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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 Apr 16
Analyst warns that latest violence may mean conflict has reached new ‘tipping point’.
22 Mar 16
Move interpreted as an attempt to deflect international criticism of Baku’s´s poor human rights record.
22 Feb 16
Yerevan accuses the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe of taking a pro-Baku stance.
15 Feb 16
The Islamic Republic's re-entry into international markets may inject new life into the region’s economy.
18 Jan 16
Amid falling oil prices, Baku has abandoned the manat´s peg to the dollar and let the manat tumble.
24 Dec 15
At rare meeting, two presidents agree that current escalation is a bad thing, but will they do anything to stop it?
19 Dec 15
Government taken to task for ignoring rulings by Europe’s human rights court.
12 Dec 15
Officials slow to acknowledge casualties amid rescue efforts hampered by high waves.
30 Nov 15
Two policemen and four alleged members of an Islamist group killed in shootout near Baku.
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