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Asimbek Aidan

Chinese ID: 65????1969??????O? (place of origin unclear)

Age: 35-55    Detention reason: unclear    Detention type: unclear
Gender: M    Detention time: Apr. 2017 - June 2017    Health status: unclear
Ethnicity: Kazakh    Profession: art & literature    Location: unclear

Testifying party (submitted by third party)

Muhammetkhan Aidan, born in 1979 in China, now citizen of Kazakhstan

Victim's relation to testifier


About the victim

Asimbek Aidan, Kazakh, born in 1969. Worked as a designer in a famous Kazakh-themed restaurant in Urumqi: Almaly / Pingguozhifeng / 苹果之父

Victim's location


When victim was detained

Arrested on April 26, 2017, less than a month after the birth of his daughter.

Probable (or official) reason for detention


Victim's status

In detention

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


Additional information

Restaurant mentioned in China state-media piece: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2019-08/03/c_138280870.htm

Supplementary materials

video testimony

Entry created: 2018-12-04

Last updated: 2019-08-05

Latest update from testifier: 2018-10-22