Stories by the Author
A new ministry confronts a legacy of pollution and waste on land and at sea
19 Aug 04
There are just 200 practising Roman Catholics in Azerbaijan - but next week they are receiving a visit from the Pope
17 May 02
The Azerbaijani government, apparently concerned over religious extremism and corruption, is cracking down on the country's main Muslim organisation.
12 Apr 02
A protest by desperate women in the Nakhichevan reflects wave of popular discontent in the traditionally pro-Aliev province.
21 Feb 02