News
2 april 2018

On March 29, 2018, the senators of the Parliament of Uzbekistan approved the Law “On the State Security Service of the Republic of Uzbekistan”

The chairman of the State Security Service of Uzbekistan, Ikhtiyor Abdullayev, made a speech at a meeting in the Senate of the Parliament of Uzbekistan. Abdullayev said the activities of various separatist forces, some of which are financed by foreign special services, posed a threat to the security of the republic. He stated that “the core of the aims of certain forces that consider themselves to be opposition, is to be legalized upon arrival in the country in order to violate its stability.”

According to Abdullayev, citizens of Uzbekistan who go abroad to work often “fall under the influence of various extremist groups.” He also mentioned the flow of money into the country: “It cannot be said that all investments coming from foreign countries are beneficial to us. None of this should escape our attention,” Abdullayev said.

The State Security Service has become the legal successor of the National Security Service (SNB), which for two decades has carried out political repressions against journalists and critics of the regime.

Read more
6 july 2016
On June 30, during a meeting with local farmers in the Termez district of the Surkhandarya region, President Karimov ...
1 april 2016
According to preliminary results of the parliamentary elections in Kazakhstan, the political party “Nur Otan”, led by head of ...
4 april 2016
In Uzbekistan, freedom of speech guaranteed by the law has been put on a level with acts of terrorism. ...
19 july 2017
President Mirziyoyev has read out to parliamentarians a news article published on the website eltuz.com which is blocked in ...