Baku Today, Azerbaijan
March 10 2004

Azeri officer in Budapest gets lawyer

Hungarian lawyer Peter Zalay will defend Azerbaijani officer Ramil
Safarov, who has been arrested in Budapest on charges of murdering
Armenian officer, Turan News Agency said.

10/03/2004 14:45
Baku Today

Azeri lawyer Adil Ismayilov, who met with Zalay in Budapest said, in
a TV interview, Zalay quite a responsible lawyer ,however, he said,
one cannot be confident about the positive outcome of the case for
the Azeri officer beforehand.


Ismayilov, who visited Safarov on March 4 said, the Azeri officer has
been charged with article 166 of Hungarian criminal code which
stipulates for from between 10 - 15 years of imprisonment to life
imprisonment.