HRW: Azerbaijani opposition under “relentless crackdown”
Human Rights Watch said that the Azerbaijani authorities arrested numerous opposition activists and leaders based on trumped-up criminal charges.
Opposition activist Fuad Ahmadli released after four years in prison
Ahmadli was freed after completing the his sentence, which he called politically motivated.
Azerbaijan refutes claims of torture by police
Azerbaijan's Interior Ministry has refuted the claim that photographs of torture spread on social media were taken in Azerbaijan.
European MPs concerned over persecution of political opponents in Azerbaijan
The group's vice-president voiced concern over “systemic patterns of intimidation, harassment and arrests of the opposition members incited by President Aliyev”.
IPHR calls for Azerbaijan to respect human rights during pandemic
According to the report, political, social and economic rights have been affected by the restrictive measures initiated by Azerbaijani authorities.
Top opposition member Ibrahim in pretrial detention
Mammad Ibrahim will remain in pretrial detention for four months.
Son of Azerbaijani opposition member charged with quarantine infraction
Mehdi was interrogated about his father and his membership in YAP, while his father is a top member in the main opposition party of the country.
“No need for meaningless negotiations” in Nagorno-Karabakh, Aliyev says
Aliyev also underlined that Baku could resort to military option at any time.
Flame Towers complex under investigation, COVID-19 cases pass 20,000
The hotel had reportedly opened its swimming pool for guests over the weekend.
Minsk group concerned over provocative statements
Yerevan escalated tensions with Baku in late May.