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Uzbek HIV activist sentenced to 7 years imprisonment

News Source – Talking Drugs

Maksim Popov, a psychologist and head of the non-governmental organization known in Uzbekistan for its energetic work with drug users and sex workers, has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment as a result of his HIV prevention efforts. Popov is leader of the NGO “Izis,” created by young professional medical and [...]