Mehman Huseynov

PACE co-rapporteurs welcome dropping of new criminal proceedings against Mehman Huseynov

The co-rapporteurs of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) for the monitoring of Azerbaijan, Sir Roger Gale (United Kingdom, EC) and Stefan Schennach (Austria, SOC), have expressed their approval at the decision of the General Prosecutor’s Office in Azerbaijan to terminate a new criminal case against blogger Mehman Huseynov, Trend reports citing a statement on the Council of Europe’s website.
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Official: Azerbaijani president recommends investigating Mehman Huseynov’s case objectively, fairly

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has recommended the Prosecutor General to take all necessary measures to objectively and fairly investigate the case of prisoner Mehman Huseynov, based on the principle of humanism, said Fuad Alasgarov, Assistant to the Azerbaijani President for Work with Law Enforcement Bodies and Military Issues – Head of the Department of the Presidential Administration.
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