The 2012 Annual Report on
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1 AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA BRIEFING AI Index: EUR 55/008/2012 1 May 2012 Azerbaijan: Authorities determined to silence dissent to ensure successful ...
PressItem EUR 55/008/2012
Two journalists trying to film illegal house demolitions in Azerbaijan on 18 April were beaten up by and police, and had to be hospitalized.
Urgent Action EUR 55/007/2012
Just weeks before Azerbaijan's capital Baku hosts the Eurovision, journalists who tried to film illegal house demolitions were violently assaulted by police.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 55/006/2012. 3 April 2012. Amnesty International urges EBU to address human rights ...
Public Statement EUR 55/006/2012
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. AI Index: EUR 55/005/2012. 30 March 2012. Eurovision contestants unite to demand Azerbaijan respects freedom of expression ...
PressItem EUR 55/005/2012
Three youth activists have been beaten in police custody, and are at risk of torture. They were arrested while performing at a peaceful protest in the capital, ...
Urgent Action EUR 55/004/2012
Azerbaijani authorities must investigate claims that musicians were beaten in custody after insulting President Aliyev's mother during a performance.
Police beat five youth activists during and after a peaceful protest in Azerbaijan's capital, Baku, on 6 March. The protest had been sparked by reports that two ...
Urgent Action EUR 55/003/2012
Authorities urged to launch an immediate investigation into the beating of the four activists by police officers during and after the protest in Baku.
In 2011, 14 cases of individuals at risk were selected to feature in the Letter Writing Marathon. The aim of "Write for Rights" is to bring about change in the ...
Report ACT 30/038/2012