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Azerbaijan: Further information: Journalist held on politically ...
15 December 2014

Azerbaijani investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova was placed under pre-trial detention on 5 December on a politically motivated charge. The ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/023/2014

Amnesty International | Azerbaijan: Detention of journalist ...
5 December 2014

Today's court order authorizing two months of pre-trial detention for the well-known Azerbaijani investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova is just the ...

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Azerbaijan: Detention of journalist Khadija Ismayilova a ...
5 December 2014

Today's court order authorizing two months of pre-trial detention for the well-known Azerbaijani investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova is just the ...

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Azerbaijan: Further information: Medical care must be ...
14 November 2014

Azerbaijani human rights defender Intigam Aliyev's health is rapidly deteriorating due to a lack of adequate medical care in the detention facility. ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/022/2014

Azerbaijan: Further information: Leyla Yunus denied lawyers ...
11 November 2014

Two main lawyers representing Azerbaijani human rights defender and prisoner of conscience Leyla Yunus have been removed from her case, while ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/021/2014

AZERBAIJAN: AN INTERNATIONAL YOUTH FORUM ...
27 October 2014

The UN and the Council of Europe will convene the first Global Forum on Youth Policies in Azerbaijan, a country which has on numerous recent occasions ...

Public Statement       EUR 55/020/2014

Azerbaijan: Investigative reporter faces harassment: Khadija ...
15 October 2014

Khadija Ismayilova – an outspoken investigative journalist in Azerbaijan – fears arrest after being harassed by the authorities and prevented from leaving ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/019/2014

Azerbaijan: Further information: Leyla Yunus beaten in ...
26 September 2014

Azerbaijani human rights defender Leyla Yunus was beaten in the Kurdakhany detention facility by the administration staff on 23 September. Conditions ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/018/2014

Azerbaijan: Further information: Journalist 'attacks' attacker ...
23 September 2014

Independent Azerbaijani journalist and human rights defender, Ilgar Nasibov, who was brutally attacked on 21 August, is himself accused of assault.

Urgent Action       EUR 55/017/2014

Azerbaijan: Journalist attacked and family threatened: Ilgar ...
4 September 2014

Independent Azerbaijani journalist, Ilgar Nasibov, and his family continue receiving threats after he was brutally attacked by unidentified people on 21 ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/015/2014