HUNGER STRIKE TO SUPPORT EYNULLA FATULLAYEV CONTINUES

March 29th, 2008

“Gundelik Azerbaijan” newspaper chief editor Shavalad Chobanoglu, “Yeni Musavat” editor Zahid Safaroglu, former employee of “Gundelik Azerbaijan” newspaper Elshan Balakhanli continue to hunger-strike, to show solidarity with imprisoned “Gundalik Azerbayjan” and “Realny Azerbayjan” newspapers’ chief editor Eynulla Fatullayev, who started a hunger-strike on 26 March.

Today (Saturday, March 29) Chairman of “Yeni Musavat” Party Isa Gambar, Human Rights activist Arzu Abdullayeva, “Turan” information Agency director Mehman Aliyev and the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety Director Emin Huseynov visited the hunger striking journalists at “Yeni Musavat” newspaper editorial office.