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.
Status of those sent for STD treatment unclear, as more allegations emerge about police torture of gays and transgender women.
The Czech weapons that have appeared in Azerbaijan might indicate that Central Europeans are finally learning the realpolitik games of the West.
Activists draw parallel to last spring’s brutal crackdown on Chechen gays.
A representative from German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party allegedly received payments as part of the money-laundering operation.
Aliev cheers ‘even more profitable’ new contract, which foresees $40 billion in new investment by oil majors.
Mehman Aliyev has been released from pretrial detention, while travel blogger Alexander Lapshin was pardoned.
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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.
It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.