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29 Jun 15
Rather than refute human rights criticisms point by point, the government says Armenia is worse.
Emin Huseynov. (Photo courtesy of Mehman Huseynov)
22 Jun 15
OSCE politician says it’s a “sad day” when a civil society leader is forced out by his government.
Istanbul's Gedik Pasa district, where a lot of migrants work. (Photo: Gayane Mirzoyan)
19 Jun 15
Talk of deportation highlights vulnerability of migrant workers.
15 Jun 15
Hosting image-boosting European Games while shutting down human rights criticism hasn't worked, if the aim was positive headlines.
Murad Adilov (Photo: N. Adilov)
29 May 15
Instead of freeing prisoners as usual on a national holiday, the authorities continue putting their opponents behind bars.
27 May 15
A mother longs to see her only son again.
27 May 15
A prisoner finds some small comfort in rituals and fortune-telling.
22 May 15
A young man is seized by government forces while on his way to an exam.
18 May 15
Registration system for people living abroad seen as Big Brother move.
Arman Sahakyan (right) in court with his lawyer Maro Khachaturyan. (Photo: Nor Serund)
15 May 15
Current laws ban racist and similar remarks, but not verbal attacks on LGBTI people.

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