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A prominent dissident journalist has been pardoned in Azerbaijan after a global campaign called for his release.
The first four months of 2011 witnessed an unprecedented surge of ordinary people speaking up for their rights and demanding change. But the authorities ...
PressItem POL 10/008/2011
Amnesty International's annual report details how the rise of social media is fuelling a new activism that repressive governments are struggling to control ...
A member of an opposition youth organization in Azerbaijan was sentenced to two and a half years in prison on 4 May on fabricated drug charges.
Urgent Action EUR 55/007/2011
A youth activist has been convicted after using Facebook to call for a “Day of Rage” inspired by protests in the Middle East and North Africa.
Authorities in Azerbaijan must immediately release a member of an opposition youth organization sentenced to two and a half years in prison on fabricated ...
Amnesty International has urged the Azerbaijani authorities to halt the targeting of peaceful protesters ahead of an opposition rally planned for 17 April
Authorities in Azerbaijan must halt the targeting of peaceful protesters ahead of an opposition rally.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 14 April 2011. AI Index: EUR 55/006/2011. Azerbaijan: Crackdown on ...
Public Statement EUR 55/006/2011
Key figures from the Musavat Party and Popular Front Party have been detained in a government crackdown following the “Day of Wrath” protests.