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Arzu Geybulla

Arzu Geybulla

Arzu Geybulla is an Azerbaijani journalist currently based in Istanbul.

Stories by the author

Residents shelter in a basement as air raid sirens sound in Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh. (Photo: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
Arzu Geybulla
9 Oct 20
Independent, dissenting Azerbaijani voices have never been so ostracised.
An ICU ward treating COVID-19 patients in Baku, Azerbaijan. (Photo: Aziz Elkhanoglu)
Arzu Geybulla
9 Jul 20
Endemic bribery and poor services are hampering the country’s response.
Voting during parliamentary election in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, 1 November 2015. (Photo: Aziz Karimov/RFE-RL)
Arzu Geybulla
5 Dec 19
Participants hope to boost political involvement and awareness.
Women walk through Azerbaijan's capital Baku. (Photo: Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images)
Arzu Geybulla
16 Aug 19
Female reporters routinely intimidated by blackmail, sexual assault and harassment.
A view of the area for the UEFA Europa League Final 2019 fan festival, Baku. (Photo: Thomas Eisenhuth/Getty Images)
Arzu Geybulla
26 May 19
The costs of Azerbaijan putting its name on the map are high, but the benefits are not clear.
Police clash with women marching on the International Women’s Day in Baku. (Photo: AzadliqRadiosu)
Arzu Geybulla
28 Mar 19
State repression means that something as simple as a call for gender equality cannot be tolerated.
Arzu Geybulla is an Azerbaijani journalist currently based in Istanbul. (Photo courtesy of A. Geybulla)
Arzu Geybulla
13 Nov 18
It's easy to ignore human rights abuses when there are lucrative energy deals involved.
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)
Arzu Geybulla
5 Sep 18
Inmates must shell out for even basic services.