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Dual standards in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Posted by on 2 November, 2016
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Nagorno-Karabakh is a frozen ethnic conflict between the Republic of Armenia and Azerbaijan that started in the late 1980s, and which has been continuing up until now with the occupation of the Karabakh region and the 7 surrounding districts by the Armenian-backed Karabakh separatists. The conflict has its roots dating back to the early 20th century, yet the […]

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Azerbaijan-EU relations within Eastern Partnership: new realities and current standing

Posted by on 25 October, 2016
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The Eastern Partnership program (EP) is a joint initiative involving the EU, its member states and 6 eastern European partners: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and  Ukraine and is based on commitment to the principles of international law and fundamental values – democracy, the rule of law, human rights and fundamental freedoms. It also encompasses support for a market economy, […]

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Unique Decision Council for the Settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict

Posted by on 11 July, 2016
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Unique Decision Council for the Settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict (full text)           Draft copy                    The Unique Decision Council for the Settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict was proposed by Popular Front Party of Azerbaijan on 29 April 2016 at the conference devoted to the […]

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Ali Karimli’s interview devoted to social, economic and political life in Azerbaijan

Posted by on 9 February, 2015
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Speaking at the conference on the results of the first year on implementation of “Socio-economic development of Regions of the Republic of Azerbaijan for 2014-2018” a week ago President Ilham Aliyev has attracted attention with a series of releases. “Azadlig” newspaper asked the chairperson of the Popular Front Party of Azerbaijan Mr. Ali Karimli to […]

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Khadija Ismayilova’s new letter from the prison for her friends

Posted by on 9 February, 2015
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Khadija Ismayilova published a letter in Azadlig radio several days ago. I have translated it into English and you can now read her letter. «The links tying the incumbent regime to Russia has nothing to do with our national interests» My dears! I am good. No worries. I do not know how to express my […]

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Sanan Dashdamirli – a political prisoner in Azerbaijan

Posted by on 7 February, 2015
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Sanan Dashdamirli is a political hostage in Azerbaijan. He is a son of Rafiq Dashdamirli, manager of Organising department of Popular Front Party of Azerbaijan (PFPA). Sanan Dashdamirli was arrested on 17 November last year on the charges of drug possession and trafficking. All believe that he was arrested for his father’s political activism. Therefore, […]

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Turkey-Russia rapprochement: implications for Azerbaijan’s Euro-integration

Posted by on 7 February, 2015
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31 yanvar 2015. On Dec. 1, 2014 Russian President Vladimir Putin paid an official visit to Ankara, where he met with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to discuss primarily the trade-and-economic and energy matters. In the joint press-conference, Putin announced that Russia would not continue building the South Stream, the $45 billion pipeline that […]

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Rauf Abdurehmanli sentenced to 20 days in jail

Posted by on 30 January, 2015
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Rauf Abdurehmanli, chairperson of Sheki city branch of the Popular Front Party of Azerbaijan (PFPA) was arrested yesterday in Sheki city and sentenced to 20 days in jail. It is worthy to note that two more members (Ali Abdullayev and Mubariz Abdulkerimov) of the same branch are already in prison, each serving 30 days prison […]

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Seymur Hazi, a popular journalist sentenced to 5 years in jail

Posted by on 30 January, 2015
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Seymur Hazi, a popular journalist arrested on the trumped up charges was sentenced to five years in jail on 29 January 2015. Another injustice occurred in Azerbaijan. The democratic community of the country and Popular Front Party of Azerbaijan calls upon the international community not to remain silent and increase the pressures on the authorities […]

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Free Seymur Hazi (Haziyev), a jailed journalist in Azerbaijan

Posted by on 26 January, 2015
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Seymur Hazi was arrested on August 29 last year, (he also uses the name Haziyev), a reporter for the opposition newspaper Azadliq, a leading anchor for critical satellite “Azerbaijan Saati” (Azerbaijani Hour) TV program and a seniour politician with the popular Front Party of Azerbaijan. He is accused of hooliganism and alleged that that he […]

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