Azerbaijan

6 December 2016
Azerbaijan Cozies Up to New Friends for the Holidays

Choice of Washington, D.C.’s Trump-owned hotel for a ‘freedom and diversity’ Hanukkah party raises eyebrows.

 
5 December 2016
Should They Stay or Should They Go?

Soaring unemployment and an economic crisis are pushing more and more Azerbaijanis to seek their fortunes abroad.

By JAMnews
 
21 November 2016
At the Movies Premium

Azerbaijan’s sugar-sweet screen adaption of ‘Ali and Nino’ fails to impress viewers in the Caucasus. From EurasiaNet.org.

By Giorgi Lomsadze
 
21 October 2016
Azerbaijan Govt. Accused of Unrelenting Crackdown on Critics Premium
A report released by Human Rights Watch describes the extent of continuing human rights infringements.
 
27 September 2016
Azerbaijan Strongman President Just Got Stronger Premium

Voters approve constitutional changes that rights groups warn would mainly consolidate the Aliyev family’s rule.

 
23 September 2016
UN Expert: Azerbaijan’s Civil Society ‘Paralyzed’ Premium

Report by UN special rapporteur comes ahead of 26 September referendum on constitutional changes enhancing President Ilham Aliyev’s powers.

 
12 September 2016
Azeri Activists Appeal to Council of Europe Ahead of Referendum Premium

Five leading human rights defenders have called on the Council of Europe to assess the contentious Azerbaijani referendum.

 
11 August 2016
Pundits Dissect Baku Summit Premium

The leaders of Russia, Iran, and Azerbaijan talked transport and energy projects, while the question of how to deal with resurgent Turkey loomed as a backdrop.

 
22 July 2016
Azeri Leader Asks for Greater Powers Premium

Proposed constitutional amendments would strengthen president’s control over parliament, limit freedom of assembly and property rights.

 
20 July 2016
Anti-Gulen Campaign Spreads to Caucasus Premium

Turkey’s massive crackdown on supporters of U.S.-based cleric is making waves in neighboring countries.

 

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