JOURNALISTS NOT PARDONED

March 18th, 2008
Today President Ilham Aliyev signed a pardon decree in connection the Novruz holiday.

In accordance with this decree, 51 people have been freed from prison, however the names of Azerbaijan's wrongfully imprisoned journalists (Eynulla Fatullayev, Sakit Zahidov, Ganimet Zahid and Mushfig Huseynov) are not listed.