КОМИТЕТ ПО ЗАЩИТЕ СВОБОДЫ СЛОВА НАПРАВИТ ПИСЬМО ЖИВКОВОЙ

February 12th, 2008

Как стало известно ИСБР (Институт свободы и безопасности репортеров) Комитет по защите свободы слова провел сегодня заседание созданной рабочей группы.

During the meeting a decision was adopted to to appeal to the court about Vusal Hasanov's inapproriate actions during "Azadlig" Newspaper Editor-in-Chief Ganimat Zahid's trial, and to also appeal to international organizations about Zahid's court trial.
In addition to this, the committee als discussed the PACE Monitoring Committee co-rapporteur for Azerbaijan Yevegeniya Jivkova's interview to BBC in which she said she will not call on Azerbaijan's government to release the imprisoned journalists. While the committe put forth several ideas, a concrete decision about what to do about this.