EYNULLA FATULLAYEV NOT GIVEN OPPOSITION AND INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPERS

September 8th, 2008

On 6 September Emin Fatullayev, the father of imprisoned editor-in-chief of "Gundalik Azerbaijan" and "Realniy Azerbaijan" newspapers Eynulla Fatullayev, visited his son on Prison #12.

Emin Fatullayev told this to the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety.

E.Huseynov said that Eynulla Fatullayev’s general condition is good and his son does not have any complaints about the attitude of the prison leadership towards him. However, Emin Fatullayev noted that although the books he took for his son were in fact given to Eynulla Fatullayev, no opposition or independent newspapers are given to him.