Daily Archives: September 5, 2020

Drug dealers detained in Bilasuvar

On September 2, Border Guard officers detained drug dealers, local residents who delivered drugs from Iran.   According to the Border Service, Adil Ismayilov and Musa Ramiev, residents of Askerabad village were detained.   Three kilo and 265 g of heroin, 3 kg 180 g of opium, 135 g. marijuana, as well as psychotropic drugs:

Media review for September 5

The dismissal of the head of the BTA department, a decrease in interest rates on deposits in banks, the arrival of new taxis in Baku are the topics of today’s media.   The site “Yenisabah.az” writes about the dismissal of the head of the BTA department, Hikmet Babayev. The reason is his statement on September

Ramiz Mehdiyev – Confession of defeat or revenge?

What does Ramiz Mehdiyev want, why does he write, what messages does he try to give?   First of all, Ramiz Mehdiyev, who headed the Presidential Administration for 25 years, is trying to understand the reasons for the attacks on him. He believes that he has fulfilled his duties responsibly and successfully. He did not

Tofig Yagublu has health problems

On the fourth day of the hunger strike, the opposition politician Tofig Yagublu had health problems, said his daughter Nigar Hazi, who spoke to her father on the phone.   According to her, the 4-day hunger strike has already begun to affect the politician’s health. He often has dizziness and weakness. Despite this condition, no

Emin Sagiyev continues hunger strike for 19 days

Emin Sagiyev, a political prisoner recognized by human rights defenders, has been on a hunger strike in colony number 6 for 19 days in protest against an unfair sentence.   His spouse Aygun Sagiyeva told Turan about this today after a telephone conversation with her husband.   According to her, E. Sagiev spoke in a

Statement by the EU Spokesperson on the sentencing of Tofiq Yagublu

On 3 September, Mr Tofiq Yagublu, Deputy Chairman of the Musavat political party was sentenced to four years and three months’ imprisonment. There are serious questions as to whether due process was observed throughout his detention and trial. While the European Union welcomes the recent registration of the Republican Alternative Party (ReAl) as a political

“Abu Ibrahim Dagestani” sentenced to 19 years in prison

The trial in the Bake Serious Crimes Court in the case of Bahram Tagybey oglu, accused of terrorism , under the religious nickname “Abu Ibrahim Dagestani” has ended.   He was detained in Pakistan, where he was engaged in activities to equip international terrorist organizations with explosive devices.   In October 2019, he was extradited