The press-freedom organization, in a statement issued yesterday, called on pro-government parties and media to stop "denigrating and harassing" privately owned newspapers and to comply with the rules of the Council of Europe and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).
Yesterday, some 200 government supporters tried to storm the headquarters of the opposition Popular Front Party.
Most of the group were from the Muasir Musavat party and said they were angry over the opposition party's alleged connections to Armenian agents.
The U.S. Embassy in a statement yesterday also condemned the attacks on the opposition.
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