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Drain This Swamp - By Alex Raufoglu
Corruption on the Caspian: Fueling Aliyev's Regime - by Rebeka Foley
Pressure on Aliyev Works - Azeri Report Editorial
Persian Racism and "Aryan Supremacy" Irritate Largest Ethnic Minority in Iran-by Umud Duzgun
US does not support Azerbaijan. It supports Aliyevs - Azeri Report Editorial
31 Hours Marooned at Azerbaijan’s Airport - by Giorgi Gogia
Free Khadija Ismayilova - by Arch Puddington
“Please Give Us More Time to Imprison and Kill Our Political Opponents…” - by Ganimat Zahid
Azerbaijan Undermines Its International Image: Does it matter for Aliyev Government? - by Alakbar Raufoglu
Washington's Darling Ambassador - Azeri Report Editorial
Open Letter to Secretary Kerry: Why US is Betraying Its Friends and Values in Azerbaijan? - by Elmar Chakhtakhtinski
A Letter from an Azerbaijani Prison... - by Khadija Ismayilova
37 Continues: Aliyev Regime Practices Hostage Taking - by Ganimat Zahid
A Man Like Khadija - by Seymur Hazi
The Two Faces of Azerbaijan's Government - by Altay Goyushov
Khadija Ismayilova Arrested as Journalist and Human Rights Defender - by Rebecca Vincent
Azerbaijan Where Justice is a Prisoner - by Vugar Gojayev
Brenda Shaffer's Conflicts of Interest - by Casey Michel
Iranian Government Is Killing Lake Urmia - by Umud Duzgun
"Dark Times" in Azerbaijan - by Veronika Szente Goldston
What is Going On in Azerbaijan and Its NGO Sector - by Ali S. Novruzov
The Price of Tyranny Will Be Paid in Blood in Azerbaijan - by Elmar Chakhtakhtinski
The Parallel Realities of President Ilham Aliyev - by Giorgi Gogia
"Allahu Akbar" and Social Mutation - by Ganimat Zahidov
Azerbaijan and the Council of Europe: Crisis of Legitimacy - by Vugar Gojayev
The Iranian Delirium of Azerbaijani Regime's Proponents - by Elmar Chakhtakhtinski
The Georgian and Azerbaijani Elections: A Postmortem - by Richard Kauzlarich
How Europe Failed Azerbaijan - by Aslan Amani
Azerbaijan: The Challenges of Selling Oil Rich State’s Massive Electoral Fraud to the US Public - by Elmar Chakhtakhtinski
Corrupt Dictator Is Challenged by a Scholar in Azerbaijan’s Presidential Elections - by Elmar Chakhtakhtinski
EU and Azerbaijan: Setting the Record Straight - by Eldar Mamedov
How Azerbaijan is Like 'The Godfather' - by Michael Weiss
Karabakh and Democracy: Putting Carriage Before the Horse - by Elmar Chakhtakhtinski
Azerbaijan Stirred, Not Shaken by Turkish Protests - by Shahla Sultanova
Abulfaz Elchibey and Democracy - by Irena Lasota
The EU and Azerbaijan: Mismatched Objectives - by Giorgi Gogia
Presidential Elections in Iran Mean Nothing for Iran's Ethnic Minorities - by Umud Duzgun
A Double Standard Won't Do for Baku - by Eldar Mamedov
Open Letter to American Participants of US-Azerbaijan Convention in Baku - by Elmar Chakhtakhtinski
When the Music Dies... - by Rebecca Vincent
Azerbaijani FM's Diplomatic Trip to Isreal Tweaks Tehran - by Shahin Abbasov
Sound Bites Aside... - by Andy Heil
Oil and Stability in Azerbaijan - by Lucy Wallwork
Azerbaijan & Iran: A Soft-Power Struggle? - by Eldar Mamedov
A Tale of Two Azerbaijanis - by Murad Gassanly
"Notebook About Cuba" of Vahid Gazi - Story of "Island of Freedom" - by Rustam Ibragimbekov
South Azerbaijan Is Not Iran - By Umud Duzgun
Azerbaijan and EU: Recalibrating Relations? - by Eldar Mamedov

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U.S. Lawmakers Traveling to Azerbaijan Urged Action Benefiting SOCAR which Funded Their Trip
Political Prisoner Seymur Hazi's Final Statement
SOCAR Chief's Son Does "Charity" with Public Funds - by Khalid Kazimov
TeliaSonera’s Behind-the-Scenes Connection to Azerbaijani President’s Daughters- by Khadija Ismayil
Ali Hasanov's Media Business: Journalist Investigation by Khadija Ismayilova
The Corleones of the Caspian - by Michael Weiss, Foreign Policy
Azerbaijani Police Fires Rubber Bullets, Tear Gas at Protesting Small Business Owners
AZAD Letter Supports the Removal of Heydar Aliyev Statue from Mexico City

What is to be Done With Pseudo-Democracies. Hikmat Hajizade's Presentation on January 25, 2012

EMDS Final Report on Azerbaijan's Parliamentary Elections on November 7, 2010

"Resource Nationalism Trends In Azerbaijan, 2004-2009," Research by Vugar Gojayev, March 2010

February 16, 2010 - NHC Report: "Nakhchivan: Azerbaijan's Dark Island"

"End of Term Limits. Monarchical Presidencies on the Rise," by Farid Guliyev, Harvard International Review, Feb. 28, 2009
"Imitation Democracies," by Dmitri Furman, New Left Review, Nov/Dec. Issue, 2008

Politics of Energy: Comparing Azerbaijan, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia - by Jos Boonstra, Edward

Burke and Richard Young, FRIDE, September 2008
Azeri Minister of Interior Helped Georgian Government To Suppress Opposition In November 2007

Azerbaijan's 2005 Parliamentary Elections: A Failed Attempt At Transition - by Valerie J. Bunce and Sharon L. Wolchik

Christopher Walker Attacked Azeri Dictatorship At Helsinki Commission
Praise to Dictator
US Lobbying Firm Accused of Accepting Bribes from Azeri Government to Discredit Opposition

90 Years Anniversary of First Muslim Democracy - Azerbaijan Democratic Republic

Last Words of Ganimat Zahid

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Azerbaijan In International Media PDF Print E-mail

"Jews Object to Hannukah Party at Trump Hotel," by Julie Zauzmer, The Washington Post, Dec. 6, 2016

"This Activist is Set to Spend 10 Years in Jail After Spray Painting a Statue," by Hayes Brown, Buzz Feed News, Oct. 26, 2016

"It's time for the United States to act on Azerbaijan," by David J. Kramer, and Richard Kauzlarich, The Washington Post, September 8, 2016

"Azerbaijan Imrpisoned Me. Pharrell Williams and Others Should Stop Helping My Jailers," by Khadija Ismayil, The Washington Post, June 17, 2016

"Lawmakers Turned Over Gifts After Secretly Funded Trip to Azerbaijan," by Megan R. Wilson, The Hill, June 16, 2016

"Khadija Ismayilova's Victory for Human Rights," The Washington Post, May 31, 2016

"The Global Magnitsky Act Will Help Protect Human Rights Activists Worldwide," The Washington Post, May 2, 2016

"In Azerbaijan, A Declaration of War Against Independent Journalism, " The Washington Post, April 25, 2016

"BP's Azerbaijan Push Comes at a Cost," by R. Whelan and S. Kent, The Wall Street Journal, March 31, 2016

"Don't let Azerbaijan use political prisoners as props," by Khadija Ismayilova, The Washington Post, March 31, 2016

"IMF and World Bank Move to Forestall Oil-Led Defaults," by J. Farchy and S. Donnan, Financial Times, Jan. 27, 2016

"Azerbaijan Leader Enters Uncharted Territory..." by Jack Farchy, Financial Times, Jan.25, 2016

It's Time to Hold the Azerbaijan Regime Accountable," by Gulnara Akhundova, Huffington Post, Jan. 8, 2016

"No, this is the truth about Azerbaijan's repression," The Washington Post, Sep. 25, 2015

"Dogged reporting in Azerbaijan landed a U.S.-trained journalist in prison," by D. Priest, A. Komuves, C. Mabeus, The Washington Post, Sep. 12, 2015

"Azerbaijani Reporter Sentenced to more than 7 Years after Farcical Trial," The Washington Post, Sep. 2, 2015

"Is America Forgetting American Values," by Jeffrey Gedmin and Gary Schmitt, CNN, Aug. 28, 2015

"Azerbaijan's Injustice," The Washington Post, August 16, 2015

"Azerbaijan's State-Owned Oil Company Signs DC Firms," by Megan R. Wilson, The Hill, Aug. 14, 2015

"Lady Gaga and Members of Congress Accept the Paychecks of a Tyrant," the Washington Post, Aug. 7, 2015

"Donald Trump is doing business with a controversial Azerbaijani oligarch," by Russ Choma, Mother Jones, July 29, 2015

"Foreign Lobbyist Gets Free Platform at Georgtown University, Atlantic Council," by Till Bruckner, Huffington Post, June 25, 2015

"Baku, Azerbaijan: 10 of the city's wierdest tourist atractions," The Telegraph, June 12, 2015

"Letter from Azerbaijan Jail: Khadija Ismayilova Speaks Out," The New York Times, June 11, 2015

"Baku 2015's Gleaming Stadiums a Facade Covering Corupt Azerbaijan Regime," by Idrak Abbasov, The Guardian, June 11, 2015

"Azerbaijan Bans Guardian From Reporting on Baku European Games," by Shaun Waker, The Guardian, June 11, 2015

"Intolerance and Oppression Overshadow Azerbajan's Glamorous European Games," by Adam LeBor, Newsweek, June 4, 2015

