Azerbaijani Interior Ministry: “Annual report made by Azerbaijani Committee against Tortures covering tortures in law-enforcement bodies is groundless”

Azerbaijani Interior Ministry: “Annual report made by Azerbaijani Committee against Tortures covering tortures in law-enforcement bodies is groundless”
# 27 December 2008 12:09 (UTC +04:00)
Baku. Ramil Mammadli-APA. “The report made by Azerbaijan’s Committee against Tortures covering tortures in law-enforcement bodies is groundless”, Ehsan Zahidov, the Spokesman for Interior Ministry told APA.
Interior Ministry is not satisfied with reports made by Elchin Behbudov, Chairman of the Committee against Tortures.
“Annual report made by Elchin Behbudov covered that three persons were undertaken tortures and 80 were wounded”, he said.
“If there were such kind of cases, Interior Ministry would investigate. 2008 monitoring carried out by international organizations was satisfied with situation in detention facilities.
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