Court extends Khadija Ismayilova’s arrest
Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan.27
By Ilkin Izzet - Trend:
Baku City Sabail District Court reviewed the application of the investigating authorities regarding the extension of Azerbaijani journalist Khadija Ismayilova's arrest on Jan.27, Sabail District Court told Trend.
The application was approved and the court extended Ismayilova's arrest by two months.
Baku City Sabail District Court issued a decision on Dec.5 to arrest the Azerbaijani journalist Khadija Ismayilova.
The court issued a decision on a preventive measure in the form of arrest for two months on the application of the Prosecutor's Office.
Ismayilova is accused under the Article 125 (inciting to suicide) of the Criminal Code.
Previously, Ismayilova was summoned to Baku City Prosecutor's Office. She was interrogated on the fact of suicide attempt of the former employee of Radio Azadliq and Meydan TV, Tural Mustafayev.
Edited by SI