All posts filed under: Central Asia

The Islamic Climate in the country created by Muslims – Isn’t it a gift from Allah that Ulema must protect?!

Presidential elections in Kyrgyzstan are planned for the end of 2017. This time the elections might create strong political tensions in the country. Despite that the Constitution does not allow Atambaev to stay for the next term, he tries to keep his team in power. Almost none of the Kyrgyz establishment support the president. However, […]

Tyrant E. Rahmon Persecutes the Islamic Renaissance Party of Tajikistan

On July 21, information agency Avesta.Tj reported: “The Islamic Renaissance Party of Tajikistan (IRPT) is included in the list of terrorist organizations of the Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (RATS SCO)”, told Tajik Interior Minister Ramazon Rahimzoda at a meeting with journalists in Dushanbe on Friday.

The Fight against Islam in Uzbekistan favoring lighter prison sentences to Christians and extreme sentences to Muslims

Uzbekistan: A Tashkent court jailed eleven Muslims who met to pray and discuss their faith for up to six years. Several testified about torture (including officers’ threat to rape the wife of one in front of him). The court ignored the testimony. Three Protestants were given 15-day terms. (Forum 18, June 20, 2017)

Who needs citizenship of a secular state with a nationalistic color!?

On 5th of June, IA Radio Liberty reported: “Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev offered to deprive citizenship of the compatriots who joined radical religious groups and movements”. He said about this during a meeting in the administration of Andijan region on June 3. “For example, if in five mahallas 20-30 people will get off the right […]

The Tajik Political Scientist is against Islamic Values

The Tajik political scientist Abdugani Mamadazimov urged the authorities to strengthen secular thinking among the people of Tajikistan, and he called the people who practice their religion illiterate. “There is an urgent need today to fight illiterate religious figures who influence the minds of uneducated villagers. Therefore, today we have the moral right to demand […]

Uzbekistan’s Relations with the Islamic Development Bank bear the Loss in Both Worlds

On 20 May, the “National Information Agency of Uzbekistan” reported: “The president of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev during his visit to Saudi Arabia met with the President of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), Bandar Hajar. The meeting noted the consistent development of the relations between Uzbekistan and IsDB, a large-scale cooperation of the […]

The UN is concerned about birth rate growth in Tajikistan

Japan’s Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador in the Republic of Tajikistan (RT) Mr. Hajime Kitaoka and UNFPA country director in Tajikistan Ms. Mieko Yabuta signed an agreement on the financial contribution of the Japanese government to UNFPA in the amount of about 1.715 million US dollars to support the project “Strengthening of national family planning services […]

Rahmon’s regime in Tajikistan declares war against female Islamic clothing

On 27 January 2017 Idigul Kosimzoda, a chairman of the Committee for Women and Family Affairs to the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan, reported at a press conference that her committee periodically conducts raids with the participation of law enforcement agencies whose purpose is to identify the “women wearing non-Tajik clothing, that are alien […]

Imam Tirmidhi International Research Center is a trick of Uzbekistan’s criminal authorities

On 15th February, IA “Gazeta.uz” reported: “The president of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev on February 14 signed a decree on the establishment of the International Research Center of Imam Tirmidhi. According to the document, the decision is aimed at in-depth study and promotion of hadith scholar and Islamic jurist’s heritage Abu Isa Tirmidhi (Imam Tirmidhi, 824-892 […]

Crashing the System of State Control of Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan state system is crashing. Kyrgyzstan’s state control system is in danger because it’s going to fall apart. How can we see it? Statehood is a combination of system and structures controlled by the laws. The management system of state should be based on a particular ideology. In Kyrgyzstan, the foundation of statehood is a […]

Uzbek Authorities Delimit and Demarcate the Borders, Whereas They Should Completely Abolish Them

The president of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyayev, has issued a draft of the decree “The Strategy for the Further Development of Uzbekistan”. In this draft it is expected to entrust the ministries and agencies to develop a plan for delimitation and demarcation of the state border with the neighboring republics in the first quarter of the […]

Russia Puts Pressure on Tajikistan for Entry into the EAEC

In Dushanbe a round-table was held entitled “Integration of Central Asian states in the Eurasian Economic Community (EAEC or EurAsEC): Realities and Prospects”, organized by the mission of the non-profit organization, Development Fund Institute of Eurasian Studies in the Republic of Tajikistan. The event was organized with the support of the Russian Embassy in Tajikistan. […]

Nazarbayev’s Regime Prohibits Muslim Girls from Wearing Headscarves in Schools

IA Islam.kz reported: “On 10 December during the visiting session of the Committee for Religious Affairs of the Ministry of Culture and Information of the Republic of Kazakhstan, of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Security and of the Socio-Cultural Development Committee of the Mazhilis of the Parliament of RK under the theme “The […]

New Kyrgyzstan Child Abuse Laws will Fail to Protect Anyone, as the State System itself is the Greatest Abuser of Women and Children!

On 20th October 2016, the 24 Press Club issued a report on the new Criminal Codes designed by the Kyrgyzstan government aimed at protecting children from child abuse. These new laws include heavier sentences of up to 10 years for abusers and “Intentional infliction of harm to the child’s health can lead to imprisonment for […]

The Mufti of Chechnya Calls for the Division of the Islamic Ummah!

The Mufti of Chechnya, Salakh Mezhiyev hopes that a law banning Wahhabism in Russia could be reached. In an interview with Interfax-Deen, he stated, “There is no future for this notion, we issued a fatwa and adopted decisions and we went to Russia’s President Vladimir Putin to regard, on the basis of these decisions, Wahhabism […]

Nazarbayev is Asked to Make Islam the State Religion

On 12th September, IA “abai.kz” published an open letter of Baktybay Ainabekov, a head of the religious association of Kazakhstan Haji, to the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. The letter says, “One of the main shortcomings of our Constitution – the phrase “religion is separated from the state” – a relic, inherited from the atheism […]