“The agreement is very dangerous for peaceful, non-violent citizens who are escaping torture.”
Once a key economic driver, the sector has been hard hit by Covid-19 and political turbulence.
High-profile public event aims to keep the occupation of the peninsula on the international agenda.
With the exception of Dushanbe, all other regional powers will strictly limit numbers.
Even small acts of defiance can have serious consequences.
Officials accuse campaigners of politicising the issue to suit their own agenda.
Illicitly obtained data has long been used to intimidate and blackmail independent voices.
Experts say that serious investment and rebranding efforts are key to recovery.
Hopes grow that diaspora may be key to pursuing criminal cases against current regime.
Global Voices: Europe/Eurasia
New protocols introduced to reduce the number of caesareans may be putting lives at risk.
Independent, dissenting Azerbaijani voices have never been so ostracised.
Officials obscure systemic failings – aided by an uncritical media.