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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.
Moves seen as tactic to calm international criticism.
4 Jun 16
The country’s most famous prisoner of conscience has been freed, but activists continue to be detained.
24 May 16
Drugs charges used as pretext for detaining men who vandalised a public monument.
13 May 16
A draft law under consideration by parliament has been condemned as highly provocative.
26 Apr 16
Experts warn that the situation has been getting worse, not better.
13 Apr 16
Strong nationalist sentiments on both sides mix with fatigue over the unending conflict.
7 Apr 16
Citizens say they are falling victim to a skewed judicial system.
6 Apr 16
Azeris living close to the fighting mull costs of war.
6 Apr 16
Analyst weighs possible next steps parties may take if newly-agreed truce holds.
5 Apr 16
Dozens have been killed in most serious fighting since the 1994 ceasefire between Azerbaijan and Armenia.
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