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Top selling artists Rihanna and Shakira should bear in mind the human rights abuses being inflicted on the people of Azerbaijan before they perform ...
Top-selling artists Rihanna and Shakira should bear in mind the human rights abuses being inflicted on the people of Azerbaijan before they perform ...
On 29 September, opposition youth activist Zaur Gurbanli was detained in Baku, Azerbaijan by authorities from Azerbaijan's Anti-Organized Crimes Unit ...
Urgent Action EUR 55/016/2012
Another Azerbaijani youth activist has been detained as part of a post-Eurovision crackdown on dissent.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 55/ 015/2012. 6 September 2012. Azerbaijan: Government ...
Document EUR 55/015/2012
The release of nine Azerbaijani prisoners of conscience is a smokescreen to mask an ongoing crackdown on free expression in the country.
Bogus 'hooliganism' charges brought Wednesday against a 23-year-old video blogger, photojournalist and pro-democracy activist in the capital Baku ...
Pro-democracy activist Mehman Huseynov is facing up to five years in jail on charges of “hooliganism”, despite eyewitnesses contradicting police claims ...
Urgent Action EUR 55/013/2012
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.