"Azerbaijan's Price for Hosting First European Games," by Rayhan Demytrie, BBC News, June 4, 2015

"To Baku and Back with Freebies," The New York Times, May 25, 2015

"Big Congressional Trip to Azerbaijan was Secretly Paid For By Azerbaijan," by Ben Mathis-Lilley, Slate.com, May 13, 2015

"Report: U.S. Lawmakers Had Trip Funded by Azerbaijan," S. Higham, S. Rich, A. Crites and K. Park, The Washington Post, May 13, 2015

"Aliyev's Party," The Economist, May 2, 2015

"Jailed Azerbaijani Journalist, Khadija Ismayilova, to be Honored by PEN," by David M. Herszenhorn, The New York Times, April 15, 2015

"The Country That Diminishes the Olympic Flame," The Washington Post, April 15, 2015

"Azerbaijan Bars Entry to a Georgian Human Rights Worker," by David M. Hersenzorn, The New York Times, March 31, 2015

"Jailed Without Trial in Azerbaijan," The Washington Post, March 1, 2015

"BOA Admits Azerbaijan Pays for British Team to Compete in European Games," by Owen Gibson, The Guardian, February 25, 2015

"Trapped in Baku" by Michael Weiss, Foreign Policy, Feb. 11, 2015

"Washington Times hearts Azerbaijan" by Erik Wemple, Washington Post, Jan 29, 2015

"Azerbaijan: Land of Fire? It is for Some" by Naomi Westland, Huffington Post, Jan. 13, 2015

"Tony Blair Does PR for Repressive Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan Autocracies," by Casey Michel, New Republic, January 7, 2015

"Ten Days in the Life of Ilham Aliyev, President of Absurdistan," by Till Bruckner, Huffington Post, January 4, 2015

"A Thuggish Regime Challenges the US," by David J. Kramer, The Wall Street Journal, January 4, 2015

"The 'Broken Window' Approach to International Relations," by Jeffrey Gedmin, The Washington Post, Dec. 31, 2014

"Who is Shushing State on Azerbaijan's Detention of Khadija Ismayilova," by Till Bruckner, Huffington Post, Dec. 30, 2014

"Azerbaijan Imprisons an Investigative Journalist," The Washington Post, Dec. 11, 2014

"Azerbaijan Jails Reporter Who Angered Top Officials," by D. Herszenhorn, The New York Times, Dec. 5, 2014

"Duke of York to Meet Azeri Despot Ilham Aliyev for 12th Time," by Jim Armitage, The Independent, Nov. 13, 2014

"Azerbaijan Risks New Armenia Conflict as Chopper Downed," by Z. Agayev and S. Khojoyan, Bloomberg News, Nov. 12, 2014

"Azerbaijan's Human Rights are On a Kinfe Edge," by Thorbjorn Jagland, The Guardian, November 3, 2014

"No Country for Human Rights: Azerbaijan's Increasingly Intolerant Regime," by Gunay Ismayilova and Samir Kazimli, The New York Times, Oct. 22, 2014

"Time for Sanctions on Baku," by David J. Kramer and Richard Kauzlarich, The American Interest, Oct. 2, 2014

"Azerbaijan and Think Tanks," The New York Times, Sep. 6, 2014

"'The Hardest Part is I Can't See You' - Azeri Activist's Prison Letter to Jailed Husband," RFE/RL, Aug. 20, 2014

"Azerbaijan Prosecutes a Prominent Human Rights Defender on Absurd Charges," The Washington Post, Aug. 13, 2014

"Prominent Activist Charged With Treason in Azerbaijan," by Neil MacFarquhar, The New York Times, July 31, 2014

"Lawmakers' Trips to Baku Conference Raise Ethics Questions," by Will Tucker and Lise Olsen, Houston Chronicle, Jul. 26, 2014

"Azerbaijan Counts Human Cost of Architecture," by Shahin Abbasov, The Guardian, July 14, 2014

"British MPs Taken on 'Caviar Trail' By Lobbyists Close to Azerbaijan's Coprrupt Dictatorship," by Jon Stone, BuzFeed.com, June 20, 2014

"Azerbaijan and Council of Europe: Do As We Say, Not As We Do," by G.E., The Economist, May 13, 2014

"Azerbaijan's Sponsorship of Atletico Proves Spectacular Success," by Owen Gibson, The Guardian, May 1, 2014

"Vugar Gashimov, Grandmaster of Chess, Dies at 27," by D. L. McClain, The New York Times, Jan. 12, 2014

"Authoritarian Regimes Retool Their Media-Control Strategy," by R. Orttung, C. Walker, The Washington Post, Jan. 10, 2014

"Hague's Azerbaijan Gas Pipeline Attacked," by Jim Armitage,The Independent, Dec. 17, 2013

"Azerbaijan's Leading Dailies Pay Steep Price for Criticizing the Regime," by Vugar Gojayev, Global Post, Dec. 13, 2013

"Plush Hotels and Caviar Diplomacy," by J. Doward and C. Latimer, The Guardian, Nov. 23, 2013

"Azerbaijan Is Absolutely Not A Model For Political Reform," by Mark Adomanis, Forbes, Nov. 20, 2013

"Free and fair elections are not just about the election day," by Maina Kiai, The Guardian, Oct. 29, 2013

"Azerbaijan Not the Stable, Prosperous U.S. Partner Often Portrayed," by Aslan Amani, The World Politics Review, Oct. 15, 2013

"Fairness an Issue, Even After Azerbaijan Votes," by David Herszenhorn, The New York Times, Oct. 10, 2013

"Azerbaijan Aliyev: Opponent Hasanli wants vote annulled," BBC News, Oct. 10, 2013

"Oops: Azerbaijan released election results before voting had even started," by Max Fisher, The Washington Post, Oct. 9, 2013

"Azerbaijan must use this election to end the Aliyev Dynasty," by Jamil Hasanli, The Guardian, October 8, 2013

"Azeri Leader Tied to U.S. Taps Oil Cash to Avoid Assad Fate," by Henry Meyer, Bloomberg, October 3, 2013

"Azerbaijan: How not to prepare for an election," The Economist, September 2, 2013

"Choices for the South Caucasus," by D. Corboy, W. Cortney, R. Kauzlarich, K. Yalowitz, The New York Times, Aug. 28, 2013

"Aliyev to Face Putin Before Azerbaijani Presidential Election," by Jamila Mammadova, Telegraph, Aug. 7, 2013

"Intimate video emerges, again, of reporter investigating Azerbaijan president's family," by Max Fisher, The Washington Post, August 7, 2013

"Director vs. Dictator," by Shaun Walker, The Independent, July 15, 2013

"How Azerbaijani is Like 'The Godfather,'" by Michael Weiss, The Atlantic, July 11, 2013

"Lobby Money Should Not Thwart US Support for Freedom in Azerbaijan," by E. Chakhtakhtinski, Global Post, June 28, 2013

"Azerbaijan Rolls Out Red Carpet for Visiting U.S. Lawmakers," by Larry Luxner, The Washington Diplomat, June 26, 2013

"The Great Pipeline Face-Off," by Art Patnaude, WSJ, June 21, 2013

"For Obama Ex-aides, It's Time to Cash In," by J. Eilperin and T. Hamburger, The Washington Post, May 30, 2013

"Iran Threatens Azerbaijan," by Alexandros Petersen, The National Interest, April 29, 2013

"A Trip Into Baku's 12th-Century Old City," Photogallery from RFE/RL, April 26, 2013

"Airmiles Andy is Back at the Despot's Table," by Nick Craven and Will Stewart, The Daily Mail, April 13, 2013

"News by and for the Authorities," by Christopher Walker and Robert Orttung, The New York Times, April 5, 2013

"Leaks Reveal Secrets of the Rich Who Hide Cash Offshore," by David Leigh, The Guardian, April 3, 2013

"EU's Problem Neighbors," by Rikard Jozwiak, RFE/RL, March 20, 2013

"Editor of Azerbaijan's Independent Newspaper Sentenced to 9 Years In Jail," The Washington Post, March 12, 2013

"Azerbaijan Police Use Rubber Bullets to Break Up Protest in Baku," The Washington Post, March 10, 2013

"As International Scrutiny Fades, Azerbaijan Scrambles to Silence Critics," by Rebecca Vincent, AlJazeera, March 6, 2013

"The Land of No Anti-Semitism," by Anshel Pleffer, Haaretz, March 1, 2013

"Azerbaijan is Rich. Now It Wants to be Famous," by Peter Savodnik, The New York Times, Feb. 8, 2013

"Novella's Sympathetic Portreyal of Armenians Causes Uproar in Azerbaijan," by Shahla Sultanova, The NY Times, Feb. 1, 2013

"On a Second Thought..." by Henry Grabar, The Atlantic Cities, Jan. 30, 2013

"Mexico: Statue of Ex-Leader of Azerbaijan Removed," The NY Times, Jan. 26, 2013

"Officials in Azerbaijan Claim to Restore Order to Rioting City," by Andrew Roth and Shahla Sultanova, The NY Times, Jan. 25, 2013

"Mexico to Remove Controversial Statue to Former Azerbaijani President," The Washington Post, Jan. 23, 2013

"Tough Year Looms for Azerbaijan," by Ilan Greenberg, The National Interest, Jan 18, 2013

"Hundreds Gather in Baku in Social-Media Organized Protest," The Washington Post, Jan. 12, 2013

"This Should Have Been the Year..." by Helen Goodman, The Huffington Post, Dec. 20, 2012

"Despite Migration, Azerbaijani Village Life Goes On," RFE/RL, Dec. 6, 2012

"My Experience with Lax Embassy Security," by Matthew Bryza, The Wall Street Journal, Dec. 3, 2012

