Category : Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan: Interpol must prevent misuse of alerts against Leyla and Arif Yunus

alt informationIndex on Censorship joins with 24 other international organisations to call on Interpol to prevent the misuse of Interpol alerts against Leyla and Arif Yunus

Mapping Media Freedom: Azerbaijani journalist abducted and beaten

alt informationEach week, Index on Censorship’s Mapping Media Freedom project verifies threats, violations and limitations faced by the media throughout Europe

Abduction of exiled Azerbaijani journalist black stain on Georgia’s reputation

alt informationIndex on Censorship and 22 other NGOs have written to Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili calling on his government to respect its international obligations and, in particular, to conduct a full investigation into Azerbaijani journalist Afgan Mukhtarli’s abduction in Tbilisi on 29 May.

Azerbaijan: Index calls for the immediate release of journalist Afgan Mukhtarli

alt informationThe exiled Azerbaijani journalist disappeared from Georgia and reappeared in Azerbaijan, where he is now facing persecution

Mapping Media Freedom: Russian newspaper editor shot and killed

alt informationEach week, Index on Censorship’s Mapping Media Freedom project verifies threats, violations and limitations faced by the media throughout Europe

Azerbaijan: Time for justice for Ilgar Mammadov

alt informationToday three years have passed since the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) delivered its judgment on the case of political prisoner Ilgar Mammadov

Investigate corruption allegations linking PACE and Azerbaijan

alt informationWe, representatives of international and national non-governmental organisations, issue this appeal prior to a discussion of the investigation into allegations of corruption at the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) in connection with its work on Azerbaijan, at the Assembly’s April 2017 session and a meeting of the Bureau of the Assembly before […]

Exiled, jailed, silenced: The war against Azerbaijan’s journalists

alt informationAzerbaijan's independent and critical journalists frequently find themselves targeted.

Azerbaijan: Crackdown on free expression accelerates with conviction of prominent blogger

alt informationInternational organisations call on the Azerbaijani authorities to immediately and unconditionally release Mehman Huseynov.

Azerbaijan: Journalists strive to cover the country from exile

alt informationFor Azerbaijan’s president Ilham Aliyev and many other authoritarian leaders across the world, independent journalism and what it represents is bad news.

Mapping Media Freedom: French journalists ejected from Le Pen appearance

alt informationEach week, Index on Censorship’s Mapping Media Freedom project verifies threats, violations and limitations faced by the media throughout the European Union and neighbouring countries.

Mapping Media Freedom: Five incidents to watch

alt informationEach week, Index on Censorship’s Mapping Media Freedom project verifies threats, violations and limitations faced by the media throughout the European Union and neighbouring countries.