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2017 December 28 ( Thursday )  15:18:15
 
Afghan Mukhtarly demands to bring the witness to justice on charges of kidnapping a person

Baku/28.12.17/Turan: The trial of the journalist Afgan Mukhtarly continued today in the Balaken District Court by hearing witnesses' testimony. On December 28, three witnesses were questioned at the trial, lawyer Nemat Kerimli told Turan. "Today witnesses Goshgar Muradov, Azer Bayramli and Dovlat Khanbabayev, employees of the border service, were heard. Mukhtarly recognized one of the witnesses. This man took Mukhtarly from his abductors in Georgia and called someone "coded message" - "the mall is with us, with him we are going to the wake". The journalist demanded that the Prosecutor General's Office be asked to bring this person to criminal liability on charges of kidnapping a person. However, the court did not grant the petition," said the lawyer.


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2017 December 26 ( Tuesday )  16:16:56
 
At the trial in the case of Gezal Bayramli

Baku / 26.12.17 / Turan: The witnesses' testimony continued at the trial on the case of the deputy chairman of the Popular front party Gezal Bayramli in the Gazakh regional court. Witness Hasan Mahmudov, who was in the service of Bayramli's arrest, was interrogated. He said he did not see how the money was found. The witness said that he had seen Bayramli in the territory where customs control was being carried out. At the same time, he could not answer the question why the investigation is conducted by the Border Guard Service," lawyer Elchin Sadygov told Turan. Another witness, the inquirer of the State Border Service did not appear at the trial and the hearings were postponed to January 4. To support Bayramly from Baku and other regions in Gaza, a large group of activists of the Popular Front Party and the National Council of Democratic Forces arrived. However, many of them were not admitted to the hall.


Politics   RU AZ
2017 December 21 ( Thursday )  13:14:32
 
We Acknowledge This Was Very Serious Failure – Giorgi Kvirikashvili about Mukhtarli’s Case

Baku /21.12.17/Turan: "We acknowledge that this was a very serious failure," the Georgian PM Giorgi Kvirikashvili said about Afghan Mukhtarli"s case.


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2017 December 14 ( Thursday )  17:00:28
 
The next meeting in the case of Mukhtarly is scheduled for December 28 (updated)

After the break, hearings of the testimony of witnesses continued. Some of them did not appear in court. Therefore, their testimony was postponed to the next trial to fe held on 28 December t 10:30. -0-


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2017 December 14 ( Wednesday )  01:48:29
 
Gezal Bayramli Announced Political Nature of Criminal Case against Her

Baku / 14.12.17 / Turan: On Wednesday, in Gazakh District Court under the chairmanship of Agarza Samadov, a judicial investigation began on the case of the deputy chairman of the Popular Front Party of Azerbaijan (PFPA), Gezal Bayramli.


Politics   RU AZ
2017 December 04 ( Monday )  17:32:39
 
British MP urged London to react to the case of Afgan Mukhtarly

Baku / 04.12.17 / Turan: Member of the British Parliament Peter Bottomli appealed to the government with an appeal to react to the case of Azerbaijani journalist Afgan Mukhtarly.


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2017 December 01 ( Friday )  13:08:01
 
Substantive Consideration of Gezal Bayramli’s Case Scheduled for December 13

Baku / 01.12.17 / Turan: A preparatory meeting on the case of Deputy Chairman of the Popular Front Party of Azerbaijan Gezal Bayramli was continued at the Gazakh District Court under the chairmanship of Agarza Samadov today.


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2017 November 30 ( Thursday )  17:54:51
 
Preparatory trial in the case of Gezal Bayramli

Baku / 30.11.17 / Turan: A preparatory trial in the case of the Deputy Chairman of the Popular Front Party Gezal Bayramli began at 17:00 on Thursday in the Gazakh District Court.


Social   RU AZ
2017 November 30 ( Thursday )  14:16:19
 
Preparatory Court Session on Afgan Mukhtarly Case

Baku / 30.11.17 / Turan: On Thursday, the District Court of the Balakan region (450 km from Baku), under the chairmanship of Humbat Salimov held a preparatory meeting on the case of the journalist Afgan Mukhtarly accused of smuggling and illegal border crossing.


Politics   RU AZ
2017 November 29 ( Wednesday )  12:54:24
 
PACE Rapporteurs on Georgia Demand Investigating Abduction of Afgan Mukhtarly

Strasbourg / 29.11.17 / Turan: Speakers of the Council of Europe on Georgia Kestrin Lundgren (Sweden) and Titus Corlatean (Romania) made a statement after visiting Georgia on November 20-22.


