|Facts collected from tagged text on this page|
|Facts about this page|
Khadija Ismayilova, an award-winning investigative reporter and program host on Radio Azadlyg, was sentenced in September 2015 to seven and a half years in prison on charges of illegal business, tax
evasion, abuse of power, and embezzlement. Before her imprisonment, authorities had consistently harassed Ismayilova through smear campaigns, prosecution, and travel bans, CPJ found.