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A surprise transition which may have been planned for a long time.
The veteran leader is in no rush to give up real authority.
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.
26 Jan 15
Mass protests held over Yerevan’s failure to try Russian suspect in an Armenian court.
8 Jan 15
Authorities in Laghman and Paktika provinces urged to do more to ensure basic standards are met in prison system.
24 Dec 14
Assaults on opposition may reflect fears that its strength is growing.
16 Dec 14
New agency will focus on rehabilitating offenders rather than simply locking them away in overcrowded jails.
9 Dec 14
Local experts say social injustice has spurred young people to join the Taleban.
8 Dec 14
Government forces outnumbered four-to-one by dozens of unaccountable militias.
20 Nov 14
Two Azerbaijanis face murder, espionage charges in court in Karabakh.
17 Nov 14
After six hangings, public opinion appears solidly behind capital punishment.
14 Nov 14
Constitutional amendments unlikely to translate into real change.
5 Nov 14
Police tight-lipped on cases, allowing panic to spread.
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