Practice Relating to Rule 158. Prosecution of War Crimes
Section B. Granting of asylum to suspected war criminals
Tajikistan’s Law on Refugees (2002), as amended to 2014, states:
Provisions of the current Law shall not apply to asylum-seekers and refugees in the following cases:
– if there are sufficient grounds to presume that they have committed a war crime … as defined in the international instruments recognized by the Republic of Tajikistan.