Tag archive of Natig Jafarli

Prosecutor’s Office Claims REAL Movement Executive Secretary Natig Jafarli Has Received Grants with Ilgar Mammadov’s Help

The Press Service of the Prosecutor General’s Office has issued a statement on the arrest of REAL Movement Executive Secretary Natig Jafarli. Natig Jafarli was arrested on 12 August 2016. He was charged under Articles 192.1 (illegal business) and 308.2 (abuse of official powers – when such actions lead to serious consequences or are committed with the purpose of influencing the outcome of an election (referendum)) of the Criminal Code, and Nasimi

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Prominent Activist Arrested for Campaigning against Referendum on Expanding Presidential Powers

Statement  The Azerbaijani authorities should immediately release and drop the criminal case against Natig Jafarli of the Republican Alternative Movement (ReAl), the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety (IRFS) said today. Jafarli was arrested last Friday for his peaceful criticism of the upcoming national referendum, which seeks to expand the scope of presidential powers. Azerbaijan’s slide toward a family-run order is gathering momentum:

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REAL Movement Executive Secretary Natig Jafarli Arrested

Republican Alternative (REAL) Movement’s Executive Secretary and authorized representative of Republican Alternative Referendum Initiative Group Natig Jafarli was arrested Friday night, on 12 August 2016. Charges have been brought against him under Articles 192.1 (illegal business) and 308.2 (abuse of official powers – when such actions lead to heavy consequences or are committed with the purpose of influencing the outcome of an election (referendum)),

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