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Yadigar Sadigov, deputy chairman of the opposition Musavat party and a former political prisoner. (Photo: Photo courtesy of Y. Sadigov)
23 Jun 16
Figures have quadrupled since 2008, largely attributed to social problems and injustice.
The late Rasim Aliyev. (Photo: Fargana Novruzova)
9 Jun 16
Activists warn that government demonisation has created a culture of impunity.
Khadija Ismayilova leaves prison on May 25. (Photo: Elmira Rahim)
4 Jun 16
The country’s most famous prisoner of conscience has been freed, but activists continue to be detained.
Giyasaddin Ibrahim faces a lengthy prison sentence. (Photo: Azeri Public Television)
24 May 16
Drugs charges used as pretext for detaining men who vandalised a public monument.
On April 5, Armenia´s government approved a draft law on the recognition of Nagorny Karabakh. (Photo Courtesy of Press Office of Armenian Government)
13 May 16
A draft law under consideration by parliament has been condemned as highly provocative.
Naila Yagublu, chairwoman of the women´s branch of the opposition Musavat party. (Photo courtesy of N. Yagublu)
26 Apr 16
Experts warn that the situation has been getting worse, not better.
Thousands march in Yerevan to commemorate the casualties in Karabakh (Photo: Photolure Agency)
Karabakh Crisis
13 Apr 16
Strong nationalist sentiments on both sides mix with fatigue over the unending conflict.
Azerbaijan's supreme court building. (Photo: Aziz Karimov)
7 Apr 16
Citizens say they are falling victim to a skewed judicial system.
The house of Kifayet Mammadova, destroyed by shelling. (Photo: Famil Mahmudbeyli)
Karabakh Crisis
6 Apr 16
Azeris living close to the fighting mull costs of war.
Arastun Orujlu, director of the East West Research Centre in Azerbaijan. (Photo: Arastun Orujlu)
Interview
6 Apr 16
Analyst weighs possible next steps parties may take if newly-agreed truce holds.

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