Iranian, detained in front of Israeli embassy in Azerbaijan, returns to his country
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec.1
By Temkin Jafarov - Trend:
Iranian citizen Hassan Faraji, who had been detained earlier in front of the Israeli embassy in Azerbaijan, returned to his country, Iranian consul to Baku, Mohsen Moulai told Trend on December 1.
He noted that there were problems with Faraji's documents that has been solved and he is currently in Iran.
"Before leaving Baku, Hassan Faraji met with Iranian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Mohsin Pakayin and thanked him for the support on his release. He also told the Ambassador that the charges against him, as well as reports on his behavior in front of the Israeli embassy is a lie. He said that he had arrived for trade, and his innocence was proved during the investigation, whereupon he was released," Moulai said.
According to him, Faraji left Azerbaijan by Baku-Tehran flight tonight at 00:30.
Iranian citizen H.Faraji was detained on October 31 in front of the Israeli embassy in Azerbaijan for suspicious behavior.
After that he was taken to the police department. Faraji was remanded in custody for 30 days.