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13 May 16
Leaked data reveals the existence of dozens of businesses associated with senior figures.
21 Jan 16
Legal representatives of government opponents find themselves in trouble.
Thorbjørn Jagland, Secretary-General of the Council of Europe. (Photo: Council of Europe)
19 Dec 15
Government taken to task for ignoring rulings by Europe’s human rights court.
Azerbaijani security minister Eldar Mahmudov in better times. (Photo: Azertaj news agency)
26 Nov 15
Bad news – it doesn’t herald a softer line on dissent or a clampdown on corruption.
20 Nov 15
Inhumane punishments are common in areas outside government control.
One of many buildings damaged in the August 2008 conflict. (Photo: Leli Blagonravova)
Special Report
3 Nov 15
Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda says there are reasonable grounds to look into crimes allegedly committed during 2008 conflict.
27 Oct 15
Government accused of trying to silence major broadcaster.
Afghan women attend an IWPR debate in Kandahar, September 30, 2015. (Photo: IWPR)
21 Oct 15
Lack of support for those who try to make formal complaints of gender-based violence.
11 Sep 15
Five deaths under unclear circumstances suggest culture of violence continues.
9 Sep 15
What price legitimacy if the ruling elite doesn’t always abide by the law?