Tofiq Khasay oglu HASANLI

Poet and broadcaster Date of arrest – 12 Oct. 2015 Charges (Article of the Criminal Code) – 234.4.3 -- Narcotics (Illegal purchase or storage with intent to sell, manufacturing, processing, transportation, transfer or selling of narcotics or psychotropic substances, when committed in large amount). Penal facility – Prison No.6 Case summary – Tofig Hasanli was … Continue reading Tofiq Khasay oglu HASANLI

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