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The preamble to the Republic
of Uzbekistan's Constitution provides in part that "[t]he people of
Uzbekistan, solemnly declaring their adherence to human rights...affirming
their commitment to the ideals of democracy and social justice, recognizing
priority of the generally accepted norms...
Kazakhstan (AP) - Kazakhstan has violated its international human rights
commitments by extraditing 29 asylum-seekers to the neighboring authoritarian
state of Uzbekistan, a U.N. panel says. The deportees face possible
ill-treatment, the Committee against Torture, a panel that monitors