One of the migrants our service spoke to says it's difficult to share his thoughts even with a close friend as he might be an agent.
RFE/RL broke a story this month about a former Uzbek intelligence officer who claims President Islam Karimov had personally ordered massacres. He's in Britain claiming political asylum after months in hiding abroad.
The story sparked a lot of reaction across Central Asia, something that may or may not be connected to the new "advice."
-- Luke Allnutt