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October 5, 2012
Top-selling artists Rihanna and Shakira should bear in mind the human rights abuses being inflicted on the people of Azerbaijan before they perform there.
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October 1, 2012

A young Azerbaijani opposition activist spent the weekend in incommunicado detention after a group of men in plainclothes seized him in the capital Baku on Saturday, the latest in a string of activ...

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October 1, 2012
Another Azerbaijani youth activist has been detained as part of a post-Eurovision crackdown on dissent.
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June 26, 2012
The release of nine Azerbaijani prisoners of conscience is a smokescreen to mask an ongoing crackdown on free expression in the country.

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