Leila Amirova | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Stories by the author
8 May 08
Americans accused of interfering in forthcoming Azerbaijani presidential election.
26 Sep 07
Relatives distraught as bodies exhumed to make way for new highway.
30 Aug 07
Moderate clerics say heavy-handed authorities fail to distinguish between ordinary mosque-goers and extremists.
3 Mar 07
De-mining experts build playgrounds to encourage families to move back to border areas.
17 May 06
Authorities throws the book at Turkish electricity distributor as Russian rival appears set to step in.
4 Dec 03
New and rebuilt houses allow Azerbaijanis displaced by the Karabakh war to move out of tent camps.
9 Oct 03
Azerbaijan's presidential heir has a massively well-funded campaign, but still lacks confidence.
2 Oct 03
Isa Gambar, the main opposition challenger in Azerbaijan’s presidential election, takes to the road to counter a dirty tricks campaign against him.
25 Jul 03
Poor housing and unsanitary conditions leave refugees vulnerable to disease and natural disasters.
13 Feb 03
Industrial collapse in Azerbaijan has spawned a popular street trade in a poisonous substance.