Activists of the PPFA were released with a fine awarded

October 6th, 2021

PPFA activists detained the day before during a protest action were released today.

It should be recalled that the protesters demanded the release of PPFA activist Niyameddin Ahmedov.

At the same time, members of this organization – Fuad Ahmedov, Farid Nagibeyli and Ravshan Babayev were detained by the police.

Today, the Khazar district court fined them 70 manats each and they were released.

In total, 14 people, including 4 journalists, were detained at the rally which was held in front of the building of the medical clinic of penitentiary service  in the village of Bina where Akhmedov is being held. At the same time, the police used force against the activists even after their detention.

Note that 11 detainees were released a few hours later.