Protestors detained during anti - US embassy action released

Protestors detained during anti - US embassy action released
# 17 September 2012 15:02 (UTC +04:00)
Baku. Ramil Mammadli – APA. The protestors, who were detained because of the action held outside the US embassy, were released.

The executive of the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Orkhan Mansurzadeh told APA that the protesters were released after being warned. No protestors were sent to pretrial detention.

A group of religious men and member of the Azerbaijan Islamic Party have held a protest action outside the US embassy in Azerbaijan at 15.00 today.

The protesters chanted slogans against the film mocking the Prophet Muhammad and demanded the US embassy in Azerbaijan to stop its activity. The law-enforcement bodies have surrounded the embassy and strengthened security measures at the site.
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