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2017 November 20 ( Monday )  17:48:54
 
Trials in the case of G.Bayramly and A. Mukhtarly

Baku / 20.11.17 / Turan: Preparatory hearings in the cases of the journalist Afgan Mukhtarly and deputy chairman of the Popular front party Gezal Bayramli are scheduled for November 30.


Social   RU AZ
2017 November 20 ( Monday )  11:22:05
 
Gezal Bayramli Case to Be Considered in Gazakh District Court

Baku / 20.11.17 / Turan: The criminal case against the deputy chairman of the Popular Front Party Gezal Bayramli will be considered in the Gazakh District Court (460 km west of Baku).


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2017 November 20 ( Monday )  11:12:05
 
Afgan Mukhtarly Case to Be Considered in Balaken District Court

Baku / 20.11.17Turan: The criminal case against the journalist Afgan Mukhtarly will be examined in the Balaken District Court (441 km north-west of Baku). Turan was informed about this by Nemat Kerimli, a lawyer.


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2017 November 15 ( Wednesday )  18:02:12
 
Court of Appeal denied home arrest for Gezal Bayramli

Baku / 15.11.17 / Turan: The Baku Court of Appeals on Wednesday rejected the complaint of the deputy chairman of the Popular front party Gezal Bayramli about transferring her to house arrest.


Social   RU AZ
2017 October 23 ( Monday )  17:50:49
 
The complaint of Afgan Mukhtarly is rejected

Baku / 23.10.17 / Turan: Baku Court of Appeal rejected the complaint of journalist Afgan Mukhtarly, leaving him in custody. Zibeyda Sadigova's lawyer reported, the complaint was filed to extend the arrest of the journalist. According to her, Mukhatli himself at the trial said that he was discriminated. So, he is limited to the right to telephone conversations with relatives and friends; meeting are not allowed. All this, in the journalist's view, confirms the groundlessness of his arrest. The court dismissed the complaint and left the journalist in custody.


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2017 October 21 ( Saturday )  13:29:01
 
Afghan Mukhtarly wants to be treated at his own expense

Baku /20.10.17 / Turan: Investigative actions were carried out against the journalist Afgan Mukhtarli, who was kept in the Baku pre-trial detention center, said his lawyer Elchin Sadygov. According to him, although the articles of the prosecution remained the same, but changes were made in the content of the case materials. During the investigation, Afgan Mukhtarly declared his innocence. He said that he was abducted in Georgia because of his journalistic investigations. Mukhtarly said that his arrest is illegal, he has serious health problems, he suffers from severe pain in the heart. Mukhtarly asked the investigation to consent to his examination and treatment at his own expense, either at the Central Clinical Hospital or the Customs Hospital. After the completion of the investigative actions, the lawyer met with him alone. The lawyer said that for confidential communication with the client, he was hindered.


Social   RU AZ
2017 October 17 ( Tuesday )  18:30:44
 
Afgan Mukhtarly’s lawyer subjected to pressure in the pre-trial detention center

Baku / 17.10.17 / Turan: Neymat Kerimli, the lawyer of journalist Afgan Mukhtarly was examined today in Baku pre-trial detention center-1 and faced a rude treatment. According to Kerimli, Mukhtarly's rights have been limited for a long time and today he took testimony on this from a journalist. However, the lawyer was not allowed to communicate privately with the client. According to Kerimli, the jail staff watched them during the meeting. When leaving the jail, several employees of the Penitentiary Service rudely searched his bag, seized Mukhtraly's testimony and other records. Then the lawyer was forcibly taken to the head of the jail. However, after that, the seized items were returned. The lawyer said that he would file a complaint with the prosecutor's office.


Social   RU AZ
2017 October 13 ( Friday )  15:34:30
 
The term of pre-trial arrest of Afgan Mukhtarli extended until December 19

Baku / 13.10.17 / Turan: Nasimi district court of Baku considered the proposal of the prosecutor's office to extend the term of preventive punishment in the form of arrest of journalist Afgan Mukhtarli for 2 months. The court partially granted the proposal of the prosecutor's office and extended the term of arrest for 1 month 20 days - until December 19, lawyer Zibaida Sadigova said. Protection will appeal this decision to the Court of Appeal.