"Is Russia Running a Secret Supply Route to Arm Syria's Assad?" by Simon Shuster, Time, Nov. 29, 2012

"Filthy Rich: Britain's Favourite Dictatorship..." by Will Stewart, The Daily Mail, Nov. 24, 2012

"The Internet is Not Free in Azerbaijan," by Emin Milli, The Independent, Nov. 6, 2012

"The Prince, the Brutal Dictator and a Friendship He Just Won't Give Up," by Tom Peck, The Independent, Nov. 1, 2012

"Prine Andrew Continues to Take a Close Interest in Azerbaijan," by Tim Walker, The Telegraph, Oct. 31, 2012

"Azerbaijan: The wrong kind of model," by Howard Eissenstat, The Washington Post, Oct. 19, 2012

"Tiny Azerbaijan Unleashes Pop-Power Against Iran's Mullahs," by Joby Warrick, The Washington Post, Oct. 14, 2012

"Is BP on Borrowed Time in Azerbaijan?" By Matthew Hulbert, Forbes, Oct. 10, 2012

"Azerbaijan's Biggest Export: Heydar Aliyev," RFE/RL, Oct. 3, 2012

"Mexico Row Over Heydar Aliyev's Statue," by Will Grant, BBC, Oct. 2, 2012

"Azerbaijani Government Defends Aliyev Monument in Mexico," The Seattle Times, Oct, 2, 2012

"Aliyev Monument in Mexico Puzzles Mexicans," by Mark Stevenson, The Huffington Post, Oct. 1, 2012

"Two Steps Backwards in the Caucasus," by Peter Rutland, The New York Times, Sept. 10, 2012

"State Dep't Disputes That U.S. Envoy Bowed Before Statue of Dictator," by Patrick Goodenough, CNS News, Sept. 5, 2012

"Corruptistan," by Katherin Machalek, Foreign Policy, Sept. 4, 2012

"Embassy Row," by James Morrison, The Washington Times, Sept. 4, 2012

"U.S. Envoy to Baku Takes a Bow," RFE/RL, Sept. 4, 2012

"Applause for Hungary," The Balkan Chronicle, Sept. 1, 2012

"Azerbaijani Officer Serving Life for Murder in Hungary is Freed When Sent Home," The Washington Post, Aug. 31, 2012

"Josephine and the Dictator," The Irish Independent, August 26, 2012

"Putting Azerbaijan on the investment map," by Fiona Rintoul, Financial Times, August 19, 2012

"Big in Baku," Joshua Levine, The New York Times, August 15, 2012

"Iran accused of ignoring deadly earthquakes," by Robert Tait, The Telegraph, August 14, 2012

"Olympic Fix? Azerbaijan's Boxing Scandal," The New Yorker, Aug. 2, 2012

"Olympic Boxing Ref Expelled As Bribe Allegations Emerge," New York Post, Aug. 2, 2012

"Man jailed for Azerbaijan arms deal," The Independent, July 21, 2012

"Jailed Azerbaijan Islamist Dies In Prison Hospital," Chicago Tribune, July 12, 2012

"BP is Dragged into SFO 'Bribery' Investigation," by J. Russel and E. Gosden, The Telegraph, July 8, 2012

"Sex and Blackmail in Azerbaijan," Al Jazeera, July 2, 2012

"Matthew Bryza Responds to Oil Job Controversy," by Joshua Hersh, The Huffington Post, June 19, 2012

"Azeri Opposition Incensed by Ex-Ambassador's New Oil Industry Job," by Joshua Hersh, The Huffington Post, June 8, 2012

"Amid Clashes, Talk of War Stirs in Azerbaijan," by Joe Parkinson, WSJ, June 6, 2012

"Iran and Azerbaijan Find Less to Agree On," by David M. Herszenhorn, The New York Times, June 5, 2012

Azerbajani Ambassador to U.S. Discusses Eurovision, The Washington Post, June 3, 2012

"A Belligerent Eurovision Night..." by Mark Lawson, The Guardian, May 27, 2012

"Azerbaijan and Eurovision. Null Points," The Economist, May 26, 2012

"Eurovision and Forced Evictions," by Giorgi Gogia, The Independent, May 26, 2012

"Protesters Bundled Away on Eve of Eurovision," by Shaun Walker, The Independent, May 26, 2012

"Why Eurovision Should Not Be Held in Azerbaijan," by Maran Turner, CNN, May 25, 2012

"Behind Baku's Bling," by Haley Sweetland Edwards, The New York Times, May 24, 2012

"With Eurovision Comes Scrutiny," by David M. Herszenhorn, The New York Times, May 23, 2012

"Gentle Art of Protest," The Economist, May 19, 2012

"Tortured Singer Flees Azerbaijan Days Before Eurovision," by Miriam Elder, The Guardian, May 18, 2012

"Baku Pins Hopes on Eurovision to Boost Image," The Irish Times, May 12, 2012

"Greetings From Azerbaijan," by Charlotte Eagar, The Daily Mail, May 12, 2012

"Eurovision Organizer Defends Azerbaijan Song Contest," Spiegel Online, May 10, 2012

"President's Family Benefits from Eurovision Hall," by Khadija Ismayilova, OCCRP, RFE/RL, May 7, 2012

"Where a Glitzy Pop Contest Takes Priority Over Rights," by Judy Dempsey, The New York Times, Apr. 27, 2012

"Israel's New Ties to Israel Worry Neiboring Iran," by Sheera Frankel, Herald Online, Apr. 25, 2012

"In Eurovision Spending, Azerbaijan is a Clear Winner," by Shahla Sultanova, Transitions Online, Apr. 20, 2012

"Reporter in Azerbaijan Beaten After Filmin Dispute," by Ellen Barry, The New York Times, April 18, 2012

"Azerbaijani Film Festival Canceled in Armenia After Protests," RFE/RL, April 13, 2012

"Israel and Azerbaijan: Unlikely Allies?" The Guardian, March 29, 2012

"Israel's Secret Staging Ground," by Mark Perry, FP, March 28, 2012

"Salacious video defames journalist critical of Azerbaijani government," by Ben Brumfield, CNN, March 20, 2012

"Eurovision: Light Entertainment in a Dark Place," by J. Taylor, R. Hall, The Independent, March 19, 2012

"Azerbaijan arrests Iran-hired armed groups," The Washington Post, March 14, 2012

"Iran Confident Azerbaijan Will Not Allow Attack Through Its Territory," The Washington Post, March 12, 2012

"Human Rights Abuses Spark Demands to Boycott Eurovision in Azerbaijan," by Tracy McVeigh, The Guardian, March 10, 2012

"Can Engelbert Humperdinck Free Azerbaijan?" The Economist, March 2, 2012

"Azerbaijan's Leaders Yield After a Rare Public Protest," by Andrew E. Kramer, The New York Times, March 2, 2012

"Uneasy Calm after Unrest in Quba," RFE/RL, March 1, 2012

"Azerbaijan to Reform Military Conscription," RFE/RL, Feb. 21, 2011

"Spy vs. Spy," by Sheera Frenkel, London Times, Feb. 11, 2012

"Israel's Front-line in the South Caucasus," by Tim Judah, The Jewish Chronicle Online, Feb. 6, 2012

"Azerbaijan Still Refuses Visa to CE Official," RFE/RL, Jan. 19, 2012

"Cyberspat Between Baku and Tehran," RFE/RL, Jan. 17, 2012

"New Opposition Alliance Established in Azerbaijan," RFE/RL, Jan. 13, 2012

"A Dictator's Dream," by Ralf Neukrich, Der Spiegel, Jan. 4, 2012

"Special Interests Blocking National Interest," by Fred Hiatt, The Washington Post, Dec. 18, 2011

"Azerbaijani Oil Workers Clash With Residents Over Home Demolition," RFE/RL, Dec. 15, 2011

"Does Rasul Guliyev Fancy Himself As Azerbaijan's Bidzina Ivanishvili?" RFE/RL, Dec. 8, 2011

"Former Azerbaijani Official Makes Comeback With Resistance Movement," RFE/RL, Dec. 7, 2011

"Azerbaijan Plants Flag In DC Lobbying Scene," by Kevin Bogardus, The Hill, Dec. 6, 2011

"Family of Nakhchivan Man Found Dead Claim Torture," RFE/RL, Dec. 1, 2011

"The Deafening Silence on a Good Man's Death," by Nick Cohen, The Guardian, Nov. 26, 2011

"Cameron's Favourite Pollsters Hand Dictator 96% Aproval Rating," by Oliver Wright, The Independent, Nov. 24, 2011

"Slain Azerbaijani Writer Buried," RFE/RL, November 24, 2011

"Azerbaijani Journalist Critical of Iran's Regime, Islamism, Dies Following Stabbing," The Washington Post, Nov. 23, 2011

"Azerbaijan: How to Spend It," The Economist, November 12, 2011

"The lobbyists with a pass to roam the corridors of power," by J. Ball and R. Syal, The Guardian, Nov. 8, 2011

"Azerbaijani Academic Demoted for Comments," RFE/RL, Nov. 7, 2011

"Dictators Get the Deaths They Deserve," by Simon S. Montefiore, The New York Times, Oct. 26, 2011

"Azerbaijani-Turkish Gas Deal Opens Southern Corridor," by Bruce Pannier, RFE/RL, Oct. 26, 2011

"Azerbaijan Gets UN Security Council Seat," The Washington Post, Oct. 24, 2011

"Azerbaijan's Free Speech is a PR Myth," by Mary Fitzgerald, The Guardian, Oct. 21, 2011

