GANIMAT ZAHID VISITED BY SPOUSE

August 19th, 2009
Yesterday, 18 August, Ayanda Mursalıyeva visited her spouse, imprisoned “Azadlig” Newspaper Editor-in-chief Ganimat Zahid in prison #17.

The Institute for Reporters Freedom and Safety was told this by Ayanda Mursaliyeva. Ganimat`s health is normal and he does not have any complaints about prison conditions, according to Mursaliyeva.   
Ganimat Zahid was convicted under articles 127.2.3 (hooliganism with intentional infliction of minor bodily harm) and 221 (hooliganism) of the Criminal Code and imprisoned for four years.