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Did you know that independent journalism is a high-risk sport in Azerbaijan?

After urging governments not to send a high-level delegation to the inaugural ceremony and urging sponsors not to turn a blind eye to the (...)

Published on 11 June 2015 Read

Azerbaijan

Baku games sponsors urged to request release of journalists

Читать по-русски / Read in Russian Dear Sponsors of the Baku European Games, Dear Executives of McDonald’s, Coca-Cola, Motorola and other international (...)

Published on 9 June 2015 Read

Azerbaijan

Khadija Ismayilova completes six months in arbitrary detention

Reporters Without Borders reiterates its call for the immediate release of Azerbaijani journalist Khadija Ismayilova, who completes six months of (...)

Published on 4 June 2015 Read

Azerbaijan

Reporters Without Borders: Azerbaijan should release imprisoned journalists ahead of the European Games

13.05.2015 – Reporters Without Borders urges Azerbaijan to release all imprisoned journalists and bloggers immediately. 30 days before the (...)

Published on 15 May 2015 Read

Azerbaijan

Court extends detention of journalist already held for more than a year

Reporters Without Borders condemns yesterday’s decision by a Baku court to extend well-known newspaper reporter Rauf Mirkadyrov’s pre-trial (...)

Published on 7 May 2015 Read

Azerbaijan

François Hollande urged to seek release of journalists while in Baku

After visiting Yerevan today for the 100th anniversary of the Armenian genocide, President François Hollande will meet with his Azerbaijani (...)

Published on 24 April 2015 Read

Azerbaijan

New charges brought against well-known detained journalist

Arrested on 5 December for supposedly inciting a colleague to attempt suicide, Khadija Ismayilova is now charged with large-scale embezzlement, (...)

Published on 13 February 2015 Read

Azerbaijan

Yet another intimidatory signal to independent news media

Under the amendments signed into law on 3 February, the justice ministry can now ask a court to close any news outlet if it gets foreign funding (...)

Published on 10 February 2015 Read

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