Voters approve constitutional changes that rights groups warn would mainly consolidate the Aliyev family’s rule.
Report by UN special rapporteur comes ahead of 26 September referendum on constitutional changes enhancing President Ilham Aliyev’s powers.
Spanking new towns and ports are popping up along the route of China’s New Silk Road from Asia to the Caucasus and Europe.
Five leading human rights defenders have called on the Council of Europe to assess the contentious Azerbaijani referendum.
Analysts say the economic slowdown, worsening relations with Azerbaijan, and rising domestic discontent are putting the government under severe pressure to reform.
Parliament could approve Ukraine’s application this month, but Kosovo lags behind.
The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.
This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes.
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