Azerbaijan

14 August 2018
Azeri Opposition Leader Mammadov Set Free

The release is prompting both relief and calls for continued pressure on the government to stop persecuting its critics.

 
8 August 2018
U.S. Sanctions on Iran May Not Endanger Key Pipeline from Azerbaijan

Trump signs a waiver to avoid harming European energy independence from Russia, while Bulgaria hopes to woo Moscow and become part of the TurkStream pipeline.

 
29 May 2018
Three Takes on the Centenary of Caucasian Independence Premium

In spring 1918, three remarkably progressive states emerged in the power vacuum between Russia and Turkey.

 
8 May 2018
Azeri Bribery Scandal Widens Premium

Former members of the Council of Europe’s assembly accused of taking money, gifts to further interests of Baku regime.

 
19 April 2018
Azeri-Dutch Journalist Dodges Baku’s Extradition Bid Premium

Ukraine decides against sending reporter back to Azerbaijan, where he faces charges similar to those thrown at other regime critics.

 
10 April 2018
Election Time in the South Caucasus Premium

Aliev expected to win easily in Azerbaijan, while odds are Armenia’s outgoing president will pull a Putin.

 
5 February 2018
Azerbaijan Will Hold Snap Presidential Election Premium
Aliev calls poll six months early, leading to speculation about his motives.
 
24 January 2018
Azeri Opposition Leader Jailed Premium

Gozel Bayramli’s case shows Baku once again using spurious charges and political detention to silence dissent, critics say.

 
4 December 2017
Azerbaijan Puts Another Journalist on Trial Premium

Police say Afgan Mukhtarli illegally crossed the Georgian border, while he claims to have been abducted from Tbilisi.

 
29 November 2017
The Azerbaijani Laundromat: Why It Matters
Naming and shaming the perpetrators could be the best way of tackling international high-level corruption akin to the current case. Form Emerging Europe.
By Audrey L. Altstadt
 

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