Period of Arrest of Azerbaijani Journalists Prolonged

Society Materials 2 August 2007 19:49 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku /corr. Trend I.Alizade / The period of arrest of the Editor of Talishi Seda newspaper, Novruz Mammadov, and employee of the newspaper, Elman Guliyev, was prolonged until 3 December, Mammadov's advocate Ramiz Mammadov, reported on 2 August in Baku.

According to R. Mammadov, the prosecuted journalist did not attend in the making of the decision in the Sabayl District Court.

Novruz Mammadov and Elman Guliyev were arrested in February on accusations of high treason.