Defendant had claimed the American embassy monitored confidential calls with lawyer.
Sustained, regime-shaking demonstrations seem out of the question in Azerbaijan.
Popular Front party headquarters hit by “accidental” blast, followed by deliberate demolition on health and safety grounds.
Austrian police arrest businessman Dmitry Firtash.
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Activists fight traditions that exclude female worshippers from communal prayers.
The war confounds young people’s efforts to revitalise Ukraine’s embattled east and counter Russian propaganda.