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With a large grey economy and poorly observed labour laws, Azerbaijanis who lose their jobs have little support.
Female reporters routinely intimidated by blackmail, sexual assault and harassment.
Azerbaijan and Georgia need to answer urgent questions about reporter’s kidnapping and imprisonment.
The costs of Azerbaijan putting its name on the map are high, but the benefits are not clear.
State repression means that something as simple as a call for gender equality cannot be tolerated.
1 Jun 17
Investigative reporter forcibly returned to unknown fate at hands of security services.
12 Apr 17
Diplomatic efforts have stalled with little progress in sight.
19 Oct 16
Despite significant improvements, many people feel they are not getting the best treatment.
24 Sep 16
Opposition groups say reforms will perpetuate the powers of the current leadership.
2 Sep 16
Interior minister vows to pursue the Islamic cleric´s movement.
25 Aug 16
Mooted legal changes would further entrench the president's power.
5 Aug 16
Experts weigh wide-ranging geopolitical and security repercussions.
17 Jul 16
Analysts discuss the tense situation around Nagorny Karabakh following a meeting between their two countries´ presidents.
7 Jul 16
LGBT people routinely face violence and abuse by officials and their own families.
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