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Interrogated by Prosecutor’s Office, Mother of Journalist Sent to Intensive Care Unit

Interrogated by Prosecutor’s Office, Mother of Journalist Sent to Intensive Care Unit

Thed mother of the executive director of Internet TV Channel-13 Aziz Orujov, Almaz Hasanova was hospitalized in a serious state of health in the intensive care unit of City Hospital No. 2. Her condition deteriorated sharply during the interrogation in...
Nijat Amiraslanov at large

Nijat Amiraslanov at large

Journalist Nijat Amiraslanov, arrested on an administrative basis, was released on June 21, his relatives said. Amiraslanov after the release of no statements for the press did not. The journalist works in Gazakh, on May 22 of this year he was accused...
The European Court accepted the complaint of Bayram Mammadov and Giyas Ibrahimov

The European Court accepted the complaint of Bayram Mammadov and Giyas Ibrahimov

The European Court of Human Rights has accepted one more complaint of convicted activists Giyas Ibrahimov and Bayram Mammadov, stated the message of the European Court. The complaint relates to a search conducted in the apartment of activists and illegal...
The Court of Appeal upheld the verdict against Ali Insanov

The Court of Appeal upheld the verdict against Ali Insanov

Today the Baku Court of Appeal upheld the verdict against ex-health minister Ali Insanov about his imprisonment for seven years. Insanov was arrested in October 2005 on charges of attempted coup. Subsequently, he was sentenced to 11 years of imprisonment...
Journalist Kamran Mahmudov Released from Police (Updated)

Journalist Kamran Mahmudov Released from Police (Updated)

The journalist Kamran Mahmudov detained on the Azerbaijani-Georgian border today was released from the Gazakh district police department at about 12:15. He himself told Turan about that. He said he was traveling to Georgia with his friend, lawyer Javid...
Statement by the Steering Committee of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum on the EP Resolution on the Case of Azerbaijani Journalist Afgan Mukhtarli

Statement by the Steering Committee of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum on the EP Resolution on the Case of Azerbaijani Journalist Afgan Mukhtarli

The EaP CSF Steering Committee welcomes the adoption of the Resolution on the Case of Azerbaijani journalist Afgan Mukhtarli by the European Parliament on 15 June. It sends a strong message that such cases will not go unnoticed and calls for a thorough...
Sevinj Vaghifgyzy Interrogated on Afgan Mukhtarli Case

Sevinj Vaghifgyzy Interrogated on Afgan Mukhtarli Case

The journalist Sevinj Vaghifgyzy was interrogated on Wednesday in the Grave Crimes Department of the General Prosecutor’s Office. According to the lawyer Shahla Humbatova, the interrogation was connected with the journalist Afgan Mukhtarli being...
Fikrat Faramazoglu sentenced to seven years in prison

Fikrat Faramazoglu sentenced to seven years in prison

Today the verdict for the editor-in-chief of the site Jam.az Fikret Faramazoglu (Ibishbeyli) was announced in the Baku Serious Crimes Court. The court found him guilty of extortion by threats and sentenced him to seven years imprisonment, and prohibited...
Aziza Orujov is not allowed in jail to speak on the phone and meet with family

Aziza Orujov is not allowed in jail to speak on the phone and meet with family

Aziz Orujov, Executive Director of Internet TV “Kanal-13″ in the Kuradakhan jail is not allowed telephone conversations with his family, said his lawyer Javad Javadov, who visited Orujov on June 12. According to the lawyer, from the day of...
Azerbaijan Crackdown on Media Becomes Dramatically More Brutal

Azerbaijan Crackdown on Media Becomes Dramatically More Brutal

The Institute for Reporters’ Freedom of Safety (IRFS) condemns the authorities of Azerbaijan for new wave of attacks on the freedom of expression in the country manifesting in the form of prosecution of the leadership of independent internet television...
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