Khadija Ismayilova, a reporter for Radio Free Europe
Baku - SPA
Azerbaijan has ordered the detention of a prominent investigative journalist whose reporting has often featured the business dealings of top politicians in the country, AP reported.
A court in the capital, Baku, ordered the jailing of Khadija Ismayilova, a reporter for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, on Friday. She must remain behind bars pending trial on charges of driving a man to suicide a crime that carries up to seven years in prison.