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Natig Jafarli. (Photo: Natig Adilov)
Samira Ahmedbeyli
25 Aug 16
Mooted legal changes would further entrench the president's power.
The Caucasus University meeting at which the new rector was announced. Shown left to right are former rector Ahmed Sanich, SOCAR vice-president Khalig Mammadov and current rector Elmar Gasimov. By APA(Photo: APA)
Samira Ahmedbeyli, Suren Deheryan, Giorgi Kupatadze
5 Aug 16
Experts weigh wide-ranging geopolitical and security repercussions.
Khadija Ismayilova leaves prison on May 25. (Photo: Elmira Rahim)
Samira Ahmedbeyli
4 Jun 16
The country’s most famous prisoner of conscience has been freed, but activists continue to be detained.
Thousands march in Yerevan to commemorate the casualties in Karabakh (Photo: Photolure Agency)
Samira Ahmedbeyli, Alvard Grigoryan
13 Apr 16
Strong nationalist sentiments on both sides mix with fatigue over the unending conflict.
President Ilham Aliyev opens a new purpose-built apartment block for journalists. (Photo: Azerbaijani presidential administration’s official website)
Samira Ahmedbeyli
5 Aug 13
President accused of trying to bribe domestic media by handing out free homes.
Rustam Ibrahimbeyov. (Photo: Vahid Gazi)
Samira Ahmedbeyli
9 Jul 13
Filmmaker Rustam Ibrahimbeyov plans to return later in July so he can run for the presidency.
Voting under way at a polling station in Surakhani district. (Photo: Shahin Rzayev)
Samira Ahmedbeyli
8 Nov 10
Opposition parties and international observers allege numerous irregularities.