Grave attack against freedom of expression | Den norske Helsingforskomité

Grave attack against freedom of expression

(11/05-2010)
Together with the Human Rights House Foundation, Norwegian PEN, English PEN, Norwegian Union of Journalists, Rafto Foundation, Index of Censorship and ARTICLE 19, the Norwegian Helsinki Committee condemn the illegal confiscation of material and documentary footage from the Norwegian filmmaker Erling Borgen and the cameraman Dag Inge Dahl in Baku Airport on May 6, 2010.

We call upon Azerbaijani authorities to honour Azerbaijan’s international human rights obligations and restore the seized property to the owners