14 June 2019
Baku and Tehran Produce Border-Crossing Love Story

The slapstick Castle of Love does not directly touch on the sensitive cultural and historical issues that have complicated ties between the two countries. From Eurasianet.

By Austin Clayton
3 May 2019
Azerbaijan’s Unofficial Hijab Ban Premium
Many good-paying jobs are out of reach for women who choose to wear the headscarf.
2 April 2019
Azeri, Armenian Leaders Hold First Formal Talks Premium

Aliev and Pashinyan agree on need for concrete steps toward Karabakh peace while offering no specifics.

18 March 2019
50 Azeri Prisoners of Conscience Freed Premium

Presidential amnesty includes political opponents, rights campaigners, and youth activists.

4 March 2019
Report Documents Destruction of Armenian Necropolis in Azerbaijan Exclave Premium

World’s largest medieval Armenian cemetery in Nakhichevan was obliterated in 2005, say researchers.

18 January 2019
Karabakh Belligerents Agree to ‘Prepare the Population for Peace’ Premium

While promising, the statement masks the problem of reversing a quarter-century of virulent rhetoric, analysts say.

14 January 2019
ECHR Rules In Favor of Azeri Investigative Journalist in Blackmail Case Premium

Azerbaijan must pay Khadija Ismayilova more than 16,500 euros in damages and costs, court rules. 

4 December 2018
Azerbaijan to Try Suspected Radicals for Police Killings Premium

Critics say the authorities seek to divert anger at state repression onto little-known Muslim extremists.

30 November 2018
Eastern Europe Takes Second Look at Chinese Investments Premium

The Belt and Road vision is grand on paper, but the promised jobs and factories have been slow to materialize.

27 September 2018
Georgian Farmers Reap a Deadly Harvest Premium

After more than 25 years, mines near the Azerbaijani border still pose a hazard to humans and animals.




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