"Tory MP On Intelligence Committee Is Paid By Azerbaijan Lobby Group," by R. Syal and S. Hughes, The Guardian, Oct. 5, 2011

"Azerbaijan Paid $9 Million for London 2012 Olympic Boxing Golds," by Owen Gibson, The Guardian, Sep. 22, 2011

"Armenia Parades Military Might," by Emil Danielyan, Azatutyun, Sep. 21, 2011

"Azerbaijani Journalists Refused Meetings in Nakhchivan," RFE/RL, Sep. 13, 2011

"Azerbaijani Cabinet Minister Smuggled 110 Pounds of Lamb Meat into Israel," Huffington Post, September 8, 2011

"RFE/RL Azerbaijani Reporter Deported From Nakhchivan," RFE/RL, Sep. 2, 2011

"Protests In Iran over Disappearing Lake," by Robert Mackey, The New York Times, Aug. 30, 2011

"Military Aid For Neighbors of Libya," by Lolita C. Baldor, The Boston Globe, August 30, 2011

"Imagine a World Without Dictators," by William J. Dobson, The Washington Post, Aug. 26, 2011

Interview With Boris Nemtsov On August 1991 Putsch, RFE/RL, Aug. 19, 2011

"Iran, Azerbaijan, and Turkey: Zero Problems?" by Robert Tait, RFE/RL, Aug. 18, 2011

"Will Pop Music Delay Azerbaijani-Armenian War," by Jeff Burbank, Huffington Post, Aug. 17, 2011

"Offices of Activist Bulldozed In Azerbaijan," by Ellen Barry, The New York Times, Aug. 12, 2011

"HRW Condemns Azerbaijani Authorities Destruction of Activist Hub," The Washington Post, Aug. 12, 2011

"Middle-Class Families Face Evictions In Azerbaijan," by Amanda Erickson, The New York Times, Aug. 10, 2011

"Azerbaijan-Turkey: Is the 'Brotherhood' Mentality Becoming Archaic?" by Alakbar Raufoglu, SE Times, Aug. 8, 2011

"Azerbaijan: Speed Without System," by Thomas De Waal, OpenDemocracy.net, July 29, 2011

"Tony Adams Still Relishing His Azerbaijan Adventure," by David Hytner, Guardian, July 23, 2011

"Azerbaijani President's Daughters Tied to Fast-Rising Telecoms Firm," by Khadija Ismayilova, June 27, 2011

"Armenia, Azerbaijan Fail to Resolve Enclave Dispute," by Marc Champion, WSJ, June 25, 2011

"Azerbaijan and Armenia Fail to End Enclave Dispute," by Ellen Barry, The New York Times, June 24, 2011

"Emin Milli Punishment Is a Message," by Ellen Barry, The New York Times, June 24, 2011

"Peace for Our Time In Nagorno-Karabakh," by Thomas De Waal, The Moscow Times, June 24, 2011

"A Moment for Peace In South Caucasus," by Sabine Freizer, The New York Times, June 23, 2011

"Azerbaijan Wavers Between East and West," by David Mdznarishvili, The Washington Post, June 13, 2011

"Lots of Energy In Azerbaijan," by Alessandro Torello, WSJ, June 8, 2011

"Azerbaijani Bank Identified As Major Spam Facilitator," by Nikola Krastev, RFE/RL, June 8, 2011

"Azerbaijan Removes Statue of Mubarak," RFE/RL, June 8, 2011

"Baku Dips Into Oil Funds to Douse Discontent," The Moscow Times, June 7, 2011

"Azeri President In The Hot Seat," by Daniel Lansberg-Rodriguez, RFE/RL, June 5, 2011

"Azerbaijan and Armenia Dispute Heats Up," by Ellen Barry, The New York Times, May 31, 2011

"Azerbaijan Frees Journalist After Years of World Pressure," by Kathy Lally, The Washington Post, May 31, 2011

"Azerbaijan Urged to Free Political Prisoners Ahead of Eurovision," RFE/RL, May 27, 2011

"The Magazine Which Almost Changed the World," by Elizabeth Minkel, The New Yorker, May 26, 2011

"Jailed Azerbaijani Journalist Released After 4 Years In Prison," RFE/RL, May 26, 2011

Response to Fakhraddin Gurbanov, By Aslan Amani, The Guardian, May 21, 2011

Response to Aslan Amani's article, by Fakhraddin Gurbanov, Azeri Ambassador to UK, The Guardian, May 20, 2011

"Azerbaijani Facebook Campaigner Jailed for 2 Years," RFE/RL, May 18, 2011

"Eurovision Can Transform Azerbaijan," By Aslan Amani, The Guardian, May 17, 2011

"European Parliament Slams Azerbaijan On Rights," by Rikard Jozwiak, RFE/RL, May 12, 2011

"Blocked In Baku," The Economist, May 3, 2011

"Hello, Conflict of Interest," by Joshua Foust, Registan.net, Apr. 30, 2011

"RFE/RL On the Wrong Side," by Xandra Kayden, The Washington Times, Apr. 27, 2011

"Azerbaijani Opposition Party's Offices Raided," RFE/RL, April 27, 2011

"Azerbaijan Cracks Down Hard On Protests," by Damien McGuinnes, BBC News, April 24, 2011

"Getting Juicy With Azerbaijan," by Solomon Hughes, The Morning Star, April 20, 2011

"Aliyev's Balancing Act..." by David Blair, FT, April 18, 2011

"Little Azeri Girl..." by Grant Podelco, RFE/RL, April 18, 2011

"Azerbaijan: Young Girl Held In Demo Crackdown," Sky News, April 18, 2011

"Opposition In Azerbaijan Vows to Step Up Protests," by Michael Schwirtz, NY Times, April 4, 2011

"Azerbaijan: More Than 200 Protesters Arrested," by Haley S. Edwards, LA Times, April 2, 2011

"Police in Azerbaijan Arrests Dozens," The Washington Post, April 2, 2011

"Azerbaijan Criticized for Crackdown On Opposition Ahead of Rally," RFE/RL, April 1, 2011

"Dispatches: BP In Deep Water," Channel 4, March 28, 2011

"Azerbaijan Spends $3 Million for Heydar Aliyev's Statue In Belgrade," RFE/RL, March 25, 2011

"Anonymous to Release Documents Showing Virtual Armies Used to Identify Dissidents," by Parmy Olson, Forbes Magazine, March 16, 2011

"Andrew Gives Azerbaijan Seal of Approval," by David Blair, Financial Times, March 14, 2011

"Azerbaijani Protesters Are Arrested," by Ellen Barry, The New York Times, March 12, 2011

"Is Azerbaijan Ready for Revolution?" by A. Kazimova and D. Sindelar, RFE/RL, March 11, 2011

"Youth Protests In Azerbaijan," RFE/RL, March 11, 2011

"The Duke and the Despot," by Daniel Martin, The Daily Mail, March 9, 2011

"Azeri Journalist's Murder Unsolved," by Ali Novruzov, RFE/RL, March 2, 2011

"When Strongmen Become Straw Men," By Christopher Dickey, Newsweek, Feb. 27, 2011

"Azerbaijani Anti-corruption Campaign..." by Ali Novruzov, RFE/RL, Feb. 22, 2011

"Looking Dictators In the Pocketbook," by Tom Malinowski, The Washington Post, Feb. 19, 2011

"Azerbaijan Has a Long Way to Democracy," by Mitchell Polman, The Washington Post, Feb. 16, 2011

"How Russia and China See the Egyptian Revolution," by Fiona Hill, FP, Feb. 15, 2011

"Azeri Opposition, Emboldened by Egypt..." by Henry Meyer, Bloomberg, Feb. 15, 2011

"Azerbaijan is Committed to Democracy," by Yashar Aliyev, The Washington Post, Feb. 14, 2011

"Azerbaijan: Egypt-inspired Protests," by Haley S. Edwards, LA Times, Feb. 10, 2011

"Azerbaijan: Egypt Events Linked to Youth Activist Arrest," by Khadija Ismayilova, Eurosianet.org, Feb. 8, 2011

"Mr. U.S. Ambassador to Baku: They're Arresting Our Youth," by Ali Novruzov, RFE/RL, Feb. 8, 2011

"Obama Needs a Freedom Agenda He Can Believe In," by Fred Hiatt, The Washington Post, Feb. 7, 2011

"Cairo Unrest Spurring Anti-Graft Effort in Baku," by Khadija Ismayilova, Eurasianet.org, Feb. 7, 2011

"Their Own Private Egypt: Could Azerbaijan or Central Asia Be Next?" by F. Najbullah and D. Sindelar, RFE/RL, Feb. 3, 2011

"Who Else is Taking Cues From Egypt?" by Joshua Keating, FP, Feb. 1, 2011

"Azerbaijan: Protests In Egypt Are Reverberating In Baku," by Khadija Ismayilova, Eurasianet.org, Jan. 31, 2011

"The EU Is Tough On Minsk, But Easy On Baku," by Gorkhmaz Asgarov, RFE/RL, Jan. 19, 2011

"U.S. and Azerbaijan: Best Friends With Dirty Faces," by Grant Podelco, RFE/RL, Jan. 5, 2011

"Azerbaijan: Feud Over Ban on Islamic Head Scarves Fuels Fears of Iranian Meddling," by Alexandra Sandels, LA Times, Dec. 30, 2010

"White House Recess-Appoints Envoys to Turkey, Syria, Baku, Prague," by Laura Rozen, Politico, Dec. 29, 2010

"Azerbaijan Needs Bipartisan Support," by Peter Van Praagh, The Washington Post, Dec. 26, 2010

"Azerbaijan: WikiLeaks Depicts the Lifestyles of Baku's Rich and Powerful," by Haley S. Edwards, LA Times, Dec. 25, 2010

