Elchin Samad oglu ISMAYILLI

JOURNALIST website editor and reporter Date of arrest – 17 February 2017 Penal facility – Sheki Pretrial Detention Facility Charges (2000 Criminal Code) – 182 – Extortion; 308 – abuse of power;  311 – bribery. Case description – Elchin Ismayilli is a journalist and activist based in the town of Ismayilli in northwest Azerbaijan (Daglig-Shirvan … Continue reading Elchin Samad oglu ISMAYILLI

Seymur Mashgul oglu HAZI

Journalist TV presenter and newspaper columnist Date of arrest – 29 August 2014 Charges (articles of the Criminal Code) – 221.3 – hooliganism, committed using items used as a weapon. Penal facility – Prison No. 17 Case summary – Seymur Hazi, a commentator of opposition-leaning Azadliq (Liberty) newspaper and presenter of Azerbaycan Saati (Azerbaijan Hour) … Continue reading Seymur Mashgul oglu HAZI