POLITICIANS JOIN JOURNALIST’S HUNGER-STRIKE

April 2nd, 2008

The hunger-strike in “Yeni Musavat” Newspaper’s editorial office that journalists have been conducting since March 27 continues.

Today “Yeni Musavat” Newspaper Editor-in-Chief Rauf Arifoglu, Popular Front Party Deputy Chairman Fuad Musatafayev, Musavat Party Parliamentarian Penah Huseyn, and Democratic Liberal Party Deputy Chairman Avez Teymurkhan joined the strike.  
Today Norway’s First Deputy Secretary Richard Scarborough and representatives from the OSCE’s Baku office visited the hunger-strike.