Hearing of Azerbaijani Former Economic Development Minister Continues
Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend corr. E.Javadova / The criminal trial involving Azerbaijan's former Minister of Economic Development, Farhad Aliyev, his brother Rafik Aliyev, former President of the Azpetrol Group of Companies, and 17 other people, has continued with evidences from the State prosecutors at the Court of Heinous Crimes presided by Judge Tofik Pashayev.
The Prosecutors, Bashir Jafarli and Nazir Bayramov, read out an indictment.
F.Aliyev and the defendants are charged with abuse of power, bribery, illegal privatization of State property and economic crimes. Most of the accusations have been proved during the three month court trial.
The lawyers noted that they would request that the court make its final decision on 17 September.