Social   RU AZ
2017 October 13 ( Friday )  14:10:17
 
Court of Appeal Rejects Gezal Bayramli’s Complaint

Baku / 13.10.17 / Turan: On October 13, the Baku Court of Appeal dismissed the appeal of the PFPA deputy chairman Gezal Bayramli against the decision of the Nasimi court to extend the term of her arrest. Turan was informed about this by the lawyer Zibeyda Sadigova.


Social   RU AZ
2017 October 13 ( Friday )  13:09:52
 
Court Rejects Motion to Transfer Afgan Mukhtarly under House Arrest

Baku / 13.10.17 / Turan: The Nasimi district court of Baku rejected a petition to replace the preventive measure against the journalist Afgan Mukhtarly and transfer him under house arrest. Turan was informed about this by the lawyer Zibeyda Sadigova.


Social   RU AZ
2017 October 10 ( Tuesday )  17:36:37
 
Afghan Mukhtarli appeals to the Parliament of Georgia

Baku / 10.10.17 / Turan: The arrested journalist Afgan Mukhtarly appealed to the Georgian Parliament with request to create a commission to investigate his abduction in Tbilisi and transfer to Azerbaijan. "I do not have a criminal past. During my stay in Georgia, I did not violate its laws. I was kidnapped in Tbilisi and illegally transported through the border crossing to Lagodekhi and transferred to the Azerbaijani special services, "the journalist said.


Politics   RU AZ
2017 October 06 ( Friday )  13:35:10
 
Arrest of Gezal Bayramli Extended for Two Months

Baku / 06.10.17 / Turan: The Nasimi district court of Baku extended for another two months the term of arrest of the deputy chairman of the Popular Front Party Gezal Bayramli.As the lawyer Zibeyda Sadigova told Turan, the idea of extending the arrest was made by Deputy Prosecutor General Rustam Usubov.


Social   RU AZ
2017 October 04 ( Wednesday )  17:37:36
 
The court does not release Afgan Mukhtarly

Baku / 04.10.17 / Turan: Nasimi District Court rejected the defense's motion to release journalist Afgan Mukhtarly for house arrest. The laywer Zibeida Sadigova told that Mukhtarly repeated at the trial that he was not guilty. "I have been under arrest for five months. However, there have been only three investigative measures so far, "the journalist said.


Politics   RU AZ
2017 September 22 ( Friday )  10:36:29
 
ECHR Decision Not Executed with Respect to Gezal Bayramli - Lawyer

Baku / 22.09.17 / Turan: The Deputy Chairman of the Popular Front Party of Azerbaijan (PFPA) Gezal Bayramli, held in Baku Pretrial Detention Center No. 1, cannot receive monetary compensation, which is due to her by the decision of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), the lawyer Elchin Sadygov told Turan.


Politics   RU AZ
2017 August 24 ( Thursday )  17:03:03
 
The Court of Appeal rejected the complaint of Gezal Bayramli

Baku / 24.08.17 / Turan: On August 24, the Baku Court of Appeal rejected the appeal of the deputy chairman of the Popular Front Party Geyzal Bayramli to extend her term of arrest.


Social   RU AZ
2017 August 23 ( Wednesday )  17:42:30
 
Afgan Mukhtarly’s complaint again rejected

Baku / 23.08.17 / Turan: On 23 August the Baku Court of Appeal rejected the complaint of the arrested journalist Afgan Mukhtarly, who complained about the illegality of the extension of his arrest. The complaint was examined in closed mode. The defense demanded that the decision of the Nasimi court be revoked on August 17.


Politics   RU AZ
2017 August 22 ( Tuesday )  16:26:35
 
Geyzal Bayramli is not given prescriptions for treatment, lawyer

Baku/22.08.17/Turan: A lawyer Asabali Mustafayev visited today the deputy head of the Popular Front Party (PFPA) Gezal Bayramli and activist of the same party Fuad Ahmadli in the Baku Pre-trial detention center-1.Mustafayev said that Bayramli suffers from health problems. He denied the official statement of the Penitentiary Service on her normal health.


Social   RU AZ
2017 August 21 ( Monday )  14:22:57
 
The court rejected the appeal of Afgan Mukhtarly

Baku/21.08.17/Turan: On August 21 the Court of Appeal chaired by Sahibkhan Mirzoyev considered the case of the arrested journalist Afgan Mukhtarli. He appealed the prohibition of the Sabunchu court, which does not allow him to meet with relatives and trusted people.


