Journalist Questioned in Connection with Meydan TV Case

Journalist Aytan Farhadova was questioned on July 25 in the Investigation Department for Grave Crimes. According to her, the interrogation lasted about four hours.

As reported by Aytan Farhadova, she was interrogated in connection with the criminal case of the arrested journalist Afgan Mukhtarli and the Internet news resource Meydan TV. 

"As in previous times, they asked the same traditional questions, but this time they were more detailed". However, the journalist was unable to disclose more information. 

Aytan Farhadova was interrogated as a witness.

As has already been reported, the case of Afgan Mukhtarli has been united with the case against Meydan TV.

In this case, journalists Aynur Elgunesh, Izolda Aghayeva, Sevinj Vagifgizi, Aytaj Akhmadova, Khadija Ismailova, Islam Shikhali, Natig Javadli, current and former Musavat party leaders Arif Hajili and Isa Gambar have already been questioned.

While you are here …

We have a small favor to ask of you. In an environment where information is under tight government control, Meydan TV works hard to ensure that people have access to quality independent journalism. We shed light on stories you might otherwise not read because we believe that those who cannot speak up deserve to be heard, and those in power need to be held accountable. We invest considerable time, effort and resources to do so, which is why we need your help.

Your support empowers our courageous journalists, many of whom work at great personal risk to freedom and safety. Every contribution to the protection of independent journalism in Azerbaijan matters. Thank you.

Featured in:  

Most Viewed