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Ex-sec gen says that only firm transatlantic unity can rein in Russia.
Gunmen act with impunity in areas outside government control.
Critics argue that traditional processes undermine entire legal system.
Mountain ranges now a safe haven for militant groups.
Insurgents order shut down to avoid being tracked by security forces.
23 Jun 15
Discussion events give people a chance to learn about the state’s obligations to them.
1 Jun 15
People lose faith in inefficient and dishonest state judicial system.
26 May 15
Firearms often used to stop civilians trying to evade customs controls.
22 May 15
Officials blame plastic cladding used to dress up buildings as Baku prepares for summer sports event.
18 May 15
Registration system for people living abroad seen as Big Brother move.
15 May 15
Current laws ban racist and similar remarks, but not verbal attacks on LGBTI people.
14 May 15
Political elites shouldn’t change the rules to suit themselves, experts say.
6 May 15
Legal system has been slow to enforce payment orders on wayward ex-husbands.
1 May 15
The idea that banning Islamic forms of dress will eliminate extremism is facile, experts say.
30 Apr 15
Staff at leading newspaper fear the real motive behind a complex lawsuit is an ambition to exert political control.
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