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2017 August 17 ( Thursday )  16:43:47
 
The court extended for another two months the term of the arrest of Geyzal Bayramli

Baku / 17.08.17 / Turan: Nasimi district court of Baku today made a decision to extend the term of the arrest of deputy chairman of the Popular Front of Azerbaijan Party (PFPA) Geyzal Bayramli for another two months. The defense considers this decision unreasonable and intends to appeal against it.


Social   RU AZ
2017 August 17 ( Thursday )  15:20:00
 
The arrest of Afgan Mukhtarli prolonged for two months

Baku / 17.08.17 / Turan: Today's decision of the Nasimi district court extended the term of restraint in the form of arrest against journalist Afgan Mukhtarly for another two months - until the end of October, according to his lawyer Nemat Kerimli.


Politics   RU AZ
2017 August 16 ( Wednesday )  17:43:41
 
The investigation prolonged the arrest of Afgan Mukhtarly and Gezal Bayramli

Baku / 16.08.17 / Turan: Prosecutor General's Office filed a motion to prolong the arrest of the deputy chairman of the Popular Front Party Gezal Bayramli and journalist Afgan Mukhtarly. Both submissions will be considered on August 17 in the Nasimi district court of Baku by judge Babek Panakhov.


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2017 August 14 ( Monday )  11:47:03
 
Afgan Mukhtarly Not Given Books by Mammad Emin Rasulzadeh and Not Allowed Meetings with Relatives

Baku / 14.08.17 / Turan: Employees of the Kurdakhany detention center on August 12 again did not allow Afgan Mukhtarly's relatives to meet with him. Moreover, they refused to hand over three works by Mammad Emin Rasulzadeh, one of the founders of the Azerbaijan People's Republic (APR), to the journalist.


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2017 August 09 ( Wednesday )  18:13:54
 
Journalist Afgan Mukhtarly suffers from heart problems - lawyer

Baku/09.08.17/Turan: The arrested journalist Afgan Mukhtarly had heart problems, but in the jail they do not allow him to heal, said a lawyer of the journalist Neymat Kerimli. According to him, in the first days of August he was examined by doctors. "Doctors told Afgan that he had heart problems and that he had a much faster pulse. The doctors issued a prescription for treatment," said the lawyer. According to him, the recipes were issued to the Baku pre-trial detention center-1 administration. However, almost 10 days have passed, but Mukhtarly has not been given a prescription or medicines. The lawyer intends to apply to the leadership of the pre-trial detention center. Mukhtarli suffers from diabetes, experiencing pain and in the stomach. After his arrest, he lost 21 kg. However, the Penitentiary Service does not comment on the reports on the state of health of the journalist.


Politics   RU AZ
2017 August 09 ( Wednesday )  17:57:11
 
The Court of Appeal rejected the complaint of Gezal Bayramli

Baku/09.08.17/Turan: Baku Appeals Court (BCA) rejected today the complaint about the illegal arrest of the deputy chairman of the Popular front party Gezal Bayramli. The defense believes that Bayramli was illegally detained on May 25 at the crossing of the Georgian-Azerbaijani border. The Nasimi district court of Baku on July 31 rejected a complaint about illegal crossing, and the defense challenged this decision in BCA. The trial held today in the BCA was closed. The jury under the chairmanship of Vagif Mursagulov declared the complaint groundless, lawyer Elchin Sadygov told Turan. According to him, in court Bayramli complained about the conditions of detention.


Social   RU AZ
2017 August 04 ( Friday )  17:23:07
 
Afgan Mukhtarly again is not allowedto meet with relatives

Baku / 04.08.17 / Turan: The Azerbaijani Penitentiary Service continues to violate the rights of Afgan Mukhtarly for visits to the pre-trial detention center with his relatives. So, the youth activist Samir Asadli was again not allowed to meet with the journalist in the pre-trial detention center on August 4. The Mukhtarly family gave Assadli the power of attorney to meet with him. However, the leadership of the Kurdakhan jail does not allow it, according to Asadli himself.


Politics   RU AZ
2017 August 03 ( Thursday )  13:21:17
 
Investigative Action in Afgan Mukhtarly Case

Baku / 03.08.17 / Turan: On August 2, Pretrial Detention Center No. 1 conducted an investigative action on the case of the arrested journalist Afgan Mukhtarly.


