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A protester in front of government buildings in Tbilisi, imitating the abduction of Afgan Mukhtarli, reportedly pushed into a car by unknown persons and a bag placed over his head. (Photo: Lib Center)
1 Jun 17
Investigative reporter forcibly returned to unknown fate at hands of security services.
March 29, 2017 event held by IWPR, the Public Journalism Club (PJC) and the Media Centre. (Photo: IWPR)
12 Apr 17
Diplomatic efforts have stalled with little progress in sight.
Three-year-old Arzu Gurbanli died after surgery. (Photo courtesy of Gurbanli family)
19 Oct 16
Despite significant improvements, many people feel they are not getting the best treatment.
People protest against the amendments to the Constitution, which "will make the republic to the monarchy". (Photo: Kamala Allahverdiyeva)
24 Sep 16
Opposition groups say reforms will perpetuate the powers of the current leadership.
Faig Amirli. (Photo: Ramin Deko)
2 Sep 16
Interior minister vows to pursue the Islamic cleric´s movement.
Natig Jafarli. (Photo: Natig Adilov)
25 Aug 16
Mooted legal changes would further entrench the president's power.
The Caucasus University meeting at which the new rector was announced. Shown left to right are former rector Ahmed Sanich, SOCAR vice-president Khalig Mammadov and current rector Elmar Gasimov. By APA(Photo: APA)
5 Aug 16
Experts weigh wide-ranging geopolitical and security repercussions.
Yerevan Baku video bridge organised by IWPR Armenian Branch a day after two presidents meeting in Viennna. (Photo: IWPR Armenian)
17 Jul 16
Analysts discuss the tense situation around Nagorny Karabakh following a meeting between their two countries´ presidents.
Matanat Azizova, head of the Women´s Crisis Centre. (Photo courtesy of M. Azizova)
7 Jul 16
LGBT people routinely face violence and abuse by officials and their own families.
Prisoner release on the first day of amnesty.  (Photos: APA Information Agency.)
30 Jun 16
Observers warn that the crackdown on dissenters continues.

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Moslawi traditional band playing music from the 19th century. (Photo: IWPR)
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Hugely popular event highlights city’s rehabilitation and recovery.