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Crowds on Baghramyan Avenue. June 25, 2015. (Photo: Nazik Armenakyan)
3 Jul 15
President offers temporary subsidy on electricity price rise, but that isn’t enough for most demonstrators.
29 Jun 15
Rather than refute human rights criticisms point by point, the government says Armenia is worse.
Demonstration in Yerevan against the electricity price hike. This is an early one on May 27, 2015. (Photo: Photolur agency)
26 Jun 15
Police intervention only increased the number of people on the street.
IWPR and visiting journalists meet community leaders in Duisi. (Photo: Onnik Krikorian)
25 Jun 15
Journalists have heard the stories of fighters going off to Syria. Now they’ve had a chance to visit an area said to be a hotbed of radical Islam.
Emin Huseynov. (Photo courtesy of Mehman Huseynov)
22 Jun 15
OSCE politician says it’s a “sad day” when a civil society leader is forced out by his government.
Mosque in Duisi in the Pankisi Gorge. (Photo: Onnik Krikorian)
22 Jun 15
In the Pankisi Gorge, locals call for more action to stop young men going off to fight in Syria.
Istanbul's Gedik Pasa district, where a lot of migrants work. (Photo: Gayane Mirzoyan)
19 Jun 15
Talk of deportation highlights vulnerability of migrant workers.
15 Jun 15
Hosting image-boosting European Games while shutting down human rights criticism hasn't worked, if the aim was positive headlines.
An overturned car among the debris left by the flooding. (Photo: Tbilisi City Hall)
15 Jun 15
Fifteen dead in worst flood in years; locals told to stay home until escaped zoo animals are recaptured or shot.
View across the water as "Flame Towers" are lit up in Baku. August 6, 2014. (Photo: Christopher Lee/Getty Images)
5 Jun 15
Traffic and other restrictions seen as excessive.

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