Ulfathonim Mamadshoeva - Justice for Journalists

Help Ukrainian Media:

Gofundme campaing (by Jakub Parusinski) or 2402.org (by Zaborona Media) or IFJ/EFJ Safety Fund

Ulfathonim Mamadshoeva

Affiliated media: News Agency "Pamir Daily News", Journalist

Incident date: May 18, 2022

Attack type:

  • Pressure on a media worker via judicial and/or economic pressure on relatives and loved ones

Who attacked: Authorities

Source: Fergana

Location: Tajikistan, Dushanbe

Additional information:

Holbash Holbashev, the general of the State Border Troops of the State Committee for National Security, originally from the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region, has been detained in the Sughd Region of Tajikistan. He is the husband of the journalist Ulfathonim Mamadshoeva. The journalist had previously been detained and her flat had been searched. Authorities identified her as one of the organisers of a May 16 protest rally in Khorugh.