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Jailed Azerbaijani journalist pardoned | Amnesty International
26 May 2011

A prominent dissident journalist has been pardoned in Azerbaijan after a global campaign called for his release.

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Annual Report 2011: Global Update: Events covering the ...
13 May 2011

The first four months of 2011 witnessed an unprecedented surge of ordinary people speaking up for their rights and demanding change. But the authorities ...

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Report 2011: Amnesty International at 50 says historic change ...
13 May 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 ...

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Azerbaijan: Young activist sentenced on 'made-up' charges
10 May 2011

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

Azerbaijan activist convicted on 'trumped up' drugs charge ...
4 May 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.

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Amnesty International | Azerbaijan activist convicted on ' ...
4 May 2011

Authorities in Azerbaijan must immediately release a member of an opposition youth organization sentenced to two and a half years in prison on fabricated ...

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Amnesty International | Azerbaijan: Stop targeting peaceful ...
15 April 2011

Amnesty International has urged the Azerbaijani authorities to halt the targeting of peaceful protesters ahead of an opposition rally planned for 17 April

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Azerbaijan urged to stop targeting peaceful protesters ...
15 April 2011

Authorities in Azerbaijan must halt the targeting of peaceful protesters ahead of an opposition rally.

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Azerbaijan: Crackdown on peaceful protest exposes the full ...
14 April 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 14 April 2011. AI Index: EUR 55/006/2011. Azerbaijan: Crackdown on ...

Public Statement       EUR 55/006/2011

Azerbaijani authorities target opposition rally leaders ...
7 April 2011

Key figures from the Musavat Party and Popular Front Party have been detained in a government crackdown following the “Day of Wrath” protests.

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