Rza Safarsa, the third detainee on February 20 during a rally in defense of Bakhtiyar Hajiyev in front of the Baku Court of Appeal, is still in the police, his wife Tarana Safarsoy wrote on her Facebook page.
“He was detained on the when he was returning from the courthouse.
A car stopped nearby, and the people in civilian clothes who were there forced him into a car and took him away. After that, there is no connection with him,” she wrote.
The press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs confirmed to Turan the detention of Safarsoy, noting that an investigation was underway.