Fuad Abbasov deported to Baku

The Moscow Regional Court rejected the complaint of the Azerbaijani journalist Fuad Abbasov about his deportation from Russia, stated Abbasov”s lawyer, Teiub Sharifov.

He said the ticket at the expense of the journalist has already been purchased and on the night of June 8 he will be deported from the Russian Federation to Baku.

Journalist Abbasov became known to the general public in 2015 after speaking at a talk show on Russian television channels in connection with a discussion about the destruction of a Russian military aircraft in Turkey.

Abbasov was invited as a correspondent for the Turkish agency İhlas to present the position of Turkey.

Later, Abbasov participated in a talk show on issues relating to Azerbaijan.

Recently, Abbasov criticized some diaspora organizations of Azerbaijanis for insufficiently upholding the interests of compatriots, accused them of collaboration with Armenians and announced the creation of a party of Azerbaijanis in the Russian Federation.