"Sale of Azeri Gas Will Test Europe's Pipeline Strategy," by Alessandro Torello, WSJ, Dec. 24, 2010

"Hijab Debate In Azerbaijan," by Arife Kazimova and Nushabe Fatullayeva, RFE/RL, Dec. 23, 2010

"The US Befriends Azerbaijan's Corrupt Elite," by Peter Schmitz, Spiegel, Dec. 12, 2010

"WikiLeaks Cable Sticks the Knife Into Azerbaijan's First Lady," by Luke Harding, The Guardian, Dec. 12, 2010

"Mysterious Second Sentence for Azeri Journalist," by Khadija Ismayilova, Eurasianet.org, Dec. 10, 2010

"Azerbaijani Minister Trying to Ape Abramovich," Guardian, Dec. 6, 2010

"Azerbaijan Backtracks in Ukranian Organ Transplant Investigation," Eurasianet.org, Dec. 3, 2010

"Wikileaks Insight on Ilham Aliyev: Is He Michael or Sony Corleone?" NY Times, Dec. 1, 2010

"Rights Activists Urge CE Action on Fatullayev's Release," RFE/RL, Nov. 30, 2010

"Wikileaks Fallout: Reactions from Saudi Arabia, Azerbaijan," Foxnews, Nov. 30, 2010

"Tajikistan: A High-Flying Flag," the New York Times, Nov. 24, 2010

"Tajikistan Aims to Capture Tallest Flagpole Record," by Tom Parfitt, Guardian, Nov. 24, 2010

"Tajikistan Takes Flag Pole War to New Heights," by Richard Orange, the Telegraph Daily, Nov. 24, 2010

"Second Azerbaijani 'Donkey Blogger' Freed," by Clare Bigg, RFE/RL, Nov. 19, 2010

"Azerbaijan-Blogger Is Released Early," by Ellen Barry, NY Times, Nov. 18, 2010

"One 'Donkey Blogger' Freed" by Maarif Akberli, Clair Bigg, RFE/RL, Nov. 18, 2010

"European Court Ruling Favors Former Azerbaijani Officials," RFE/RL, Nov. 10, 2010

"Official: Azeri Ruling Party Set to Win Vote," by Aida Sultanova, Washington Post, Nov. 8, 2010

"No Surprises At Azerbaijan's Parliamentary Elections," by Clair Nuttal, Business New Europe, Nov. 8, 2010

"Election Violations Reported In Azerbaijan," by Antoine Blua, RFE/RL, Jan. 7, 2010

"Azerbaijan Votes For New Parliament," BBC News, Nov. 7, 2010

"Avoiding the Next War in the South Caucasus," by Borut Grgic, WSJ, Nov. 4, 2010

"Six Things You Need to Know About Azerbaijan's Elections," by Gorkhmaz Askarov, RFE/RL, Nov. 4, 2010

"Old World but Oil Rich In Azerbaijan," by Kathleen Kingsbury, NY Times, October 27, 2010

"Azerbaijani State TV Airs Sex Video of Opposition Editor," RFE/RL, October 26, 2010

"From Cotswolds to Azerbaijan," by Malcolm Folley, The Daily Mail, October 18, 2010

"Azerbaijan Scraps Airport Visa Service," Eurasianet.org, October 15, 2010

"U.S. Authorities Charge Armenian-Americans In $100 Million Fraud Case," RFE/RL, Oct. 14, 2010

"America: Once Engaged, Now Ready to Lead," by Robert Kagan, Washington Post, Oct. 1, 2010

"Azerbaijan Won't Recognize Harvard Graduate's Diploma," by Anna Zamejc, RFE/RL, Oct. 1, 2010

"Azerbaijan needs to demonstrate it is a close ally of the West," by Con Coughlin, Telegraph Daily, Sep. 28, 2010

"Obama, Aliyev Meet In New York..." by Heather Maher, RFE/RL, Sep. 24, 2010

"Families of Jailed Azeri Bloggers Appeal to Obama," by Matt Robinson, The New York Times, Sep. 23, 2010

"Barbara Boxer (D., Armenia). The Democrat Trashes an Obama Nominee," WSJ, Sep. 20, 2010

"America's Silence Makes Us Complicit In Russia's Crimes," by David J. Kramer, Washington Post, Sep. 20, 2010

"Call Off the Great Game," by Thomas De Waal, Foreign Policy Magazine, Sep. 13, 2010

"Bryza Is a Champion of Democracy," Lorne W. Craner, Washington Times, Sep. 7, 2010

"Is Armenia Russia's Partner or Pawn?" by Richard Giragosian, RFE/RL, Sept. 3, 2010

"Azeri Defense Ministry Rejects 'Laughable' Armenian Statement," RFE/RL, Aug. 27, 2010

"In One Azeri Village Carrying Water is Women's Work," by Saadat Akifgizi, RFE/RL, Aug. 27, 2010

"Armenia Warns Azerbaijan Over New UN Resolution," RFE/RL, Aug. 26, 2010

"Armenian Group Responds to Burns OpEd," by Mark Tapscott, The Washington Examiner, August 25, 2010,

"Senator Conrad Burns Supports Matthew Brayza's Nomination," The Washington Examiner, August 23, 2010

"Ex-Soviet Leaders Gather In Yerevan," RFE/RL, Aug. 20, 2010

"Deal Signed on Russian Military Base In Armenia," RFE/RL, Aug. 20, 2010

"Big Problems In Baku, And the Man to Deal With Them," by David Kramer, Foreign Policy, Aug. 17, 2010

"Aliyev's Azerbajani Empire Grows...," by Ulviyye Asadzade and Khadija Ismailova, RFE/RL, Aug. 13, 2010

"Azerbaijani Plane Crew Criticized Over Evacuation Delay," RFE/RL, Aug. 12, 2010

"Julliard & Le Coz: Emissary Entanglements," Washington Times, August 11, 2010

"Georgia Needs U.S. Help," by John McCain, Washington Post, August 8, 2010

"Senate Panel Delays Nominee for U.S. Ambassador to Azerbaijan," by Richard Solash, RFE/RL, August 4, 2010

"Amazing Azerbaijan," by Dom Joly, Mailonline, July 25, 2010

"Russia's Empty Empire," The Economist, July 24, 2010

"Propaganda On Demand," by Corey Pein, Santa Fe Reporter, July 14, 2010

"Azerbaijan's Donkey Bloggers Are Just the Beginning," by Luke Alnutt, RFE/RL, July 8, 2010

"US Slams Azerbaijan Over Jailed Journalist," World News Australia, July 8, 2010

"Hillary Clinton Mends Fences In Central Europe and Caucasus," Washington Post, July 7, 2010

"Jailed Azerbaijani Editor Convicted On New Charges." Washington Post, July 6, 2010

"U.S. Tries to Calm Georgia's Fears," by Mary Beth Sheridan, Washington Post, July 6, 2010

"Clinton Presses Azerbaijan for Nagorno Karabakh," RFE/RL, July 5, 2010

"Clinton Visits Authoritarian Ruler in Azerbaijan," Dallas News, July 5, 2010

"Clinton Reassured Azerbaijan," Boston Globe, July 5, 2010

"Clinton Walks Tightrope On Democracy In Azerbaijan," by Mary Beth Sheridan, Washington Post, July 5, 2010

"How to Prevent Another War In South Caucasus," by Ronald Asmus, Washington Post, July 3, 2010

"Clinton On E. Europe, Caucasus Tour," by Heather Maher, RFE/RL, July 1, 2010

"How to Deal With Azerbaijan?" articles of Amanda Paul and Gorkhmaz Asgarov, GMF "On Wider Europe," June 2010

"Why is Azerbaijan Still a Member of Council of Europe?" by Afua Hirsch, The Guardian, June 29, 2010

"Heydargate Emails Revealed," by Corey Pein, Santa Fe Reporter, June 24, 2010

"Taking Dictation," by Corey Pein, Santa Fe Reporter, June 23, 2010

"Medvedev Convenes Third Meeting of Armenian, Azerbaijani Presidents," RFE/RL, June 18, 2010

"Huffington Post Allows Lobbyist to Take Dictator Out For Spin on its Site," by Ken Silverstein, Harper's Magazine, June 15, 2010

"Azerbaijan Adopts Military Doctrine," RFE/RL, June 9, 2010

"Azerbaijan Belongs On Obama's List of Violators of Press Freedom," by Elmar Chakhtakhtinski, June 8, 2010

"Turkey, Azerbaijan Agree On Gas Shipments," by Selcan Hacaoglu, WP, June 7, 2010

"Gates Brings Reassurances to Azerbaijan Leader," by Craig Whitlog, Washington Post, June 7, 2010

"Gates Courts Put-Out Azerbaijan," by Anne Gearan, June 6, 2010

"Germany Wins 2010 Eurovision Song Contest," Washington Post, May 29, 2010

"Obama Administration Gets Tough on Business Corrption Oversees," by Mark Brzezinski, WP, May 28, 2010

"Avoiding Olympic Mess," by Kurt Volker, Washington Post, May 25, 2010

"The Act of Extreme Desperation," by Jonathan Heawood, The Independent, May 24, 2010

"Nagorno-Karabakh's Fragile Stalemate," by Anna Matveeva, The Guardian, May 17, 2010

"U.S. Abandoning Russia's Neighbors," by David Kramer, Washington Post, May 15, 2010

"Tony Adams, a Mysterious Tycoon and Their Grand Plan for Azerbaijan," by Shaun Walker, The Independent, May 12, 2010

"Norwegian Filmmaker Leaves Azerbaijan With Less Than He Came In With," Grant Podelco, RFE/RL, May 7, 2010

