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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.
Armine Hambardzumyan grew up in an orphanage. She now has three children of her own. (Photo: Anna Muradyan)
27 May 16
Children raised in care homes are marginalised by society, even after they reach adulthood.
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.
Georgian special forces officer patrolling the Georgian border with South Ossetia. (Photo: Goga Aptsiauri)
12 May 16
People cut off by the de facto border still want to visit cemeteries on the other side.
A Yerevan rally in support of peace in Syria. (Photo: Photolore Agency)
9 May 16
Thousands of incomers feel they are returning to their historic homeland.
Mihran Poghosyan, Armenia´s chief compulsory enforcement officer. (Photo: Photolure Agency)
3 May 16
A high-profile government figure has stepped down over offshore scandal and others may follow him.
Inguri reservoir. (Photo: Izida Chanya)
27 Apr 16
The Inguri hydroelectric power plant badly needs repairs that would put it out of action for months if not years.
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.

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