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Aytan Farhadova

Aytan Farhadova
14 Feb 14
Women’s rights activists note rise in murders and suicides in the home.
Yadigar Sadiqov. (Photo courtesy of Y. Sadiqov)
Aytan Farhadova
17 Jan 14
Yadigar Sadiqov convicted of assault in a case his supporters say was manufactured.
A picture of the late Zaur Hasanov is held up during his funeral. (Photo: Aziz Karimli)
Aytan Farhadova
13 Jan 14
Government accused of spending too little oil money to improve their lives.
Turkel Karimli (centre, with raised arm), arrested with two others following an Azerbaijani opposition rally. (Photo: Aytan Farhadova)
Aytan Farhadova
1 Oct 13
Party activists and their relatives say they face threats and harassment.
Yadigar Sadiqov.
Aytan Farhadova
2 Jul 13
Allegations against Yadigar Sadiqov fit pattern of smearing government opponents, say his supporters.
Solmaz Azizova with a group of sick children. (Photo: Aytan Farhadova)
Aytan Farhadova
20 Jan 12
Parents say they have to pay for costly medicines that should be free.
Recovering addicts meet in Baku, Azerbaijan. (Photo: IWPR)
Aytan Farhadova
11 Jun 11
Heroin users need long-term treatment – and that requires funding from a government that seems unaware of scale of addiction.
Qan Turali, founder of www.kulis.az, allegedly featured in the secretly-filmed videos. (Photo: IWPR)
Aytan Farhadova
2 May 11
Broadcast of pornographic images of activists coincides with attempts to stage Arab Spring-style protests against the regime.
Protest over hijab ban in Azerbaijan’s state schools, held in Baku on December 10. The placard on the left says "I want to study". (Photo: Turkhan Kerimov)
Aytan Farhadova
17 Dec 10
While some say wearing Islamic headscarf is basic civil right, officials hint at nefarious stirring by Iran to make hijab into major issue.