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Pro-democracy activist Mehman Huseynov is facing up to five years in jail on charges of “hooliganism”, despite eyewitnesses contradicting police claims that he ...
Urgent Action EUR 55/013/2012
Bogus 'hooliganism' charges brought Wednesday against a 23-year-old video blogger, photojournalist and pro-democracy activist in the capital Baku must be dropped ...
In Azerbaijan, there has been a worrying rise in police harassment of young activists who participated in protests around Eurovision.
Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.
The refusal of the organization behind Eurovision to condemn human rights abuses in Azerbaijan provides a carte blanche to the government's crackdown, Amnesty ...
Eurovision organizers have remained silent on the Azerbaijani authorities' fresh wave of human rights violations ahead of the song contest in Baku.
A spate of attacks on LGBTI activists points to endemic discrimination that needs to be dealt with in South Caucasus countries.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY AI index: EUR 55/011/2012. 17 May 2012. Amnesty International at 2012 Eurovision song contest in Azerbaijan. ...
PressItem EUR 55/011/2012
Seventeen Azerbaijani prisoners of conscience must be released immediately, Amnesty International said as 11 people jailed for their role in anti-government protests ...