Azat Miftakhov committee concerned by the possibility of a new persecution 

«We stand in solidarity with Azat and the other opposition activists who continue to fight for a free, democratic and peaceful Russia» – declares the committee.

Ahmed Abbes, mathematician, Director of research at CNRS, Paris

Alexandre Borovik, Professor of Pure Mathematics, UMIST and University of Manchester, UK

Michel Broué, Professor emeritus of mathematics at the University of Paris

Chandler Davis (†), Professor emeritus of mathematics, University of Toronto.

Fabien Durand, Président de la Société Mathématique de France, Professor of mathematics, Université de Picardie Jules Verne

Ivar Ekeland, FRSC, Professor emeritus of mathematics and former President, University of Paris-Dauphine

Michael Harris, Professor of mathematics, Columbia University

Ilya Kapovich, Professor of mathematics, Hunter College of CUNY, past Chair, Committee on the Human Rights of Mathematicians, American Mathematical Society

Raphaël Rouquier, Professor of mathematics, University of California, Los Angeles