"Will Obama Support Democracy In Kyrgyzstan?" by Kathleen Collins, Christian Science Monitor, May 3, 2010

"Europe Must Defend Free Expression," by Thorbjorn Jagland, Guardian, May 3, 2010

"Police In Azerbaijan Detain Dozens Marking Massacre," Washington Post, April 30, 2010

"Hillary Clinton Urged to Ban Russian Officials," by Tony Halpin, The Times, April 27, 2010

"Excluding Azerbaijan Can't Bring Stability to the South Caucasus," by Novruz Mammadov, RFE/RL, April 21, 2010

"Azebaijan Puts Off Joint Military Drills With US," Washington Post, April 20, 2010

"At Nuclear Summit, Obama Snubs An Ally," by Jackson Diehl, Washington Post, April 13, 2010

"Response of Azeri Ambassador to U.S. to Ali Karimli's Op-Ed," Washington Post, April 5, 2010

"Blast Derails Russian Freight Train," Washington Post, April 4, 2010

"Will the U.S. Stand Up for Democracy in Azerbaijan?" by Ali Karimli, Washington Post, April 2, 2010

"Azerbaijani Media Campaigner Wins Prize In London," RFE/RL, March 26, 2010

"Azerbaijani FM Discloses Details of Madrid Principles," RFE/RL, March 15, 2010

"Azerbaijan's Unsinkable General," by David Giragosian and Liz Fuller, March 14, 2010

"Baku Support for US 'Genocide' Measure Questioned," by Fulya Ozerkan, Hurriyyat, March 8, 2010

"Azeri President's 11-year-old Son Owns Dubai Mansions," The Times, March 6, 2010

"Azeri President's Son Owns Luxury Dubai Property," by Andrew Hough, the Telegraph Daily, March 5, 2010

"If These Mansions Could Talk..." by Andrew Higgins, WP, March 5, 2010

"First Lady of Azerbaijan Receives Prestigious French Award," RFE/RL, Feb. 17, 2010

"He Asked for a Blessing Before He Died," Babek Bekir, RFE/RL, Feb 2, 2010

"Turkey-Armenia Pact Hits Snags," WSJ, Jan.27, 2010

"Bahamas Rejects US Extradition Bid for Victor Kozeny," ABC News, Jan. 27, 2010

"Did the World Get What it Wanted?" RFE/RL, Jan. 20, 2010

"U.S., Norwegian Officials Kept From Azerbaijani Village," RFE/RL, Jan. 13, 2010

"The Middle Class..." by Charles Recknagel, RFE/RL, Jan. 12, 2010

"Dynasty In North Africa," by Wolfram Lacher, Guardian, Jan. 4, 2010

"Low Turnout and Alleged Violations Mar Azerbaijani Local Elections," RFE/RL, January 4, 2010

"Azerbaijan: Webcams Used for "Transparent" Municipal Elections," by Mina Muradova, Eurasianet, Dec. 23, 2009

"Blogger's Appeal Conviction as Europe Slams Baku on Media Rights," by Jessica Powley Hayden, Eurasianet, Dec. 22, 2009

"Arms Siezed In Thailand Were Iran-Bound," by D. Michaels and M. Coker, WSJ, Dec. 21, 2009

"Azerbaijan is not America's Friend," by Aslan Amani, Washington Times, Dec. 19, 2009

"EU Parliament Puts Spotlight on Azerbaijan," RFE/RL, Dec. 16, 2009

"Turkey Has No Ottoman Nostalgia," by Suat Kiniklioglu, The Daily Star, Dec. 14, 2009

"Russia Halts Gas to Armenia," Straits Times, Dec. 14, 2009

"Blair Told by Azeri Victims: Give Your Speaker Fee to Charity," by Nick Meo and Robert Mendick, Telegraph Daily, Dec. 13, 2009

"Blair is Paid Thousands of Pounds in Azerbaijan," the Independent, Dec. 6, 2009

"Azeri Artists Take the World," by Emma Chrichton-Miller, NY Times, November 27,2009

"Jail Time for Azerbaijani Critics," by Brian Whitmore and Anna Zamejc, RFE/RL, Nov. 12, 2009

"Bourke Sentence to One Year In Azerbaijan Bribery Case," by Chad Bray, WSJ, Nov. 11, 2009

"Too Busy Talking Oil to Talk Freedom," by Solomon Hughes, Morning Star, Nov. 5, 2009

"The New Turkish Lexicon," by Ian O. Lesser, GMF, Nov. 3, 2009

"New-Ottomanism. Historical Legacies and Turkish Foreign Policy," by Nora Fisher Onar, GMF, Nov. 3, 2009

"Azeris Speak Out On Mosque Closures," BBC, Nov. 3 , 2009

"Azerbaijan, Turkey Patch Up Ties After Flag Controversy," by Enes Cansever, Zaman, Oct. 29, 2009

"Azerbaijan Could Scuttle Nabucco," by Brian Whitmore, RFE/RL, Oct. 19, 2009

"Clinton's Cellphone Diplomacy," AFP, Breibart, Oct. 12, 2009

"Turkey: Armenia Must Pull Out of Nagorno-Karabakh," by Susan Fraser, Washington Post, Oct. 11, 2009

"Clinton Basks in Diplomatic Victory," by Matthew Lee, Washington Post, Oct. 10, 2009

Karabakh Radio's Peace Mission, IPWR, Oct. 9, 2009

"Russia's Problems On CIS's Southern Flank," by Bruce Pannier, RFE/RL, Oct. 9, 2009

"Armenian President Says Karabakh Peace Deal Still Off," RFE/RL, Oct. 6, 2009

"Story of a Father and Son," Frontline Club, Sep 28, 2009

"Missile Defense: Thinking Through Turkish Stakes," by Dr. Ian O. Lesser, GMF, Sep. 28, 2009

"Russia Deploys Coast Guard to Rebel Georgian Region," RFE/RL, Sep. 21, 2009

"Thaw In Armenian-Turkish Relations," by Matthew Collin, Al Jazeera.net, Sep 17, 2009

"Turkmen Plans to build Naval Base Revive Caspian Debate," by Kulpash Konyrova, New Europe, Sep 13, 2009

"Hanging On," Christopher Walker, NY Times, Sep 10, 2009

"Donkey Bloggers," BBC World Service, Sep 9, 2009

"Trial Of Azerbaijani Bloggers Opens In Baku," RFE/RL, Sep 4, 2009

"Azeribaijani Minister Criticizes RFE/RL Over Eurovision Story," RFE/RL, Sep 4, 2009

"Talking Donkeys, Ramadan With Barack," by Lisa Margonelli,, the Atlantic, Sep 2, 2009

"Karabakh Peace Process Must Be Fully Inclusive", by Javid Huseynov, RFE/RL, Sep 1, 2009

"Turkey and Armenia: Soccer Diplomacy Shifting," by Amberin Zaman, GMF, August 31, 2009

"Protesters Support Hajizada," by Kimberly Leonard, The Collegian, August 28, 2009

"Azerbaijan Authorities Interrogate Music Fans In Eurovision Probe," by Sean Michaels, Guardian, Aug. 18, 2009

"Prince William Hopes to Strike Black Gold In Azerbaijan," by Richard Eden, Telegraph Daily, Aug. 15, 2009

"U.S. to Resume Training Georgian Troops," by Thom Shanker, NY Times, August 13, 2009

"Carpet Fit For President's Palace," BBC News, August 7, 2009

"No Friends, Only Partners In Pipeline Realpolitik," by Ed Crooks, Financial Times, August 7, 2009

"Putin Wins Turkey;s Approval of South Stream Route," by Charles Recknagel, RFE/RL, August 6, 2009

"Georgia, On the Rebound," by Mikheil Saakashvili, Washington Post, August 6, 2009

"Georgia, Russia Step Back From Fears of New War," by Jim Heintz, AP, August 6, 2009

"Does This Deserve Prison?" by Joshua Rhett Miller, Fox News, August 5, 2009

"Corazon Aquino Legacy is Peaceful Regime Change," by Paul Wolfowitz, WSJ, August 4, 2009

"Can Georgia's Democratic Dream Be Revived," by Brian Whitmore, RFE/RL

"Azebaijan's Steady Descent Into Authoritarianism," by Elmar Chakhtakhtinski, July 30, 2009

"The Bicycle Diaries: Into Azerbaijan," by Douglas Whitehead, Telegraph, July 28, 2009

"Huge Profits Spell Doom For 400 Acre Market," by Andrew E. Kramer, NY Times, July 28, 2009

"Biden Pledges U.S. Support for Georgia," by Megan K. Stack, LA Times, July 24, 2009

"Biden Backs Georgia, but US Won't Supply Arms," by Peter Spiegel, WSJ, July 24, 2009

"Tale of Two Pipelines," by Ian Bancroft, Guardian, July 22, 2009

" 'Death to Russia' Chants In Iran," NY Times, July 20, 2009

"In Azerbaijan, Donkey Suit Provokes Laughs and Arrests," by Ellen Barry, NY Times, July 14, 2009

"Nabucco: How the pipeline can get enough gas," by Ed Crooks, Financial Times, July 13, 2009

"Obama Rewrites the Cold War," by Liz Cheney, WSJ, July 13, 2009

"Azeri Blogger Detained, Oil Major Presses the Case," by Tom Bergin, Reuters, Washington Post, July 12, 2009

"Azerbaijan: Enough Gas For Nabucco and Other Projects," by Selcan Hacaoglu, LA Times, July 10, 2009

"Executive Guilty of Conspiracy In Foreign Bribery Case," NY Times, July 10, 2009

"Trial On Azeri Bribery Case Delivers Verdict In USA," by Grant McCool, Reuters India, July 10, 2009

