On January 25th the Baku Central Police Department held a meeting with organizers of a protest to be staged by Azadlyg Block on January 26th, a member of the Action Committee, Hasan Kerimov, informed Trend.
Deputy Chief of the Baku Central Police Department, Yashar Aliyev, Chief of Department's Section on Preserving Law and Order, Shamil Seyidli, and a representative of the Prosecutor's Office held negotiations with 3 representatives of Azadlyg Block. The police representatives recalled that the Executive Power of Baku City did not agree to the action and stated that the event will be prevented. Representatives of Azadlyg Block stressed that the response of Baku Executive Power is contrary to law and stated that they intend to surely hold the protest.
Opposition Azadlyg Block made a decision to hold the action on January 25th in a central part of Baku to protest against price increases in Azerbaijan.