Azerbaijan

Azerbaïdjan. Incarcéré, le chef d'un organisme de surveillance des élections doit bénéficier d'un procès équitable

Les autorités azerbaïdjanaises doivent veiller à faire bénéficier d’un procès équitable le président d’un organisme honorablement connu de surveillance des élections, qui a été arrêté le lundi 16 décembre 2013, a déclaré Amnesty International au moment où des dirigeants européens signaient à Bakou, la capitale, un important accord en matière d’énergie. Les autorités azerbaïdjanaises doivent veiller à faire bénéficier d’un procès équitable le président d’un organisme honorablement connu de surveillance des élections, qui a été arrêté le lundi 16 d

Azerbaijan: Detained election watchdog chief must get fair trial - 17 December 2013

Headline Title:  Azerbaijan: Detained election watchdog chief must get fair trial The Azerbaijani authorities must ensure a prompt and fair trial for the chairman of a well-respected election watchdog who was arrested yesterday, Amnesty International said as European leaders sig The Azerbaijani authorities must ensure a prompt and fair trial for the chairman of a well-respected election watchdog who was arrested yesterday. Media Node:  azer Twitter Tag:  azerbaijan Story Location:  United Kingdom 48° 13' 56.9172" N, 42° 27' 4.2192" E See map: Google Maps “"This arrest is the latest in a series of increasingly repressive measures adopted by the Azerbaijani authorities to silence dissenting voices."” Source:  Amnesty International's Denis Krivosheev

Azerbaijan: Detained election watchdog chief must get fair trial

The Azerbaijani authorities must ensure a prompt and fair trial for the chairman of a well-respected election watchdog who was arrested yesterday, Amnesty International said as European leaders signed a major energy deal in the capital Baku The Azerbaijani authorities must ensure a prompt and fair trial for the chairman of a well-respected election watchdog who was arrested yesterday, Amnesty International said as European leaders sig

Azerbaïdjan. Un journaliste et un écrivain ont été incarcérés dans un climat de répression implacable

Les autorités azerbaïdjanaises doivent cesser de réprimer la liberté d’expression, a déclaré Amnesty International mercredi 13 novembre alors qu’un journaliste et un écrivain qui ont critiqué le gouvernement viennent d’être condamnés sur la base d’accusations fallacieuses. Les autorités azerbaïdjanaises doivent cesser de réprimer la liberté d’expression, a déclaré Amnesty International mercredi 13 novembre alors qu’un journaliste et un écrivain qui ont critiqué

Azerbaijan: Journalist and writer jailed as ruthless crackdown continues

The Azerbaijani authorities must halt their crackdown on freedom of expression, Amnesty International urged today as a journalist and a writer who criticized the government were jailed on trumped-up charges The Azerbaijani authorities must halt their crackdown on freedom of expression, Amnesty International urged today as a journalist and a writer who criticized the government were jailed on trumped-u

Azerbaijan: Journalist and writer jailed as ruthless crackdown continues - 13 November 2013

Headline Title:  Azerbaijan: Journalist and writer jailed as ruthless crackdown continues The Azerbaijani authorities must halt their crackdown on freedom of expression, Amnesty International urged today as a journalist and a writer who criticized the government were jailed on trumped-u Azerbaijani authorities urged to halt crackdown on freedom of expression as journalist and writer who criticized the government are jailed on trumped-up charges. Media Node:  azeri Twitter Tag:  azerbaijan Story Location:  United Kingdom 46° 3' 30.4632" N, 47° 55' 20.5068" E See map: Google Maps “Azerbaijan's ruthless and relentless attack on any dissenting voices in the media continues apace with these shameful convictions and jail sentences.” Source:  Amnesty International's John Dalhuisen

Azerbaïdjan. Une spirale infernale d'oppression à l'approche de l'élection présidentielle - 8 October 2013

