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March 20, 2012
Azerbaijani authorities must investigate claims that musicians were beaten in custody after insulting President Aliyev's mother during a performance.
News
March 15, 2012
An investigative journalist in Azerbaijan has become the victim of a smear campaign after investigating government corruption.
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March 6, 2012
Authorities urged to launch an immediate investigation into the beating of the four activists by police officers during and after the protest in Baku.
Report
January 27, 2012

In recent years, the government of Azerbaijan has consolidated its authoritarian rule. Peaceful protest has effectively been criminalized, journalists and bloggers jailed.

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