2012-10-29 12:15:00

Activist of banned Hizb ut-Tahrir party detained in Kyrgyzstan

Bishkek, October 29, Interfax - The Kyrgyz special service has detained a member of the banned Hizb ut-Tahrir party in Issyk-Kul Region, the press service of the National Security Committee told Interfax on Monday.

Extremist religious leaflets were confiscated from the detainee born in 1991.

A criminal case of acquiring, storing, transporting or sending extremist materials with the purpose of their dissemination has been launched against him.

The young man was placed in pre-trial detention center in the town of Karakol and a search for his accomplices was launched.