UNODC Publishes New Handbook for Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Practitioners on Forensic Expertise in Terrorism and Extremism Cases in the Kyrgyz Republic

This handbook is designed to provide practical assistance to law enforcement, prosecution and judicial authorities on the appointment of forensic examinations in terrorism and extremism related cases in the Kyrgyz Republic.

The handbook provides recommendations on how to request the forensic examination of texts in criminal cases related to alleged incitement of racial, ethnic, national, religious or interethnic hatred. Linguistic, religious and psychological forms of expertise are discussed, the procedure for their appointment and the rules for the conduct of such examinations in terrorism and extremism related cases.

Publication brief in Russian language 


PDF in Russian language 

PDF in Kyrgyz language 


For more information, please contact Vasilina Brazhko (Ms.)

UNODC Communication and PR Specialist at

+996775 987817 WhatsApp and Telegram or

By e-mail: vasilina.brazhko[at]