SAKIT ZAHIDOV RECEIVING MEDICAL TREATMENT

February 11th, 2008
“Azadlig” Newspaper Director Azer Ahmedov and several of the children of imprisonment “Azadlig” Newspaper journalist/satiric Sakit Zahidov in the chief medical facility of the Justice Ministry’s Peniteniary System.

Ahmedov told the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety that Zahidov complained about pain in his chest and his legs. He said that journalist also been examined, but a spefic diagnosis still has not been revealed. Zahidov is currently receiving treatment for his heart, and in several days he begin receiving treatment for his legs.