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Afgan Mukhtarli

Armen Karapetyan, Afgan Mukhtarli
20 Nov 14
Two Azerbaijanis face murder, espionage charges in court in Karabakh.
Intiqam Aliyev. (Photo: Abbas Atilay)
Afgan Mukhtarli, Samira Ahmedbeyli
11 Sep 14
While Baku presides over European rights institution, senior politician says human rights defenders deserve punishment.
Ilgar Nasibov after the attack on him. (Photo: Malahat Nasibova)
Afgan Mukhtarli
30 Aug 14
Police in Nakhichevan shrug shoulders as calls for accountability mount.
Rasul Jafarov, chairman of the Human Rights Club, is in detention awaiting trial. (Photo courtesy of R. Jafarov)
Afgan Mukhtarli
8 Aug 14
Analysts say rising number of prosecutions indicate a concerted campaign against NGO sector.
One of many border areas that has seen civilian deaths amid the fragile peace. This is on the frontier between Armenia and Azerbaijan, not the “Line of Control“ around Karabakh. (Photo: Armenian defence ministry)
Armen Karapetyan, Afgan Mukhtarli
8 Aug 14
Rising numbers of casualties shake 20-year-old ceasefire agreement.
Leyla Yunus while her home was being searched in May 2014. (Photo: Afgan Mukhtarli)
Afgan Mukhtarli
1 Aug 14
International watchdogs say Leyla Yunus and her husband Arif are in trouble for upholding human rights, not helping Armenian intelligence.
Maqsad Mirzayev is among the many Azerbaijanis who cannot vote in local elections because they were displaced from their home areas by war two decades ago. (Photo: Afgan Mukhtarli)
Afgan Mukhtarli
9 Jul 14
Officially, refugees still count as living in areas they fled 20 years ago.
President Ilham Aliev argues that the human rights situation in Azerbaijan is looking good. (Photo: Azerbaijani president's website)
Afgan Mukhtarli
23 Jun 14
Government currently presiding over human-right-friendly Council of Europe’s cabinet.
Matanat Azizova, head of the Women's Crisis Centre in Azerbaijan. (Photo: Samira Ahmedbeyli)
Afgan Mukhtarli
5 Jun 14
Matanat Azizova seen as latest casualty in campaign against dissenting voices.
A resident brings in water on a donkey. (Photo: Afgan Mukhtarli)
Afgan Mukhtarli
29 May 14
Residents were happy to get a new road linking them with the rest of Azerbaijan, but they lost their water supply in the process.