Monthly Archives: October 2017

According to lawyer Elchin Sadigov, the journalist who was detained at Gobustan prison today is not well, and he says the former editor faces torture: "He wrote a detailed explanation and sent it to the Prosecutor-General's Office for investigation," said the lawyer. (more…)
Baku Court of Appeal heard journalist Afgan Mukhtarli's appeal against the decision to extend his pre-trial detention term, lawyer Zibeyda Sadigova has said. According to the lawyer, Afgan Mukhtarli made a speech at the hearing. (more…)
Институт Свободы и Безопасности Репортеров осуждает заказное убийство мальтийской журналистки Дафне Каруаны Галиции и призывает все заинтересованные в эффективном расследовании стороны тщательно рассмотреть возможную связь между ее убийством
The Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety (IRFS) condemns the contract killing of Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia and urges all parties, that are interested in the effective investigation of the crime, to carefully consider the possible connection between her murder and the publications, in which she exposed corrupt ties between the political leadership of Malta and Azerbaijan. (more…)
Editor-in-chief of 7gun.az website, journalist Javid Shiraliyev has been transferred to the Treatment Facility of the Penitentiary Service from Prison #9, where he was held. The news has been reported by human rights defender Ogtay Gulaliyev. (more…)
Институт Свободы и Безопасности Репортеров глубоко обеспокоен задержанием в Киеве азербайджанского оппозиционного журналиста Фикрета Гусейнли и призывает власти Украины немедленно освободить его а также прекратить содействовать репрессивным
Інститут Свободи та Безпеки Репортерів глибоко стурбований затриманням в Києві азербайджанського опозиційного журналіста Фікрета Гусейнлі і закликає владу України негайно звільнити його, а також припинити заохочування репресивних кроків авторитарних
The Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety (IRFS) is deeply concerned about the detention of Azerbaijani opposition journalist Fikrat Huseynli in Kiev and calls on the Ukrainian authorities to immediately release him and stop contributing to the repressive steps of authoritarian countries aimed at intimidating their critics living abroad. (more…)
Journalist Fikrat Huseynli has been detained at Kiev Boryspil Airport and taken into custody, according to an official statement by the Border Service of Ukraine. It has been confirmed that journalist Fikrat Huseynli was detained in Kiev airport after he had been declared wanted by Interpol. (more…)
Baku Administrative Economic Court #1, chaired by Judge Museyib Bayramov, held a hearing on Turan Information Agency's lawsuit against Baku City Local Revenues Department of the Ministry of Taxes. The court did not grant Turan's lawsuit. (more…)