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Human Rights Watch asks US President to discuss Elmar Huseynov issue

22 April 2006 [09:23] - TODAY.AZ
The issue on human rights in Azerbaijan might be discussed at the meeting between US President George Bush and Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev scheduled for 28 April this year.

As APA reports, the Human Rights Watch addressed letter to George Bush with this regard. Head of the Peace and Democracy Institute in Azerbaijan Leyla Yunus told that in the letter the President Bush is asked to discuss the court proceedings against Yeni Fikir Youth Movement activists, and the murder of the editor-in-chief of magazine "Monitor" Elmar Huseynov, which has not yet been revealed, with his talks with President Aliyev.

The Peace and Democracy Institute in Azerbaijan will address the similar letter to the US President with this regard.

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