Department of Public Relation's press release
November 4 , 2017
The State Security Service has detained an Azerbaijani citizen Soltanov Miryusif Mirmahmud oglu suspected of treason through spying in exchange for financial interest and extradition of Azerbaijani citizens and handing them over to the employees of foreign special service agencies.
M.Soltanov is charged with treason (Article 274). A preventive measure in the form of arrest has been chosen against him.
The investigative operations are underway.