The 40-year-old faces up to five years in prison following an arrest many see as directly related to his criticism of the interior ministry.
Longtime ruler of autonomous enclave resigns on health concerns, but observers maintain his exit was on Baku’s orders.
With little oversight, toxic disinformation and threats thrive on the encrypted platform.
Moscow views peacekeeping efforts as an attempt to oust it from its previous role as sole mediator in the conflict.
Since 2020, 45 former combatants from the Karabakh war have taken their life as ex-soldiers continue to struggle with trauma and socio-economic difficulties.
After a recent flurry of diplomacy, Yerevan and Baku seem closer than ever to attaining normalisation.
The recent escalation caught many by surprise, emboldening voices among the political opposition.
New escalation threatens the outlook for engagement, despite the clear benefits for both sides.
Islam is on the rise in the oil-rich, secular South Caucasus country and the hijab is a way to make a statement.
Rights organisations maintain that systematic lack of action in investigating such crimes serves to empower perpetrators.