Tag archive of Detained

Journalist Samir Mirza Detained

On January 8, journalist Samir Mirza was summoned to Binagadi District Police Station #4 for interrogation, reported the journalist’s parents.   According to his parents, officers came to the journalist’s house during the evening of January 8.  Mirza was not at home, and so officers told his parents to pass on the summons.   Samir Mirza went to the police station together with his parents a few hours later; he has not yet been

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APFP deputy chairman Fuad Gahramanli detained

  Fuad Gahramanli, Deputy Chairman of the Azerbaijan Popular Front Party (APFP), was detained on December 8, reports APFP chairman Ali Karimli.   “Fuad Gahramanli is at the Serious Crimes Investigation Department of the Prosecutor General’s Office. Investigator Parviz Ibayev informed me by telephone that a criminal case has been launched against Fuad Gahramanli, and invited me to the department,” said lawyer Fakhraddin Mehdiyev. A

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Meydan TV employee detained

 Journalist Aytaj Ahmadova, who cooperates with Meydan TV, was detained by the Main Organised Crime Department on 16 September 16 at 16.00, while out shopping with a Meydan TV intern. The latter wished to remain anonymous. The two women were detained together and later released at 21. (more…)

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