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Journalists trained by IWPR produce news, analysis, and comment pieces on the issues that affect their countries and communities.

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Sanubar Heydarova, an activist pictured on the fifth day of her hunger strike. (Photo: Khadija Ismayil)
18 Jan 19
Hunger strikes and public rallies called as demands grow to release detainees.
Georgian Dream candidate Salome Zurabishvili along with the billionaire and party chairman Bidzina Ivanishvili, who endorsed her candidacy for the presidential election. (Photo: IWPR/Rusudan Machaidze)
27 Nov 18
Bruising rivalry between two political camps has led to an ugly war of words.
A street in Yerevan, Armenia. (Photo: Maja Hitij/Getty Images)
22 Nov 18
Landslide expected for Velvet Revolution coalition and new civil society voices.
Anders Fogh Rasmussen served as NATO's secretary general between 2009 and 2014, (Photo: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
Interview
15 Nov 18
Ex-sec gen says that only firm transatlantic unity can rein in Russia.
Arzu Geybulla is an Azerbaijani journalist currently based in Istanbul. (Photo courtesy of A. Geybulla)
Comment
13 Nov 18
It's easy to ignore human rights abuses when there are lucrative energy deals involved.
A man returns to his village of Ergneti, bordering Tskhinvali, to find his house destroyed. (Photo:Giorgi Abdaladze)
Comment
7 Nov 18
Even a decade later, Tbilisi and its allies can strengthen their deterrence and resilience.
Justice and Law: Coming to Serve, a slogan of Zaruhi Postanjyan, leader of the Yerkir Tsirani Party. (Photo: IWPR/Suren Deheryan)
21 Sep 18
Municipal vote heralded as sign of great political change within the country.
Former political prisoner, activist and video blogger Adnan Hajizada giving an interview outside the courthouse in Baku following his release. (Photo: Azadliq Radio, Azerbaijan Service for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty)
5 Sep 18
Inmates must shell out for even basic services.
Young people protesting in front of the parliament building in Tbilisi, condemning the raids organised by the Georgian police at Bassiani night club. Some demonstrators compared it with the Russian style crackdowns and held placards saying "We do not need another Putin here". (Photo: IWPR)
21 May 18
What was behind the demonstrations that led to the brink of “civil war”?
Lawmaker Lena Nazaryan and Pashinyan's Civil Contract party members on stage in Yerevan's Republic Square. (Photo: Inna Mkhitaryan/4plus)
17 May 18
Female participation in the protests has not translated into political power.

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