May 22, 2015

Uzbekistan: Release Azam Farmonov (UA 114/15)

Human rights defender and prisoner of conscience, Azam Farmonov, has been sentenced to a further five-year imprisonment for allegedly violating prison rules. He was due to be released at the end of April after serving nine years in prison.
1) Please write immediately in Uzbek, Russian, English or your own language:
  • Reminding the Uzbekistani authorities that Azam Farmonov is a prisoner of conscience, imprisoned solely for peacefully exercising his right to freedom of expression and that he should be released immediately and unconditionally.
2) For the full Urgent Action, including appeal addresses and further information, please click on the Word or PDF version below.
3) Please let us know if you took action so that we can track our impact!
  • EITHER send a short email to [email protected] with "UA 114/15" in the subject line, and include in the body of the email the number of letters and/or emails you sent; 
  • OR fill out this short online form to let us know how you took action.