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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Azerbaijan: Further information: Leyla Yunus beaten in ...
26 September 2014

Azerbaijani human rights defender Leyla Yunus was beaten in the Kurdakhany detention facility by the administration staff on 23 September. Conditions ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/018/2014

Azerbaijan: Further information: Journalist 'attacks' attacker ...
23 September 2014

Independent Azerbaijani journalist and human rights defender, Ilgar Nasibov, who was brutally attacked on 21 August, is himself accused of assault.

Urgent Action       EUR 55/017/2014

Azerbaijan: Journalist attacked and family threatened: Ilgar ...
4 September 2014

Independent Azerbaijani journalist, Ilgar Nasibov, and his family continue receiving threats after he was brutally attacked by unidentified people on 21 ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/015/2014

Azerbaijan: Political activist arrested, risks torture
19 August 2014

Azerbaijani political activist Murad Adilov was arrested on 11 August on what appears to be a trumped-up charge of drug possession. He is held ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/014/2014

Azerbaijan: further information: Karimov brothers tortured in ...
15 August 2014

Azerbaijani political activist Faraj Karimov and his brother Siraj Karimov have complained of torture in detention to make them “confess” to drug-related ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/013/2014

Azerbaijan: Leyla Yunus in failing health in prison
12 August 2014

Azerbaijani prisoner of conscience Leyla Yunus's health has deteriorated and she needs urgent medical assistance. The prison authorities are not allowing ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/012/2014

Azerbaijan: Activist detained on trumped-up charges: Intigam ...
12 August 2014

Intigam Aliev, a prominent Azerbaijani human rights defender, has been placed on three months' pre-trial detention on trumped up charges. Amnesty ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/011/2014

Azerbaijan: Another prominent human rights defender thrown ...
4 August 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 4 August 2014. Index: EUR 55/010/2014. Azerbaijan: Another prominent ...

Public Statement       EUR 55/010/2014

Azerbaijan: Further information: Activist arrested, charged with ...
31 July 2014

Azerbaijani human rights defender Leyla Yunus and her husband, Arif Yunus, have been charged with treason and other crimes. Leyla Yunus has been ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/009/2014

Azerbaijan: Abysmal record of human rights continues as ...
30 July 2014

The persecution of human rights activists continues unabated in Azerbaijan, in spite of the obligations the country committed to as a member of Council ...

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