"Obama Push for Caspian Energy Routes," by Ben Holland, Bloomberg, July 8, 2009

"Bourke Trial on Bribery to Azeri State Officials Continues," by David Glovin, Bloomberg, July 7, 2009

"Don't Abandon Russia's Democrats," by Boris Nemtsov, WSJ, July 7, 2009

"Russia is Back on the Warpath," by Cathy Young, WSJ, July 3, 2009

"Concerns Still Linger In Baku, Despite NGO Vote," by Richard Solash, RFE/RL, July 2, 2009

"Azerbaijani Tempers Flare Over Iran's TV Criticism of Peres's Visit," by Khadija Ismayilova, RFE/RL, July 2, 2009

"Russia Must Re-focus With Post-Imperial Eyes," by Zbigniew Brzezinski, Financial Times, July 1, 2009

"Russia, Azerbaijan Achieves Gas Breakthrough," by Bruce Pannier, RFE/RL, June 30, 2009

"Israeli President's Azerbaijan Trip Breaks New Ground," by Breffni O'rourke, RFE/RL, June 27, 2009

"Ex-Senator Mitchell Testifies In Defense of Firend In Azerbaijan Corruption Trial," by Adam Klasfeld, CNS, June 22, 2009

"360 Degree Diplomacy," by Dr. Mitat Chelikpala, GMF, June 19, 2009

"Russia, Europe Iran: Three Grand Strategic Issues in US-Turkish Relations," by Dr. Ian O. Lesser, GMF, June 19, 2009

"Friend of Azeri Dictator Reportedly To Be Named Ambassador to Baku," by Ken Sliverstein, Harpers Magazine, June 17, 2009

"Aliyev Bribery Scheme" by David Glovin, Bloomberg, June 10, 2009

"Advice for Armenia," by Elnur Aslanov, RFE/RL, June 9, 2009

"Prince Andrew Takes Private Jet To See His Oil-Rich Friends In Azerbaijan," Mail Online, June 7, 2009

"Aliyev Bribery Scheme Hatched in Deputy's Office," by David Glovin, Bloomberg, June 4, 2009

"Turkey and Azerbaijan: Passion, Principle or Pragmatism," by Nigar Goksel, GMF, June 4, 2009

 

"Divining Davutoglu: Turkey's Foreign Policy Under New Leadership," BY Soli Ozel, GMF, June 8, 2009

"Welcome to Pleasure Dome," by Carole Cadwalladr, Guardian newspaper, May 31, 2009

 

"Azerbaijan Seen As New Front In Mideast Conflict," by Sebastian Rotella, LA Times, May 30, 2009

"Prince Andrew's Caspian Adventure," London Evening Standards, May 26, 2009

"Turkey, Armenia, and the Azerbaijan Delay," by David L. Philips, Boston Globe, May 24, 2009

"Azeri Bloggers, Activists Harassed by Police," RFE/RL, May 22, 2009

"Wales Fans Hit By Visa Problems," BBC, May 19, 2009

"Evidence Mounting of New Russian Offensive On Georgia," RFE/RL, May 18, 2009

"Turkey and Armenia: Adjusting Expectations," by Nigar Goksel, GMF, May 18, 2009

"Baku's Flower Children," by Liz Fuller, May 14, 2009

"Prime Minister Erdogan Puts Baku's Armenia Concerns to Rest," Zaman newspaper, May 13, 2009

"New Road Block on the 'Road Map'," Hurriyyet newspaper, May 13, 2009

"A Table for Tyrants," by Vaclav Havel, May 11, 2009

"Baku Police Detain 50 Protesters During Flower Festival," RFE/RL, May 10, 2009

"Armenia Says NATO Support For Azerbaijan Prompted Pullout," RFE/RL, May 8, 2009

"Georgia Ends Mutiny at Army Base," by Isabel Gorst, Financial Times, May 5, 2009

"Lay to Rest Ghosts of War In the Caucasus," by Thomas de Waal, Financial Times, May 4, 2009

"Georgia's Azeri Minority Mistreated," RFE/RL, May 4, 2009

"Gunman Is A Georgian Citizen," RFE/RL, April 30, 2009
"At Least 13 Dead In Azerbaijani Campus Shooting," RFE/RL, April 30, 2009
"13 Dead Including Gunman In Shooting at Azerbaijan Oil Academy," Fox News, April 30, 2009

"Russia Dupes Azerbaijan?" by Sedat Laciner, Journal of Turkish Weekly, April 24, 2009

"Turkey, Armenia in Broad Accord," by Beth Sheridan, Washington Post, April 23, 2009

"Azerbaijan Continues To Eschew Genuine Democracy," by Farid Guliyev, RFE/RL, April 23, 2009

"Russia, Azerbaijan Seek Broader Gas Ties," by Catrina Stewart, Forbes magazine, April 17, 2009

"Turkey and Armenia," by Amberin Zaman, GMF, April 17, 2009

"Azerbaijan's Robust Authoritarianism," by Michael Allen, Democracy Digest, April 15, 2009

"Obama Visit and After," by Dr. Ian Lesser, GMF, April 14, 2009

"Azerbaijani Satirist Released," RFE/RL, April 9, 2009

"Baku Court Annules Journalist's Prison Sentence," RFE/RL, April 9, 2009

"The Crooning Capitalist," by Vladimir Kozlov, Moscow News, April 9, 2009

"EU Needs To Open Energy Accession Chapter With Turkey," Alexandros Petersen, EU Observer, April 6, 2009

"Azerbaijan Expressing Ire At Turkey," Stratfor Global Intelligence, April 6, 2009

"In Turkey Obama Says U.S. Never At War With Islam," by Helene Cooper, NY Times April 6, 2009

"Obama: United States Not At War With Islam," Washington Post, April 6, 2009

"Turkish Expectations On Obama's Visit to Turkey," by Kevin Sullivan, WP, April 5, 2009

"Turkey and Armenia Pave Way For Historic Accords," by Marc Champion, WSJ, April 2, 2009

"Georgian Government Proposes Dialogue to Opposition," RFE/RL, April 1, 2009

"On Azeri Lobby in the US," by Harut Sassounian, the Armenian Weekly, April 1, 2009

"Turkish Municipal Elections: Electorate's Tune-up," by Soli Ozel, GMF, March 31, 2009

"Building Russia-U.S. Bonds," by Dmitry Medvedev, Washington Post, March 31, 2009

"Democracy Advocates Need the US," by L. Alexeeva and G. Shvedov, Washington Post, March 30, 2009

"No Bribes, No Crime," by David Glovin, March 20, 2009

"Turkey and Obama," by Amberin Zaman, GMF, March 20, 2009

"Azerbaijan Vote Sets Stage for Endless Presidency," by Jessica Powley Hayden, Christian Science Monitor, March 19, 2009

"Azerbaijan Scraps Presidential Term Limits," RFE/RL, March 18, 2009

"Azerbaijan - Vote Early and Often," RFE/RL, March 18, 2009

"Azeris Voting To Make Aliyev President For Life," Asia News, March 18, 2009

"Azerbaijan Seeks to Abolish Term Limits for President," by Jessica Powley Hayden, Christian Science Monitor, March 17, 2009

"Obama Wavers On Pledge To Declare Armenian Genocide," by Paul Richter, LA Times, March 17, 2009

"Shaking Down the Turkic Brother?" by Vladimir Socor, Jamestown Foundation, March 16, 2009

"Obama Trip To Turkey," by Scott Wilson, Washington Post, March 8, 2009

"Armenian Currency Free-Falls," by Charles Recknagel, RFE/RL, March 3, 2009

"End of Term Limits. Monarchical Presidencies on the Rise," by Farid Guliyev, Harvard International Review, Feb. 28, 2009

"Quieter Approach To Spreading Democracy Abroad," by Peter Baker, NY Times, Feb. 22, 2009

"NATO Ministers Seek To Keep Doors Open to Ukraine, Georgia," RFE/RL, Feb. 20, 2009

"Baku's Oil Story," by Sarah Marcus, Telegraph Daily, Feb. 18, 2009

"Turkey Beyond Davos," by Soli Ozel, GMF, Feb. 18, 2009

"Turkey After Davos," by Amberin Zaman, GMF, Feb. 13, 209

"Plouffe Speech In Azerbaijan Draws Fire," by Kenneth P. Vogel, Politico, Feb. 12, 2009

"Air Force Chief Assassinated In Baku," by Shahin Abbasov, Eurasianet.org, Feb. 11, 2009

"Obama Campaign Manager Backtracks on Visit to Azerbaijan," RFE/RL, Feb. 10, 2009

"Azeri Media Kept Away From Obama Campaign Manager," RFE/RL, Feb. 9, 2009

"Plouffe To Donate Speaking-Fee To Pro-Democracy Groups," by Glenn R. Simpson, WSJ, February 9, 2009

"White House Comments On Plouffe's Travels," by Ben Smith, Politico, Feb. 9, 2009

"David Plouffe and the Call of Oil," by Ken Silverstein, Harpers Magazine, Feb. 8, 2009

"Obama Confidant Plans To Meet Azerbaijani Leader," by Shankar Vedantam, Washington Post, Feb. 8, 2009

"A Russia Reality Check," by Fred Hiatt, Washington Post, Feb. 8, 2009

"Azerbaijan: From the South Caucasus To the South Pole," by Shahin Abbasov, Eurasianet.org, Feb. 6, 2009

"Do We Understand Turkey?" by Dr. Ian O. Lesser, GMF, February 4, 2009

"Caspian Sea Pipeline Delay Spark Ire in Azerbaijan," by Marc Champion, WSJ, January 31, 2009

