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Azerbaijan: Detained journalist faints in overheated prison: Aziz Orujov

, Index number: EUR 55/6826/2017

Independent Azerbaijani journalist Aziz Orujov has been held in detention on fabricated charges since 2 May. He is being kept in inhumane conditions. On 23 July he fainted as a result of the sweltering heat in the prison cell. He is a prisoner of conscience and must be immediately released.

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