CRS Issue 773 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting


CRS Issue 773

Afgan Mukhtarli
24 Apr 15
As the European Games approach, the government tries to accentuate the positive and silence critics.
Intiqam Aliyev. (Photo: Abbas Atilay)
Afgan Mukhtarli
23 Apr 15
“Arrests can take away our freedom, but not our desire to be free” - human rights defender Intiqam Aliyev
Villages in Armenia are to become part of larger administrative areas. (Photo: Nazik Armenakayan)
Ani Baghdasaryan
20 Apr 15
Officials say merging 900-plus local administrations into 14 makes sense, but the plan is meeting resistance.
Gayane Mkrtchyan
20 Apr 15
Despite moves towards inclusive education, public attitudes are slow to change.
Marat Atovmyan heads the non-government Yerevan Anti-Corruption Centre. (Photo: Media Centre, Yerevan)
Lilit Arakelyan
16 Apr 15
Reforms mean Anti-Corruption Council will include opposition and NGO representatives for the first time, but will still be led by the prime minister.
Many Kaspi residents think the local cement plant is bad for their health. (Photo: Mikuladze)
Malkhaz Mikeladze
13 Apr 15
Locals call for more action to be taken to reduce pollution.