Tag archive of Rafig Tagi

Elshad Abdullayev claims journalists were killed by former General of Ministry of National Security

    On December 19, Elshad Abdullayev, the former rector of Azerbaijan International University (AIU), now living in exile in France, addressed the Azerbaijani leadership, the Chief of the State Security Service Madat Guliyev, and the media. In his message, Elshad Abdullayev spoke about the threa   ts he had received from the arrested Major General Akif Chovdarov, the former Chief of the General Directorate for Energy and Transport

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Four years since journalist’s murder

To mark the four years that have passed since the unsolved murder of journalist Rafig Tagi, a group of journalists and civil society activists visited his grave.    This year’s winners of the “Rafig Tagi” prize, founded by the Dalga (Wave) Youth Movement in 2012, were kulis.az website editor Safir Agayar, editor of the Radio Azadliq department of literature, writer Narmin Kamal, and the director of the Ganun Publishing Company,

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