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Sulaiman Orozobai uulu

Chinese ID: 653023198504290019 (Akchi)


Age: 18-35    Detention reason: related to going abroad    Detention type: formal prison
Gender: M    Detention time: before 2017    Health status: unclear
Ethnicity: Kyrgyz    Profession: private business    Location: Kizilsu

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Testifying party (submitted by third party)

Most of the testimonies are delivered by Jusup Malik uulu, a Chinese Kyrgyz who originally came to Kyrgyzstan in 2013 as a student. He is now a Kyrgyz citizen. One of the testimonies is delivered by his wife, Bubuazhar Orozobai, who is the victim's brother. Finally, Seiitbek Iisa uulu, another Chinese Kyrgyz who is now a citizen of Kyrgyzstan, delivers a testimony as well.

Victim's relation to testifier

Sulaiman Orozobai is Jusup's brother-in-law and Bubuazhar's brother. It is not clear what his relation to Seiitbek is, but they might be related.

About the victim

Sulaiman Orozobai uulu was a successful businessman from Kizilsu's Aqchi County.

Victim's location

He is presumably in a prison in Kizilsu.

When victim was detained

According to his sister, he was detained in 2016.

Reason given for detention

According to Jusup, the reason for the sentence is unclear, but it is believed that he was arrested for having visited Kyrgyzstan.

His sister, Bubuazhar, believes it likely that he was arrested simply for being a prominent member of society.

Victim's status

In principle, he should be serving his 5-year sentence. However, his relatives in Kyrgyzstan are worried as they've been unable to get any news of him recently.

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

Through relatives in the region.

Additional information

This victim has been reported in the list provided by the Committee in Support of the Chinese Kyrgyz, available at: http://shahit.biz/supp/list_001.pdf

Supplementary materials

Testimony 1
Testimony 2
Testimony 3
Testimony 4
Testimony 5
from sister's video petition

Entry created: 2018-12-04

Last updated: 2019-07-04

Latest update from testifier: 2019-06-18