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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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November 29, 2011
Azerbaijan's Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of activist Jabbar Savalan on politically motivated charges.
Press Release
November 29, 2011

Amnesty International reiterates its call for the immediate release of Jabbar Savalan after today’s decision of Azerbaijan’s Supreme Court to uphold the conviction of the twenty year-old political...

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