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Police officers of Chui region - leaders in torture use

In 2016, the National Center for Torture Prevention has received 209 statements. The report of the center says.

According to the National Center for Torture Prevention, 435 people complained to the prosecutor’s office of torture.

«One statement was received in Naryn region, four — in Talas, nine — in Batken, ten — in Issyk-Kul region, 15 — in Jalal-Abad, 20 — in Osh region and Osh city. And 150 complaints of torture by police officers were received in Chui region and in Bishkek,» the National Center for Torture Prevention reported.

The Committee on Constitutional Legislation, State Structure, Judicial, Legal Issues and the Regulations of the Parliament, after hearing the report, found the work of the center unsatisfactory.