incommunicado


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incommunicado

without a means of communicating.
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Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan 9 ( ANI ): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leadership is in crisis as the chief, Imran Khan, went incommunicado, on Tuesday.
He disappeared on July 7, 2015 in Turkmenistans Caspian Sea resort city of Avaza, and was held incommunicado before a Turkmen court, in a closed session on August 31, 2015, sentenced him to three years in prison on narcotics charges that rights groups believe were fabricated in retaliation for his reporting.
Mir Hossein Mousavi and Mehdi Karroubi - both regime insiders turned critics - have been kept incommunicado since February 2011 after leading months of protests alleging fraud in their defeat by Rouhani's predecessor Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
The lack of clarity with today's tranche gives us reason to fear that they too may be held incommunicado by the Pakistani authorities," she said.
The two candidates -- Mir-Hussein Moussavi and Mehdi Karroubi -- both regime insiders turned critics -- have been kept incommunicado since February 2011 after leading months of protests alleging fraud in their defeat by Rowhani's hardline predecessor Mahmoud Ahmadi-Nejad.
The two men--and Musavi's wife, Zahra Rahnavard--have been kept incommunicado since February 2011.
He was held incommunicado for months before being referred to court and now faces numerous charges in four separate trials.
Another batch of six prisoners was released in December, only to be secretly transferred to Pakistani prisons and held incommunicado for several weeks.
A telling example is Incommunicado (1993), an infant's crib made of metal, rather menacingly suggesting a cage--or a hospital appliance (10).
Compensating and providing remedies for all victims of torture, mistreatment or prolonged incommunicado detention
Asmar specifically criticized Lebanese security forces for continuing to hold individuals incommunicado for several weeks at a time.
According to Shruti's publicist and manager, she remains shaken and is incommunicado at this point.