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Erbolat Abenuly

Chinese ID: 654221198807261812 (Dorbiljin)

Age: 18-35    Detention reason: unclear    Detention type: other
Gender: M    Detention time: unclear    Health status: deceased
Ethnicity: Kazakh    Profession: unclear    Location: Tacheng

List(s): Deaths (2017-), Suicides

Testifying party (submitted by third party)

Testimony 1-4: Oralqan Abenqyzy moved to Kazakhstan from China with her family in 2016. She has already obtained Kazakhstan citizenship. Her Kazakh ID number is 810204000. Lives in Almaty Region.

Testimony 5: Abdolla A’ben, born on November 22, 1976 in Kurt village (库尔特村) Erdaoqiao township (二道桥乡), Emin county, Tacheng prefecture. Citizen of Kazakhstan since 2018.

Victim's relation to testifier

Testimony 1-5: younger brother

About the victim

Erbolat Abenuly committed suicide by hanging himself at home on August 13, 2018 because of political pressure. He was 29.

DOB: July 24, 1989. Chinese ID: 654221198807261812.

Victim's location

Kurti Village, Dorbiljin (Emin) County, Tarbagatai(Tacheng) Region, Yili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture, Xinjiang, China

When victim was detained


Reason given for detention


Victim's status


How did the testifier learn about the victim's status?

not stated

Additional information


Supplementary materials

Testimony 1
Testimony 2
Testimony 3
Testimony 4
Testimony 5

Entry created: 2018-10-31

Last updated: 2019-06-15

Latest update from testifier: 2019-04-20