Tajikistan: officials must end intimidation of lawyers, including the Bar Association Chairperson

The ICJ today expressed concern that a Government anti-corruption agency has engaged in acts of intimidation against the Chairperson of the Union of the Lawyers of the Republic of Tajikistan, Saidbek Nuritdinov, and 15 other lawyers. The intimidation apparently relates to the lawyers’ defence of Abdulaziz Abdurahmonzoda, a lawyer facing trial on charges of fraud, … Continue reading Tajikistan: officials must end intimidation of lawyers, including the Bar Association Chairperson