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In spring 1918, three remarkably progressive states emerged in the power vacuum between Russia and Turkey.
Former members of the Council of Europe’s assembly accused of taking money, gifts to further interests of Baku regime.
Ukraine decides against sending reporter back to Azerbaijan, where he faces charges similar to those thrown at other regime critics.
Aliev expected to win easily in Azerbaijan, while odds are Armenia’s outgoing president will pull a Putin.
Gozel Bayramli’s case shows Baku once again using spurious charges and political detention to silence dissent, critics say.
Police say Afgan Mukhtarli illegally crossed the Georgian border, while he claims to have been abducted from Tbilisi.
Decades in the making, Baku-Tbilisi-Kars could further isolate Armenia.