Jailed journalist released from Azerbaijani prison

Investigative reporter Khadija Ismayilova, of Azerbaijan, was conditionally released from prison on Wednesday, the Associated Press reports. The award-winning journalist is still on probation, according to the Associated Press.

The Crossings Institute applauds Ismayilova’s strength and fortitude as she endures harsh treatment by her government.

“I will continue my journalist work with renewed energy,” Ismayilova told the Associated Press. “I feel younger and more energetic, and I will fight until the end.”

For more on Ismayilova from the Crossings Institute, click here.

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