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Azerbaijan urged to come clean over torture of political prisoners

PRESS RELEASEIHRC is gravely concerned about the deteriorating human rights situation in Azerbaijan one year after bloody riots erupted...

PRESS RELEASE -Concern grows as Azerbaijan cracks down on dissent following...

Azerbaijan cracks down on dissent following assassination attempt

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PRESS RELEASE: Azerbaijan – Concerns over missing Islamic leader

Key opposition figure Sheikh Taleh Bagirov reportedly kidnapped

Conference: “International Solidarity; Islamophobia, Hijab and Muslim Prisoners in Azerbaijan”

The Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC) together with Isra Institute are holding an international conference entitled “International Solidarity; Islamophobia, Hijab and Muslim Prisoners in Azerbaijan” on 6th March 2011 in Istanbul, Turkey, discussing Anti-Islam policies and the Hijab ban in Azerbaijan.

ACTION ALERT: Free Monear Eldrissy, Jailed in Azerbaijan

A British citizen, Monear Eldrissy, has been jailed in Azerbaijan for 12 years in a secret trial. Find out what you can do to campaign for his release.

Briefing now available on-line: Azerbaijan and the Hijab Ban: A new...

IHRC condemns the government of Azerbaijan's enforced secularisation programme and its reductive nature.

Azerbaijan and the Hijab Ban: A new Kemalist nightmare?

A background briefing on human rights violations in Azerbaijan.

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