SAKIT ZAHIDOV TRANSFERRED TO TREATMENT FACILITY

February 9th, 2008
Today imprisoned "Azadlig" newspaper satiric/journalist Sakit Zahidov (penname Mirza Sakit) was transferred to the Chief Medical Facility of the Justice Ministry.

A representative from the Justice Ministry's Penitentiary System told this to the Institute for Reporters' Freedom and Safety. Although IRFS tried to contact the facility they refused to give any information on this matter.