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IWPR Kyrgyzstan: The number of tortures in the country reduced

According to the Prosecutor General’s Office, if two years ago 220 facts of application of tortures have recorded, then last year the indicator has decreased almost by 10 percent. In more detail in a radio, program Aytunuk Nuridnovoy.

This audio programme went out in Russian and Kyrgyz on national radio stations in Kyrgyzstan. It was produced under two IWPR projects, Investigative Journalism to Promote Democratic Reform, funded by the European Union; and Strengthening Capacities, Bridging Divides in Central Asia, funded by the Foreign Ministry of Norway. The contents of this article are the sole responsibility of IWPR and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the EU or the Norwegian government.