OSCE Representative for Freedom of Press Will Arrive in Azerbaijan

Society Materials 1 December 2006 15:35 (UTC +04:00)

The OSCE Representative for Freedom of Press, Mikolosh Harashti, will arrive in Azerbaijan at the beginning of 2007, the former Head of the OSCE Baku Office, Maruisio Pavesi, stated Trend reports.

He stressed that Harashti comes to Azerbaijan twice a year and his final visit took place in October 2006. The next visit will take place by April 2007.

Yesterday, 30 November, the statement of the European Union regarding the freedom of speech in Azerbaijan was announced. The statement also recommended that Harashti visit Azerbaijan to become familiarized with this complex situation.