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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Azerbaijan: Appeal cases. Two years of ill-treatment must end ...
14 March 2007

Two years ago in March 2005 police detained Ruslan Bessonov (born 22 April 1988), Maksim Genashilkin (born 15 March 1990) and Dmitri Pavlov ( ...

Report       EUR 55/007/2007

Iran: Prisoners of conscience/ torture
9 March 2007

Eight Iranian Azerbaijani cultural and linguistic rights activists (Esma'il Javadi, Ebulfezl Alilu, Ramin Sadeghi, Qahreman Qanbarpour, Adel Allahverdipour ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/027/2007

Azerbaijan: Opposition journalists assaulted in Azerbaijan
24 January 2007

A climate of impunity is fostering new assaults on citizens for peacefully exercising their right to freedom of expression. Journalists Ali Orucov and Nicat ...

Action Document       EUR 55/006/2007

Azerbaijan: The Contracting Space for Freedom of Expression
24 January 2007

This briefing summarizes Amnesty International's concerns regarding the failure of the authorities in Azerbaijan to guarantee freedom of expression in ...

Report       EUR 55/003/2007

Azerbaijan: Appeal Cases: Well-known satirist Sakit Zahidov ...
24 January 2007

Sakit Zahidov, a well-known journalist in Azerbaijan, was sentenced to three years' imprisonment on questionable charges of possessing illegal drugs ...

Report       EUR 55/002/2007

Azerbaijan: Rising tide of persecution against independent ...
24 January 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: EUR 55/005/2007 (Public). News Service No: 010. Embargo Date ...

Press Release       EUR 55/005/2007

Azerbaijan: Appeal Case: Climate of impunity fosters new ...
10 January 2007

In Azerbaijan two more members of civil society were assaulted with impunity by unknown men days before the New Year, apparently for peacefully ...

Report       EUR 55/001/2007

Europe and Central Asia: Concerns in Europe & Central Asia ...
1 December 2006

This bulletin contains information about Amnesty International's main concerns in Europe and Central Asia between January and June 2006. Not every ...

Newsletter       EUR 01/017/2006

Commonwealth of Independent States: Positive trend on the ...
27 November 2006

On 28 November the meeting of the heads of the states in the Commonwealth of Independent States takes place in Minsk, Belarus. On the eve of the ...

Report       EUR 04/003/2006

Azerbaijan: Further information on prisoner of conscience ...
15 August 2006

Mushviq Mammedov was released from custody on 26 May, having being arrested on 28 April on draft evasion charges. He was placed under house ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/007/2006