Araz Guliyev, editor of “”, was subjected to torture in jail

October 26th, 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.

Editor of “” website Araz Guliyev was arrested during the Folklore Festival in September 2012 .

According to the court decision, the journalist was sentenced to 8 years in prison. Araz Guliyev does not accept the charges.