A message from Alma Shalabayeva, the wife of Mukhtar Ablyazov
© mukhtarablyazov.org 23.01.2014

Dear friends and supporters of Mukhtar,

Mukhtar is very greatful to all of you for your support and for all the kind words you have said. He receives your letters, and we inform him of your support. My husband’s aspiration to transform our country into a democratic, law-governed state by opposing Nazarbayev’s regime became an integral part of his life.

I, alone and on behalf of my whole family, would also like to thank all those who supported us when I and Alua were illegally taken to Kazakhstan and held as hostages. I understand that the Kazakh regime let us go only in exchange for my husband.

Now I am recovering from shock after the absurd judgements of the court. Yes, the French first-instance court placed trust in the worthless guarantees of murderous regimes; but this is not the end of the struggle! Now we are preparing documents for higher instances, including the court of cassation.

In your messages you ask where to send your letters of protest. We would be very grateful were you to take the time to write to the following addresses:

Ambassy or Consulate of France in your country;

The President of France: Présidence de la République, 55 Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré 75008 Paris, Fax : +33 1 47 42 24 65;

Ministry of Justice of France:
Direction des affaires criminelles et des grâces
Direction of Criminal affairs and pardon
Marie-Suzanne LE QUEAU [email protected]
Ministère de la Justice13, place Vendôme75042 Paris cedex 01

Navanethem Pillay, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights , OHCHR: Palais des Nations, Postal Code: CH-1211,  Geneva, Switzerland, Tel: +41 22 917 9310 / 9383 / 9424, Email: [email protected]

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Case Postale 2500, CH-1211 Genève 2 Dépôt, Suisse. Tel.+41 22 739 8111, fax: +41 22 739 7377.
The form for claims : http://www.unhcr.org/cgi-bin/texis/vtx/contact_hq

José Manuel Barroso, the President of European Commission: 1049 Brussels, Belgium. Tel. +32 (0) 2 298 1566, +32 (0) 2 296 5745. Inquiry form: http://ec.europa.eu/commission_2010-2014/president/contact/mail/index_en.htm

Martin Schulz, the President of European Parliament: Rue Wiertz 60, 1047 Bruxelles, Belgique. Тел. +32 (0)2 28 40 737, +33 (0)3 88 1 74 938. The e-mail of Markus Winkler, Head of Cabinet: [email protected]

Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs & Security Policy: 1046 Brussels, Belgium. Tel. +32 2 584 11 11. Inquiry form: http://www.eeas.europa.eu/contact/index_en.htm;

Secretariate General of International Criminal Police Organisation, Interpol: General Secretariat 200, quai Charles de Gaulle, 69006 Lyon, France, fax: +33 (0)4 72 44 71 63.

With respect and gratitude for your support,
Alma Shalabayeva


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