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Azerbaijan: Behind bars: Silencing dissent in Azerbaijan
6 May 2014

As Azerbaijan takes on the Chairmanship of the Council of Europe's Committee of Ministers, the Azerbaijani authorities must begin to respect the rights ...

Report       EUR 55/004/2014

Amnesty International | Azerbaijan assumes Chairmanship of ...
6 May 2014

On 14 May 2014, Azerbaijan will assume the six-month rotating Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe. Meanwhile, at ...

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Azerbaijan to chair Council of Europe amid climate of fear and ...
6 May 2014

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 ...

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Azerbaijan: Activists jailed for criticising government
19 March 2014

Two opposition activists in Azerbaijan have been sentenced to several years in prison on fabricated charges, simply for being critical of the Government ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/002/2014

Azerbaijan: Opposition party loses HQ after explosion and ...
7 March 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 55/01/2014 7 March 2014. Azerbaijan: Opposition ...

Public Statement       EUR 55/001/2014

Wire, March/April 2014. Vol. 44, issue 002
6 March 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Protecting people in a human rights crisis 3) My Body My Rights My Future 4) Who controls your body? 5) Nepal: Removing ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/002/2014

Mysterious explosions and discretionary arrests: A day in the ...
5 March 2014

Members of Azerbaijan's Popular Front Party believe an explosion at their headquarters in Baku on Monday was no coincidence as authorities continue ...

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Azerbaijan: Freedom of expression restricted further, NGO ...
23 December 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 55/013/2013. 23 December 2013 . Azerbaijan: Freedom ...

Public Statement       EUR 55/013/2013

Azerbaijan: Detained election watchdog chief must get fair trial ...
17 December 2013

The Azerbaijani authorities must ensure a prompt and fair trial for the chairman of a well-respected election watchdog who was arrested yesterday.

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Azerbaijan: Detained journalist alleges torture: Parviz ...
13 December 2013

Detained journalist Parviz Hashimli has been tortured, but his complaints remain ignored by the court.

Urgent Action       EUR 55/012/2013