Category Archives: Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan: Human rights start at home!

By Amnesty International’s campaigner on South Caucasus, Levan Asatiani Yesterday, when Ministers from across Europe gathered in Vienna to hand the Chair of the Council of Europe to Azerbaijan, they were greeted by an unexpected “delegation”. A vocal group of … Continue reading

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Azerbaiyán: Running Scared

Max Tucker, adjunto de investigación y acción de Amnistía Internacional para el Cáucaso Meridional y Ucrania Hace un año, las autoridades hicieron frente a una serie de manifestaciones pacíficas en contra de la represión del gobierno en Azerbaiyán con una fuerza … Continue reading

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Azerbaijan: Running Scared

By Max Tucker,  Amnesty International’s Campaigner on South Caucasus and Ukraine, One year ago, a series of peaceful protests against government repression in Azerbaijan were met with brute force by the authorities. The clampdown that followed resulted in the imprisonment … Continue reading

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Heavy-handed response to Baku protests

By Max Tucker, Amnesty International’s campaigner for South Caucasus and Central Asia, reporting from Baku Around 30 people were arrested in Baku today when part of a virtual protest against the government in Azerbaijan became reality. Small groups of people … Continue reading

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