Mediaforum.az news website has not restored its work yet. Today, 12 February, website head Azer Garachenli told the Institute for Reporters` Freedom and Safety that the website has ceased its work as a result of fire in the building, where the editorial office is located, on 9 February. The website will be able to restore its work next week.
Azer Garachenli added that although equipments of the editorial office were not damaged, electric lines crossing through the walls were collapsed as a result of fire. “At present the building is being repaired; the website will restore its work next week.”
On 9 February, a fire erupted in the Hasan bay Zardabi avenue 71 A where the Mediaforum.az site was situated.