KIDNAPPENED AND BEATEN JOURNALIST MEDICALLY EXAMINED

March 28th, 2011
Azadlig reporter Seymur Haziyev, kidnapped and beaten on March 25 night, passed a medical examination. The doctors diagnosed him with injuries in his thorax, Haziyev told IRFS.

Haziyev said that, during the medical examination he didn’t utter a word about his being beaten. “If they knew that I was beaten in any way, they would have refused to provide a medical report of the injuries I suffered.”
Oppositional Azadlig daily correspondent Seymur Haziyev was kidnapped and beaten on Friday night, in the Jeyranbatan settlement, Abseron region on his way home from his work. A black bag was put on his head and he was taken to an unknown place where he was beaten. Then he was left in a street in Binagadi district.