Door-to-Door Cover-Up

by Nathan Hamm on 5/24/2005 · 1 comment

Uzbekistan’s government really doesn’t want the world to know what happened in Andijon. Not only has a human rights activist who assisted journalists and called foreign embassies with information about the attack been jailed and not heard from, but police are reportedly going door-to-door to warn Andijon residents not to talk about the massacre.

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Nathan is the founder and Principal Analyst for Registan, which he launched in 2003. He was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Uzbekistan 2000-2001 and received his MA in Central Asian Studies from the University of Washington in 2007. Since 2007, he has worked full-time as an analyst, consulting with private and government clients on Central Asian affairs, specializing in how socio-cultural and political factors shape risks and opportunities and how organizations can adjust their strategic and operational plans to account for these variables. More information on Registan's services can be found here, and Nathan can be contacted via Twitter or email.

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