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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Azerbaijan criminalizes free speech online ahead of elections ...
15 May 2013

The Azerbaijani authorities must not use the upcoming presidential election as a pretext to silence critical voices and meaningful debate, Amnesty ...

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Right to conscientious objection still not guaranteed in Europe
14 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: EUR 01/012/2013. 14 May 2013. Right to conscientious objection ...

Public Statement       EUR 01/012/2013

Azerbaijan: Four youth activists face prison sentences
20 March 2013

Four members of the NIDA youth movement were arrested on 8 and 15 March in Baku, Azerbaijan. All four had been involved in organising a peaceful ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/004/2013

Azerbaijan: Protest organizer goes missing as government ...
11 March 2013

One of the organizers of a peaceful protest in Azerbaijan goes missing as authorities intensify a crackdown on dissent ahead of the Presidential elections ...

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Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 16th ...
1 March 2013

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/003/2013

Amnesty International assessment of states' implementation of ...
21 February 2013

In its submissions for the UPR, Amnesty International endeavours to assess the level of implementation of some of the recommendations, made by other ...

Report       IOR 41/002/2013

Azerbaijan: Letter to the Council of Europe's Co-Rapporteurs
31 January 2013

Open Letter       EUR 55/003/2013

Council of Europe must intervene after Azerbaijan imprisons ...
28 January 2013

Scores of activists were detained and five sentenced to prison following a peaceful protest in Azerbaijan on Saturday.

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Azerbaijan: Amnesty International ends cooperation with ...
22 January 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 55/002/2013. 22 January 2013. Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       EUR 55/002/2013

Azerbaijan: Presidential candidate's convoy attacked
15 January 2013

A convoy carrying opposition Azerbaijani Presidential candidate Isa Gambar was attacked by a mob on 13 January, resulting in at least nine people ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/001/2013