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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2014-07-31 18:54:57 -0700 | disasters-news

Azerbaijani authorities should immediately secure the release of leading human rights defender Leyla Yunus from pretrial custody, and drop the politically motivated charges against her and her husband Arif Yunus. The authorities should also end their ongoing harassment against the...
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2014-07-18 18:22:25 -0700 | disasters-news

Reporters Without Borders is outraged to learn that a Baku court extended journalist Rauf Mirkadyrov’s pre-trial detention for another four months on 15 July at the prosecutor-general’s request. A well-known correspondent for the independent Russian-language newspaper Zerkalo,...
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2014-06-28 01:30:35 -0700 | disasters-news

Reporters Without Borders condemns yesterday’s decision by Azerbaijan’s supreme court to confirm well-known newspaper editor Hilal Mammadov’s five-year jail sentence on trumped-up charges of drug trafficking, inciting hate, and high treason. Mammadov’s lawyer...
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2014-05-08 14:24:58 -0700 | disasters-news

Azerbaijan’s human rights situation remains dire as it gears up to assume the six-month chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe on 14 May 2014, Amnesty International said. A court in Baku sentenced today eight NIDA...
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2014-05-02 06:37:58 -0700 | disasters-news

World Movement participant Leyla Yunus, who runs the Institute for Peace and Democracy, an Azerbaijan-based NGO, is facing imminent arrest for taking part in various programs aimed at peacebuilding between Azerbaijan and Armenia through dialogue among civil society representatives. Yunus...
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Breaking News: RWB seek unconditional release of  journalist Rauf Mirkadyrov
 
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2014-04-26 10:00:09 -0700 | disasters-news

Reporters Without Borders calls for the immediate and unconditional release of Rauf Mirkadyrov, a well-known columnist with the independent Russian-language newspaper Zerkalo, who was arrested on a charge of spying for Armenia on being deported back to Azerbaijan from Turkey,...
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2014-03-05 11:27:28 -0800 | disasters-news

When the phone of Natig Adilov, rang at 4:35am on Monday, he immediately knew it would be bad news. As the spokesperson for the opposition Azerbaijan Popular Front Party (APFP) lifted the receiver to his ear, he heard the frightened...
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2014-02-21 18:13:12 -0800 | disasters-news

The Committee to Protect Journalists(CPJ) is gravely concerned by the official harassment of investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova, who is being criminally investigated in Baku in apparent retaliation for her reporting on government corruption. Ismayilova works for the Azerbaijani...
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2014-04-05 18:50:32 -0700 | disasters-news

The Azerbaijani authorities must ensure a prompt and fair trial for the chairman of a well-respected election watchdog who was arrested yesterday, Amnesty International said as European leaders signed a major energy deal in the capital Baku. A Baku court...
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2014-05-11 19:32:02 -0700 | disasters-news

The Azerbaijani authorities must halt their crackdown on freedom of expression, Amnesty International urged today as a journalist and a writer who criticized the government were jailed on trumped-up charges. "Azerbaijan's ruthless and relentless attack on any dissenting voices in...
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Breaking News: Amnesty deplored opression in the run up to Azerbaijani presidential polls
 
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2013-10-09 12:23:37 -0700 | disasters-news

Amnesty Itnernational deplored that harassment, intimidation, ill-treatment, arbitrary arrests, fabricated charges and unfair trials are all part of the arsenal the Azerbaijani authorities are employing in a downward spiral of oppression in the run up to the 9 October 2013...
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Breaking News: Sex, Drugs, And Dissent: The Return Of A 'Classic Technology'
 
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2013-10-08 16:23:23 -0700 | disasters-news

you didn’t know any better, you’d think that dissidents in much of the former Soviet Union were a bunch of foul-mouthed junkie pornographers. In March, police in Azerbaijan arrested Mahammad Azizov on drugs charges. A few weeks later, they picked...
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2013-03-11 06:00:01 -0700 | disasters-news

A special police squad today fired rubber bullets and pressure water jets to disperse hundreds of protesters in Baku, capital of Azerbaijan, who were protesting against the violence and the deaths of noncombatants in the Azerbaijani army, media reports of...
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2013-03-09 15:58:17 -0800 | disasters-news

hree people died in the crash of a military helicopter in the suburbs of Baku. The helicopter crashed into the sea near Salyan highway (Shikhovo settlement). At the crash site staffed MOE. Crashed Mi-17 helicopter of the Ministry of Defense....
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Baku :: Azerbaijan | updated 2012-05-13 17:29:57 -0700 | political-news

Iran and Azerbaijan are taking steps to soothe bilateral tensions most recently stoked by Baku's ties to Israel and its reported purchase of hundreds of millions of dollars of weapons from the Jewish state. Public assurances of good neighborly relations...
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