Court in Azerbaijan Sentences Opposition Bloggers

A court in Azerbaijan sentenced two opposition bloggers to jail terms in a case that has stirred international concern over freedom of expression in the oil-producing Caspian Sea state. Adnan Hajizade, 26, was sentenced to two years in prison and Emin Milli, 30, to two years and six months over an incident in a cafe in Baku, a member of their defense team told Reuters.

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