Politics   RU AZ
2017 August 02 ( Wednesday )  11:05:17
 
Court Did Not Consider Complaint of Afgan Mukhtarly's Relatives

Baku / 02.08.17 / Turan: The Sabunchu court refused to consider the complaint of the relatives of the journalist Afgan Mukhtarly that they are not allowed to meet with Afgan in the Baku pretrial detention center.


Social   RU AZ
2017 July 29 ( Friday )  11:43:07
 
Afgan Mukhtarly Loses 21 Kg

Baku/07.29.17/Turan: Doctors diagnosed the imprisoned journalist Afgan Mukhtarly with gastritis in the Baku prison.


Social   RU AZ
2017 July 26 ( Wednesday )  11:48:04
 
Journalist Interrogated in Prosecutor's Office

Baku / 26.07.17 / Turan: The journalist Ayten Farhadova was questioned in the Office for Grave Crimes on July 25 for about four hours. She said she was interrogated in connection with the criminal case of the arrested journalist Afgan Mukhtarly and the Internet resource Meydan TV.


Social   RU AZ
2017 July 21 ( Friday )  10:47:27
 
Afgan Mukhtarly’s wife: It does not matter how many officials will be dismissed

Baku/22.07.17/Turan: "The police liquidated almost all the facts important for the fair disclosure of the case, and then handed the case over to the prosecutor's office," stated Leyla Mustafayeva, the wife of the arrested journalist Aflan Mukhtarly, commenting on the resignation of the heads of counterintelligence departments of the State Border Guard Service and the National Security Service. She expressed dissatisfaction with the progress of the investigation.


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2017 July 20 ( Thursday )  18:32:23
 
Loud resignation in Georgia in connection with the case of Afgan Mukhtarli

Baku/20.07.17/Turan: Otar Kuprashvili resigned today from the post of head of the Department for Combating Terrorism of the State Security Service of Georgia, reported in a press release of this structure.


Social   RU AZ
2017 July 20 ( Thursday )  15:07:42
 
The case of Mukhtarly shaking Georgian security forces

Baku/20.07.17/Turan: Heads of the border police and director of the counterintelligence department of Georgia were dismissed due to the disappearance of an opposition Azerbaijani journalist Afgan Mukhtarly in Tbilisi, who was later arrested in Baku. Georgian Interior Minister Georgy Mgebrishvili said at a briefing that the personnel decisions were taken in order to avoid any suspicion in this case, which is being investigated in Georgia.


Social   RU AZ
2017 July 18 ( Tuesday )  16:00:11
 
Health of the oppositionist Geyzal Bayramli in the pre-trial detention center deteriorate

Baku / 18.07.17 / Turan: Deputy head of the Popular Front Party of Azerbaijan (PFPA) Geyzal Bayramli, who is kept in Baku pre-trial detention center - 1, deteriorated, she got an acute osteoarthritis, state Zibeyda Sadigova, her lawyer, who visited her. "Geyzal Bayramli suffers from osteoarthritis - a disease of the joints. Now in the knee joint there is an inflammatory process. Geyzal Bayramli cannot bend her knee, for this reason she has problems with walking,"Sadigova told Turan. According to the lawyer, Bayramli does not receive effective treatment in the detention center. "Geyzal Bayramli complains of severe pain. But it is not treated, but only an anesthetic drug diclofenac is given," said the lawyer. According to her, Bayramli is not allowed to use the right to telephone conversations. Bayramli was detained on May 25 on her return from Georgia. She was accused of smuggling, and in particular, an attempt to import undeclared $12 .000. A criminal case on smuggling has been launched against her. On the night of May 27, the court ruled on her arrest. Bayramly herself rejected the charges and called them politically ......


Politics   RU AZ
2017 July 17 ( Monday )  15:59:00
 
Rebekka Harms: "Afghan Mukhtarly should be recognized as "injured"

Baku/17.07.17/Turan: "The Government of Georgia should provide the journalist Afghan Mukhtarli with the status of "victim", said on July 17 at a press conference in Tbilisi, a deputy of the European Parliament, head of the PA "Euronest" Rebecca Harmes during her visit to Georgia. The delegation led by her raised at the meetings with Georgian officials the issue of Mukhtarly, who was abducted in Tbilisi on May 29 and handed over to law enforcement bodies of Azerbaijan.


