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Amnesty International | Azerbaijan must investigate smear ...
15 March 2012

A smear campaign against an Azeri investigative journalist must be investigated after an intimate video recording appeared online.

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Azerbaijan must investigate smear campaign against Radio ...
15 March 2012

An investigative journalist in Azerbaijan has become the victim of a smear campaign after investigating government corruption.

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Azerbaijan: Police beat up peaceful protesters
8 March 2012

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 ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/003/2012

Amnesty International | Azerbaijani youth activists beaten and ...
6 March 2012

The Azerbaijani authorities must launch an immediate investigation into the beating of four youth activists by police officers during and after a peaceful ...

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Azerbaijani youth activists beaten and detained at peaceful ...
6 March 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.

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Azerbaijan: The unsavoury human rights record of 2012 ...
20 February 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. AI index: EUR 55/002/2012. 20 February 2012. The unsavoury human ...

PressItem       EUR 55/002/2012

Azerbaijan: No more running scared
20 February 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA BRIEFING. AI index: EUR 55/001/2012. 20 February 2012. Azerbaijan: No more running scared. ...

PressItem       EUR 55/001/2012

Amnesty International | Jailed Azerbaijani youth activist freed
27 December 2011

The release of 20 year old youth activist Jabbar Savalan is an important step, but Azerbaijani authorities must release 16 more prisoners of conscience ...

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Iran/Azerbaijan: Killing in Azerbaijan of writer targeted by ...
1 December 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 1 December 2011. AI Index: MDE 13/099/2011. Iran /Azerbaijan : Killing ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/099/2011

Azerbaijan: Further information: Facebook activist has appeal ...
29 November 2011

On 29 November Azerbaijan's Supreme Court upheld the conviction of Jabbar Savalan, a 20 year-old youth activist and prisoner of conscience. He was ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/015/2011