Death Penalty Demand for Terror Suspects will be dropped

by Anonymous on 8/21/2004 · 1 comment

According to this article:

‘Uzbek prosecutors say they will not seek the death penalty for 15 alleged al-Qaida linked suspects who are on trial for bomb blasts that killed almost 50 people earlier this year.
The state prosecutor asked a court in Tashkent not to issue the death penalty because all defendants pleaded guilty and cooperated with investigators. The prosecutor instead urged the court to give them prison terms, ranging from nine to 20 years…’


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Education 2003–2004 Master Degree in Developmental Studies (DESS “Gestion et dynamisation du développement”), The University of Pierre Mendès France of Grenoble, France 1998-2003 Bachelor Degree in International Economics, The University of World Economy and Diplomacy of Tashkent, Uzbekistan Work Experience 05/2004-08/2004 Researcher, The Economic Mission of France in Istanbul, Turkey 04/2003-09/2003 Research assistant and Translator in the UNDP project UZB 01/04 on institutional reinforcement of the Higher School of Business under the President of Uzbekistan 01/2003-04/2003 Interpreter, International Department, The Higher School of Business, Tashkent, Uzbekistan 09/2002-01/2003 English Language Junior Editor at the Journal “International Relations, Law and Economy” of the University of World Economy and Diplomacy, Tashkent, Uzbekistan 06/2002-09/2002 Intern, CIS countries Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan

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