The 2013 Annual Report on
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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.
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
Azerbaijan must immediately halt the police use of violence to suppress freedom of expression, Amnesty International said after two separate peaceful protests were ...
Just weeks before Azerbaijan hosts the Eurovision song contest, police have violently broken up two peaceful protests in the capital.
University student Jabbar Savalan has been conscripted by the Azerbaijani military. As he should be exempt from military service, Amnesty International believes ...
Urgent Action EUR 55/010/2012
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. AI Index: EUR 55/009/2012 2 May 2012. Press freedom trampled in Azerbaijan. Journalists, bloggers ...
PressItem EUR 55/009/2012
Amnesty International hears from journalists and bloggers across the world who face abuse and even imprisonment while trying to do their job.