Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2016

09.03.2017

Uzbekistan EXECUTIVE SUMMARYS Uzbekistan is an authoritarian state with a constitution that provides for a presidential system with separation of powers among the executive, legislative, and judicial branches. The executive branch under former President Islam Karimov dominated political life and exercised nearly complete control over the other branches of government. On September 2, President Karimov […]

2015 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS IN UZBEKISTAN

12.08.2015

DETAILED REPORT Friday, 31 July 2015 Nobody even remembers the last election campaign. Islam Karimov turned out to be an acceptable candidate for all: neighbouring countries, and ideologically close regimes and intergovernmental institutions and therefore the elections they accepted the elections as legal and equitable. However, whatever the interested persons and powers may declare, in […]