Azeri Prosecutor General’s Office holds investigation on base of appeal of MC

Politics Materials 1 December 2005 20:23 (UTC +04:00)

The Azerbaijani Prosecutor General’s Office set to investigation on base of the appeal of the Media Council (MC) on pressure put on journalists by the police during the rallies, the press service of the Prosecutor General’s Office told Trend.

The appeals were sent to the Baku Prosecutor Office and the Zagatal region Prosecutor Office for investigations. The MC noted that facts of pressure in regard to Sarvan Rizvanov, the contributor of Turan news agency, Mehman Salimli, the editor-in-chief of the daily Sanin Hugugun, and Mustafa Hajibayli, the editor of the daily Yeni Musavat.