Pressures to Leyla Yunus and Intiqam Aliyev continue in jail

Meydan TV reports, the lawyer Fariz Namazli visited human rights defenders Leyla Yunus and Intigam Aliyev in Baku Prison N1 on September 8. He says Leyla Yunus was attacked and offended by another prisoner Nuriyya Huseynova. She complained to officers about it but got a reprimand. Yunus thinks that, this pressures are purposed for damaging her health.

Prison officers also censor correspondance of Intiqam Aliyev with lawyer. Aliyev continues his advocacy in prison. But officers get away his complaint files about detention and keeping conditions. Lawyer says, this restrictions are opposing state legislation and international agreements.


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