Akyikatchy (Ombudsman) of the Kyrgyz Republic

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The Ombudsman of the Kyrgyz Republic Kubat Otorbaev held a working meeting with the Deputy Prosecutor General of the Kyrgyz Republic L. Usmanov.

The Ombudsman of the Kyrgyz Republic Kubat Otorbaev held a working meeting with the Deputy Prosecutor General of the Kyrgyz Republic L. Usmanov.

During the meeting issues of consideration of the Acts of the response directed by the Ombudsman of the Kyrgyz Republic to the General Prosecutor's Office of the Kyrgyz Republic.

Also discussed issues on strengthening of punishment for acts of torture by law enforcement officials. During the first half of the Institute of the Ombudsman has received about 37 complaints concerning the use of torture. As the analysis of citizens' complaints, illegal methods used by employees of ATS as in the apprehension of suspects, and at the stage of investigation of criminal cases. Deputy Prosecutor General of the Kyrgyz Republic noted that often criminal cases on torture terminated on the basis of counter-claims.

In order to protect the human and citizen rights and freedoms of the Kyrgyz Republic L. Usmanova expressed its willingness to work closely with the Institute of the Ombudsman through the identification of cases of torture and other violations of the law.

 

In future it is planned to discuss the review by the courts of cases of torture, with the participation of representatives of the Supreme Court of the Kyrgyz Republic, the General Prosecutor and the Ombudsman of the Kyrgyz Republic.