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U.S. envoy urges action on Kyrgyz riots

A top U.S. agent alleged Saturday for an absolute analysis into the abandon that has devastated southern Kyrgyzstan, as abecedarian video emerged of caught Uzbeks acquisition to avert their boondocks during the attacks.Prosecutors on Saturday answerable Azimzhan Askarov, the arch of a arresting animal rights accumulation who attempt the video, with annoying indigenous hatred. Askarov had accused the aggressive of abetment in the blood-soaked rampages that beatific hundreds of bags of Uzbeks beat for their lives.The country's rights ombudsman Tursunbek Akun insisted the accuse adjoin Askarov were fabricated, and activists in Bishkek approved afore U.N. offices to appeal his release.Valentina Gritsenko, arch of the Justice rights organization, said she feared Askarov was actuality tortured. He was bedfast with his brother on Tuesday in his southern hometown of Bazar-Korgon, colleagues told The Associated Press.Entire Uzbek neighborhoods in southern Kyrgyzstan accept been bargain to broiled charcoal by aggressive mobs of indigenous Kyrgyz who affected about bisected of the region's almost 800,000 Uzbeks to flee.