U.S. Embassy Statement

The United States Embassy in Tashkent expresses its deepest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of respected human rights attorney Umidjon Davlatov, who passed away suddenly on September 1 at age 42.  Umidjon Davlatov was known throughout the development and human rights community for his tremendous commitment to democratic principles and freedom, and for his friendship. His legacy of fighting for justice will live on.