Urgent Action: OPPOSITION ACTIVIST AT RISK OF TORTURE (Turkmenistan: UA 163.21)November 22, 2021
Azat Isakov, a Turkmen activist with the opposition movement Turkmenia, Unite! went missing in Russia on October 20, 2021, and reportedly reappeared later in Turkmenistan. According to a statement by Turkmenia, Unite! he is held incommunicado in the Ministry of National Security department in Turkmenabat, in north-east Turkmenistan. His fate and whereabouts must be officially confirmed. Azat Isakov is at imminent risk of torture and other ill-treatment, he must be released immediately.