BROADCASTING OF “EUROPE+” RADIO COULD BE STOPPED

January 24th, 2008
The broadcast of “Europe+” Radio station is only possible in Azerbaijan if the station’s administration obeys terms appointed by us,” National Television and Radio Council (NTRC) Chairman N.Maharramli said during a press conference on January 22.

The Council chairman noted that, the abovementioned radio station broadcasts news in Russian. The radio station has to obey our terms and to start broadcasting news in the Azeri language, otherwise the radio’s broadcasting in our country will be stopped, said Maharramli. The chairman also noted that if the radio is ready to broadcast in the Azeri language, the Council will grant permission for station to continue its operations without the conduction of any tender.