Headline Title:  Azerbaïdjan. Une spirale infernale d'oppression Harcèlement, manœuvres d’intimidation, mauvais traitements, arrestations arbitraires, inculpations forgées de toutes pièces et procès inéquitables font partie de l’arsenal infernal utilisé par les Harcèlement, manœuvres d’intimidation, mauvais traitements, arrestations arbitraires, inculpations forgées de toutes pièces et procès inéquitables font partie de l’arsenal infernal utilisé par les autorités de l’Azerbaïdjan pour opprimer le peuple à l’approche de l’élection présidentielle . Media Node:  Azerbaijan_fr Story Location:  Azerbaijan 40° 17' 26.5092" N, 47° 38' 12.1884" E “Alors qu’on entend parler presque tous les jours d’arrestations de militants de la société civile et de persécutions de dissidents, il est difficile de savoir le nombre exact de personnes touchées, tant cela va vite. Les persécutions sont si répandues et si fréquentes qu’il est difficile d’estimer à quel point la situation actuelle est mauvaise.” Source:  John Dalhuisen, directeur du programme Europe et Asie centrale d’Amnesty International URL:  Downward spiral: Continuing crackdown on freedoms in Azerbaijan Description:  Rapport URL:  Azerbaïdjan: Des militants accusés de nouvelles charges risquent 12 ans de prison Description:  Action urgente, 18 septembre 2013 URL:  Azerbaijan: Restrictions to the right to freedom of expression, association and assembly obstructs the work of civil society and political activists Description:  Déclaration publique, 20 septembre 2013 URL:  L'Azerbaïdjan érige en infraction la liberté d'expression sur Internet à l'approche des élections Description:  Communiqué de presse, 15 mai 2013

Azerbaijan in downward spiral of oppression ahead of presidential elections - 8 October 2013

Headline Title:  Azerbaijan in downward spiral of oppression ahead of presidential elections Harassment, intimidation, ill-treatment, arbitrary arrests, fabricated charges and unfair trials are all part of the arsenal the Azerbaijani authorities are employing in a downward spiral of oppres Harassment, intimidation, ill-treatment, arbitrary arrests, fabricated charges and unfair trials are all part of the arsenal the Azerbaijani authorities are employing in the run up to the presidential elections. Media Node:  Azerbaijan Story Location:  Azerbaijan 40° 17' 26.5092" N, 47° 38' 12.1884" E “With new arrests of civil society activists reported almost daily, it’s hard to keep up with the sheer number and the speed at which dissenters are being persecuted at the moment. The persecution is so widespread and frequent it’s difficult to assess just how bad the current situation really is.” Source:  John Dalhuisen, Amnesty International’s Europe and Central Asia Director. URL:  Downward spiral: Continuing crackdown on freedoms in Azerbaijan Description:  Read the report URL:  Azerbaijan: Activists face 12 years' jail on new charges Description:  Urgent Action, 18 September 2013 URL:  Azerbaijan: Restrictions to the right to freedom of expression, association and assembly obstructs the work of civil society and political activists Description:  Public Statement, 20 September 2013 URL:  Azerbaijan criminalizes free speech online ahead of elections Description:  News Story, 15 May 2013

أذربيجان تجرم حرية التعبير على الانترنت استباقاً للانتخابات - 15 May 2013

Headline Title:  أذربيجان تجرم حرية التعبير على الانترنت استباقاً للانتخابات بعد خطوة اتخذتها سلطات أذربيجان لإدخال قوانين التشهير الجنائية على مستخدمي الانترنت، صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية بأنه يجب على هذه السلطات ألا تستغل الانتخابات الرئاسية المقب بعد خطوة اتخذتها سلطات أذربيجان لإدخال قوانين التشهير الجنائية على مستخدمي الانترنت، صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية بأنه يجب على هذه السلطات ألا تستغل الانتخابات الرئاسية المقبلة كسياق لإسكات الأصوات المنتقدة والحوارات ذات المغزى Media Node:  Azerbaijan defamation AR Story Location:  Azerbaijan 40° 23' 29.526" N, 49° 51' 21.4452" E “إن خوف السلطات الآزرية من الأصوات الناقدة قد جعلتها تحاول منع المتظاهرين السلميين من النزول إلى الشوارع وتكميم أفواه التيار الرئيسي في الإعلام. وهذا القانون الجديد يهدف إلى إغلاق واحد من المعاقل الأخيرة القليلة للاحتجاج الشرعي” Source:  دافيد دياز-خوييكس، نائب مدير برنامج أوروبا وآسيا الوسطى بمنظمة العفو الدولية Date:  Wed, 15/05/2013

أزريبيجان تجرم حرية التعبير على الانترنت استباقاً للانتخابات

بعد خطوة اتخذتها سلطات أزريبيجان لإدخال قوانين التشهير الجنائية على مستخدمي الانترنت، صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية بأنه يجب على هذه السلطات ألا تستغل الانتخابات الرئاسية المقبلة كسياق لإسكات الأصوات المنتقدة والحوارات ذات المغزى بعد خطوة اتخذتها سلطات أزريبيجان لإدخال قوانين التشهير الجنائية على مستخدمي الانترنت، صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية بأنه يجب على هذه السلطات ألا تستغل الانتخابات الرئاسية المق

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