Social   RU AZ
2017 July 14 ( Friday )  17:51:36
 
Representatives of the Ombudswoman visited G.Bayramli, A.Mukhtarly and A.Orujev in the pre-trial detention center

Baku / 14.07.17 / Turan: Members of the National Preventive Group for the Prevention of Torture under the Azerbaijani Ombudswoman visited the Kurdahan jail, where they met with the oppositionist Geyzal Bayramli, journalist Afgan Mukhtarly and the director of Internet TV "Channel-13" Aziz Orujov. According to the press service of the ombudsman's office, the visit was sudden without prior notification to the administration. It is reported that the representatives of the Ombudswoman talked with Bayramly, Mukhtarly, Orujov and other prisoners in a confidential atmosphere. The persons accepted by the representatives of the Ombudswoman did not complain about the treatment with them. Some expressed dissatisfaction with the course of the investigation against them. Each of these persons was provided with legal advice, examined documents, clarified the requirements of legislation. "The appeals addressed to the Ombudsman were accepted, some appeals were provided on the spot," the press release said. As a result of the visit, appeals will be sent to the relevant structures. Earlier, lawyers of Bayramly, Mukhtarly and Orudjov reported ......


Social   RU AZ
2017 July 14 ( Friday )  15:50:31
 
The court did not satisfy the appeal petition of Afgan Mukhtarli

Baku/14.07.17/Turan: On July 14, under the chairmanship of Judge Vagif Mursagulov, the Baku Appeal Court examined the complaint of journalist Afgan Mukhtarly. According to lawyer Elchin Sadigov, the complaint was against the decision of the Nasimi court on July 6. It's about refusing to accept the complaint about the illegal search of Afghan Mukhtarly on May 29 this year, illegal interference in the phone, whatsapp, facebook, e-mail, personal accounts. At today's court session, the judge upheld the first instance court's decisions. Afgan Mukhtarly himself participated in the trial, according to the lawyer. The lawyer said, his client's health deteriorated even more, the pains in the stomach intensified.


Social   RU AZ
2017 July 12 ( Wednesday )  23:23:36
 
Afgan Mukhtarly's Wife Dissatisfied with Investigation Conducted by Georgian Police

Baku / 12.07.17 / Turan: The spouse of the journalist Afgan Mukhtarly, who was arrested in Azerbaijan, Leila Mustafayeva, along with the lawyer, got acquainted with the materials of the criminal investigation launched in Georgia on the complaint of her husband's abduction in Tbilisi. They were not satisfied with the progress of the investigation.


Social   RU AZ
2017 July 11 ( Tuesday )  10:50:26
 
Afghan Mukhtarli lost 16 kilo

Baku / 11.07.17 / Turan: Journalist Afgan Mukhtarli, who is kept in jail N1, is seriously ill, lawyer Elchin Sadigov wrote on his Facebook page after visiting his client on July 10. Afghan Mukhtarly said that he was not allowed to warm food brought by his relatives, and the food given out in the jail is of poor quality. For this reason, he has strong stomach pains, he can not eat normally and lost weight by 16 kilo," Wrote the lawyer.


Social   RU AZ
2017 July 08 ( Saturday )  12:24:59
 
Gezal Bayramli and Afghan Mukhtarly complain of health

Baku / 08.07.17 / Turan: The health of the arrested deputy chairman of the People's Front Party Gezal Bayramli and journalist Afgan Mukhtarly continues to deteriorate, and the head of the Internet resource "Kanal 13" Aziz Orujov is not allowed meetings with his family, reported to RadioAzadliq a lawyer Elchin Sadigov who visited them in the Baku pre-trial detention center.


Social   RU AZ
2017 July 07 ( Friday )  17:59:08
 
Another journalist interrogated in the case of Afgan Mukhtarly

Baku/07.07.17/Turan: On 7 July a journalist Islam Shihali was interrogated for two hours in the Investigatory Directorate of Serious Crimes of the Prosecutor General's Office. After the interrogation Shikhali said that he was asked questions about the activities of the arrested journalist Afgan Mukhtarly, the Internet resource "Meydan" TV and the head of this structure - Emin Milli.


Politics   RU AZ
2017 July 07 ( Friday )  16:39:08
 
The European Court will consider the case of Afgan Mukhtarly in priority order

Tbilisi / 07.07.17 / Turan: The European Court will consider the case of the Azerbaijani journalist Afgan Mukhtarly in an accelerated regime, said Mukhtarli's lawyer Archil Chopikashvili. "The Strasbourg Court of Human Rights has given "priority" to this case, and this means that in the European Court the case will be considered in a priority, accelerated order," RFE / RL's lawyer said.