EYNULLA FATULLAYEV RELEASED FROM SOLITARY CONFINEMENT CELL

October 14th, 2008
Imprisoned "Gundalik Azerbayjan" and "Realny Azerbayjan" newspapers' editor-in-chief Eynulla Fatullayev was released from solitary confinement today (14 October).

Fatullayev's defense lawyer Isakhan Ashurov told this to the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety.

Eynulla Fatullayev, who is being held in Prison #12, was put on a solitary confinement on 11 October. The prison administration said that Fatullayev was punished because of a quarrel with a prisoner.