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Shokhrukhi Ismoil

Affiliated media: Dushanbe TV channel , Presenter, Journalist

Incident date: April 12, 2022

Attack type:

  • Unlawful military conscription

Who attacked: Authorities

Source: JFJ Expert

Location: Tajikistan, Dushanbe

Additional information:

Shokhrukhi Ismoil was kidnapped during the day by military recruitment officers in central Dushanbe. He was forcibly put into a taxi and taken to the military recruitment office. The same evening, he was sent for compulsory military service in eastern Tajikistan. A video of the abduction was filmed by passers-by and posted on the internet.