his choice, who has already been privately appointed.

Contact these two officials by 20 October, 2017:
Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Chechnya
Minister of Interior
Ruslan Alkhanov
Prospekt imeni H.Isaeva, 21
364024, GroznyRepublic of Chechnya
E-mail: [email protected]
Salutation: Dear Minister

Ambassador Anatoly Ivanovich Antonov
Embassy of the Russian Federation
2650 Wisconsin Ave. NW, Washington DC 20007
Phone: 1 202 298 5700 I Fax: 1 202 298 5735
Email: [email protected]
Twitter: @RussiaInUSA; @RusEmbUSA
Salutation: Dear Ambassador

2) LET US KNOW YOU TOOK ACTION
Click here to let us know if you took action on this case! This is Urgent Action 208.17
Here’s why it is so important to report your actions: we record the actions taken on each case—letters, emails, calls and tweets—and use that information in our advocacy.

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