Global Network Comprehensive Report 8, Souter State Government sources in Tajikistan told Russian Satellite News Agency that riots in Kuzhan prison in northern Tajikistan resulted in the death of two officers, six injuries and about 25 deaths among the detainees.
Sources said that after a member of the prisons extremist organization, Islamic State (IS), successfully grabbed the guardsrifles, other detainees joined in, attacking guards and managers and occupying an area of the prison. The special forces of the Department of internal affairs of the state of New Guinea put down the uprising after launching a strong attack.
During the riot, two officers died and six defenders were injured and hospitalized. There is no danger to their lives. The source said.
He also said that about 25 detainees died. The law enforcement agencies in the state of Khujand have stepped up their vigilance and strictly inspected all personnel entering and leaving the city.