Tag archive of Elnur Mammadov

11 Year after Murder of Journalist Elmar Huseynov, Impunity Still Prevails in Azerbaijan

The Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety (IRFS) condemns the Azerbaijani authorities for their failure to apprehend those behind the murder of journalist Elmar Huseynov, 11 years after his death.   An ardent critic of the current government, the Editor-in-Chief of Monitor magazine, Elmar Huseynov, was shot dead on the doorstep of his home on March 2, 2005.   ‘The murder of Elmar Huseynov marked a turning point for the

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Supreme Court rejects election monitor Anar Mammadli’s appeal

  Summary: Hearing (26 August)   The verdict of the Baku Appeal Court’s Collegium on Criminal Cases issued against human rights defenders Anar Mammadli, Bashir Suleymanli and Elnur Mammadov on 10 December 2014 was upheld by the 26 August decision of the Supreme Court’s Collegium on Criminal Cases.   On 26 August, the Supreme Court’s Collegium on Criminal Cases heard the cassation appeal filed against the appellate court’s verdict

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