Zarema Velikhanova | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Stories by the author
15 Oct 10
Campaigning for parliamentary polls muted, with no free airtime for opposition parties.
8 Mar 10
Government says unpopular move puts Azerbaijan into step with the world economy.
20 Mar 09
Amendments criticised as device to strengthen already overmighty presidency and limit people’s rights.
10 Apr 08
Azerbaijanis hint they want change to the way the negotiations over Nagorny Karabakh are managed.
1 Apr 04
Almost ten years after the end of the Karabakh conflict, Azerbaijan is still struggling to combat the landmine scourge.
22 Jan 04
Despite a New Year’s presidential pardon, Azerbaijan’s jails hold many political prisoners, critics say.
7 Mar 03
Plans to build road through Baku cemetery may lead to destruction of thousands of old graves, including Armenian ones.
12 Dec 02
Opposition paper faces string of lawsuits and fugitive journalist escapes extradition, in latest clashes between media and government.
7 Nov 02
Relatives of those who drowned in the sinking of the Merkury-2 in the Caspian Sea want answers to some basic questions.
17 Oct 02
Azerbaijani newspapers are divided over a new government scheme offering them low-interest loans.