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Turkmenistan: Current information on the treatment of single, Russian Christian women by the state and by society, and on the recourse available to them when discriminated against, sexually assaulted, dismissed from work, etc.

Publisher Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Author Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada
Publication Date 1 December 1997
Citation / Document Symbol TMT28493.E
Cite as Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Turkmenistan: Current information on the treatment of single, Russian Christian women by the state and by society, and on the recourse available to them when discriminated against, sexually assaulted, dismissed from work, etc., 1 December 1997, TMT28493.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6ac127c.html [accessed 21 September 2014]
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Information on the above-mentioned topics could not be found among the sources consulted by the Research Directorate.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the Research Directorate within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

CSCE Digest [Washington]. Monthly.

Electronic sources: IRB databases, Internet, NEXIS/LEXIS, REFWORLD (UNHCR database), World News Connection (WNC).

Minority Rights Group International Report. Irregular.

     News from Helsinki Watch [New York]. Monthly.

Resource Centre country file on Turkmenistan.

Transition [Prague]. Twice monthly.

Uncaptive Minds [Washington]. Quarterly.

WEP International News [Rotterdam]. Quarterly.

WIN News [Lexington, Mass.]. Quarterly.

The Women's Watch [Minneapolis]. Irregular.

Unsuccessful attempts to contact oral sources.

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