In connection with the 32nd anniversary of the independence of Uzbekistan, President Shavkat Mirziyaev signed a decree pardoning 286 convicts. Of those pardoned, 109 are completely released from serving their main sentence, 116 are released from serving their sentence on parole, and the sentence of 25 persons was replaced with a more lenient one. In […]
On 11 August, RIA Novosti news agency reported: “The triple gas union of Russia, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan may be expanded to include other countries, Dmitry Birichevsky, director of the Russian Foreign Ministry’s Economic Cooperation Department, told RIA Novosti.
Recently, news of the arrest of members of Hizb ut Tahrir spreads often on online networking sites. For example, on July 16, 2022, the news was published on the website of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Uzbekistan with the title: “The activities of members of Hizb ut Tahrir in Tashkent have been put to […]
In his New Year’s greetings to the people of Uzbekistan, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev proposed declaring 2022 the year of “Ensuring Human Interests and Mahalla Development”. This was reported by the press service of the head of state. Mirziyoyev said: “To give a name to the New Year, we have studied the views of the public […]
It was reported that 29 women were arrested on 10 September on suspicion of having links with Hizb ut Tahrir, then 10 people were arrested on 15 September, and 12 people were arrested on 17 September. This news was published on the official websites of the Ministry of the Interior and the Department of Internal […]
People’s Artist of Uzbekistan Yodgor Sadiev criticized the wearing of a beard by Uzbek youth, calling it a devilish manifestation. The proper video was posted on the Internet on June 17.
On June 28, 2021, the Uzbek Ministry of the Interior posted a video on the Internet entitled: “Beware the propaganda of the extremist terrorist organization and its ideological leaders!” In it, as usual, the label “terrorist” was affixed to Hizb ut Tahrir, and the entry of people who leave abroad to work or study under […]
On April 26, 2021, the Uzbek service Radio Free reported that Shaukat Mirziyev’s government was facing the problem of maintaining a balance between control over religious freedom and openness. It was stated in Agnieszka Pikulicka’s article, since Shavkat Mirziyoyev came to power in 2016, the country has undergone political changes. New voices appeared on previously […]
On January 31, the Gazeta.uz news agency reported: “The president of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev got acquainted with the construction progress of the Center for Islamic Civilization in Tashkent. Its construction began next to the Khazrati Imam complex in the summer of 2018 at the suggestion of the head of the state.
In the village of Zhany-Pakhta, Sokuluk district in the Chui region of Kyrgyzstan, schoolgirls in hijab were not allowed to enter the school. This was reported by AKIpress news agency with reference to the girls’ brother. The Ministry of Education and Science replied on the request from journalists to comment the situation that, according to […]
On August 13th 2019 in the airport of Odessa city (Ukraine), Mahmud AbdulMomin (Mahmud Khaldarov) was detained by Interpol’s request from Kyrgyzstan. On August 19th the Ukrainian court judged to apply restraint in the form of temporary arrest for 40 days. (Source: khpg.org ) Comment: Mahmud AbdulMomin (Mahmud Khaldarov) is a famous Islamic dawah carrier […]
On 02.08.2019, the president of Uzbekistan Mirziyayev signed an order to liquidate the notorious colony “Zhaslyk”, which is located in Karakalpakstan. “This truly historic decision was made with the aim of increasing the effectiveness of the correction of prisoners, respecting individuals and society, as well as promoting a positive image of the country in the […]