"Poverty In Midst of Plenty," by Diana Isayeva, IWPR, Jan. 30, 2009

"Back and Forth of Turkey's "Westernness"," by Soli Ozel, GMF, January 30, 2009

"Davos Focuses On Energy Outlook for 2009," by Ron Synovitz, RFE/RL, Jan. 29, 2009

"Nabucco Conference Ends With EU Support, but no Cash," by Bruce Pannier, Jan. 27, 2009

"Azerbaijan Will Make Nabucco Decision on Price," by Zoltan Simon, Bloomberg, Jan. 26, 2009

"Russia On the Brink," Front Page Magazine, January 23, 2009

"Russia-Ukraine Gas Conflict Helps Azerbaijan, Nabucco," by Shahin Abbasov, Eurasianet.org, Jan. 20, 2009

"Azerbaijan Urged To Free Airwaves," Isabel Gorst, Financial Times, Jan. 16, 2009

"Azerbaijan: Pressure On Radio Azadliq Continues," by Mina Muradova, EurasiaNet, Jan. 16, 2009

"Azerbaijan - Turkmenistan of the Caucasus," by Gorkhmaz Asgarov, RFE/RL, Jan. 14, 2009

"Winning Kurdish Hearts And Minds," by Amberin Zaman, GMF, January 12, 2009

"Azerbaijani Police Commit Elderly Protester To Psychiatric Hospital," RFE/RL, Jan. 9, 2009

"Azerbaijan Bars Foreigners From Use Of Its FM Band," by Sabrina Tavernise, NY Times, Jan. 6, 2009

"Oil-Rich Dictator Blocks BBC Broadcasts," by William Stewart, Daily Mail, Jan. 5, 2009

"Reducing Natural Gas Dependence on Russia," by Jasper Mortimer, Medialine.org, Jan. 5, 2009

"RFE/RL Listeners Angry Over Closure of Azadliq," by Khadija Ismayilova, RFE/RL, Jan. 2, 2009

"Foreign Radio Broadcasts Banned In Ex-Soviet State," Zambia News, Jan. 2, 2009

"EU Joins US in Criticism of Azerbaijan's Media Ban," Int. Herald Tribune, Dec. 31, 2008

"US, EU Oppose Azerbaijani Plans To Drop RFE, VOA, BBC," RFE/RL, Dec. 30, 2008

"Azerbaijan Bans RFE/RL, Other Foreign Radio From Airwaves," by Daisy Sindelar, RFE/RL, Dec. 30, 2008

"No Limits," by Khadija Ismayilova, RFE/RL, Dec. 24, 2008

"Azerbaijan Needs A Washington More Than A Roosevelt," by Gorkhmaz Asgarov, RFE/RL, Dec. 23, 2008

"Azerbaijan Threatens To Muzzle Independent Radio," by Jessica Powley Hayden, Christian Science Monitor, Dec. 23, 2008

"Azerbaijan Floats Principles For Peace Settlement," by Liz Fuller, RFE/RL, Dec. 18, 2008

"EU Cements Partnership In South Caucasus," by Ahto Lobjakas, RFE/RL, Dec. 18, 2008

"Foreign Broadcasters Not Welcome," by Michael Hedges, FTM, Dec. 11, 2008

"Although Oil Is Running Out, Aliyev Continues To Splurge," by Mark Godfrey, Irish Times, Dec. 11, 2008

"The Key to the Caucasus," by Stanley A. Weiss, Int. Herald Tribune, Dec. 8, 2008

"Is the Latest Cabinet Reshuffle In Georgia Justified?" by Liz Fuller, RFE/RL, Dec. 8, 2008

"Russia Must Be Confronted With Tough Choices," by David Kakabadze, RFE/RL, Dec. 8, 2008

"NATO Says No to Georgia, Ukraine," by Brian Whitmore, RFE/RL, December 8, 2008

"Two Roads Diverge In South Caucasus," by Dr. Emre Erdogan, GMF, December 5, 2008

"Don't Legislate History," by Soli Ozel, GMF, December 5, 2008

"Babylon and Beyond," Los Angeles Times, Dec. 4, 2008

Almost half of means allotted by State Oil Fund for refugees has been siphoned off

Azerbaijan: Global Crisis Hits Baku Banks and Real Estate Sector

"Wrong Signal," Washington Times, Nov. 26, 2008

"Former Defense Analyst, ex-DEA Agent Claims Azeris Were Bribed," by David Glovin, Bloomberg, Nov. 25, 2008

"Is The Bloom Off The Rose In Georgia?," by Daisy Sindelar, RFE/RL, Nov. 25, 2008

"Azerbaijani Director Demonized For Comments On National Elite," by Liz Fuller, RFE/RL, Nov. 25, 2008

"Ankara, Baku Face Pricing Problems," by Barchin Yinanch, Hurriyyet, Nov. 19, 2008

"Committed To Change or Changing Commitments," by Soli Ozel, GMF, Nov. 17, 2008

"Caspian Energy Powers Split At Anti-Russian Summit," by Lada Yevgrashina, Guardian, Nov. 15, 2008

"With Obama Win NATO Perspectives For Ukraine, Georgia Appear To Shift," Daisy Sindelar, RFE/RL, Nov. 14, 2008

"Baku Summit Looks To Bring Caspian Resources To Europe," by Bruce Pannier, RFE/RL, Nov. 14, 2008

"Turkey and the United States Under Barack Obama: Yes, They Can" - by Amberin Zaman, GMF, Nov. 13, 2008

'Moscow declaration' A Victory For Armenia - by Liz Fuller, RFE/RL, Nov. 6, 2008

Karabakh Accord Impossible Without U.S. Involvement - by Harry Tamrazian, RFE/RL, Nov. 6, 2008

Azerbaijan's Tough-As-Nails Defense Lawyer - by Khadija Ismayilova, RFE/RL, Nov. 6, 2008

EU Energy Chief To Turkey, Azerbaijan For Talks - Washington Post, Nov. 4, 2008

On Energy, Azeris Play Europe and Russia Against The Middle - by Celestine Bohlen, Int. Herald Tribune, Nov. 4, 2008

First Kazakh Oil Shipment Goes Through BTC Pipeline - Washington Post, Nov. 3, 2008

Armenia and Azerbaijan to Intensify Karabakh Talks - by Denis Dyomkin, Washington Post, Nov. 2, 2008

Muslim Magomayev; Soviet Opera, Pop Star - by Alexander Remington, Washington Post - Oct. 29, 2008

Russia Steps Up Efforts on Nagorno-Karabakh, RFE/RL, October 29, 2008

A Fork In The Silk Road - by Borut Grgic and Alexandros Petersen, WSJ, Oct. 29, 2008

 

Russia, Turkey and Armenia's Faith - by Raffi Hovannisian, RFE/RL, October 21, 2008

Baku Plays the Waiting Game - by Hamish MacDonald, Al Jazeera, Oct. 24, 2008

 

Putin's Hour Of Reconing - by Vasco Kohlmayer, Frontpage Magazine, Oct. 24, 2008

Azerbaijan Finds Itself In a Geopolitical Pinch - by Sabrina Tavernise, Int. Herald Tribune, Oct. 23, 2008

Northern Neighbor Growls, Azerbaijan Reassesses Its Options - by Sabrina Tavernise, NY Times, Oct. 22, 2008

Azerbaijan's Opposition Cries 'Foul' As President Re-elected - by Ron Synovitz, RFE/RL, Oct. 20, 2008

Observers Criticize Azerbaijan President's Re-election - AFP, Oct. 16, 2008

European Observer Denounces Azeri Presidential Elections - by Sabrina Tavernise, Int. Herald Tribune, Oct. 16, 2008

Vote Monitor Faults Elections in Azerbaijan - by Sabrina Tavernise, NY Times, Oct. 16, 2008

With A Collective Shrug , Azerbaijan Votes For Its Leader - NY Times, Oct. 15, 2008

Azeri Ruling Party Claims Victory For Aliyev - by M. Antidze and M. Robinson, Int. Herald Tribune, Oct. 15, 2008

Azerbaijan's Prodigal Son - by Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty, Oct. 2, 2008

Russian Compliance In Georgia Is Disputed - by Ellen Barry, NY Times, Oct. 10, 2008

EU Too Divided To Solve Frozen Conflicts, Azerbaijan Says - by Valentina Pop, EU Observer, Oct. 9, 2008

BP's BTC Oil Pipeline To Remain Disrupted In November - by Alexander Kwiatkowski, Bloomberg.com, Oct. 7, 2008

Russia's Bid To Control Caspian Energy - W.Courtney and K. Yalowitz, Boston Globe, Oct. 4, 2008

The West's Two-Pronged Approach - by Ahto Lobjakas, Oct. 2, 2008

Turkey And Armenia Inch For Reconciliation - By Amberin Zaman, GMF, Oct. 2, 2008

Pirate of Prague Invokes Napoleon, Mandela As He Denies Fraud - By David Glovin, Bloomberg, Oct. 1, 2008

Azerbaijan Oil Export Moves Likely To Worry US and Europe - by Isabel Gorst, FT, Sep. 25, 2008

Why Did Russia Recognize Georgian Separatist Regions - by Salome Zurabishvili, RFE/RL, Sep. 25, 2008

Calming The Caucasus - by Ali Babacan, International Herald Tribune, Sep 23, 2008

Why McCain Loves Misha - by Owen Matthews, Newsweek Magazine, Sep 23, 2008

Answering Russian Aggression - by Mikheil Saakashvili - Washington Post, Sep. 23, 2008

For Georgians, A Much-Needed Break - by Tara Bahrampour, WP, Sep.19, 2008

Condoleezza Rice: Russia Has Taken A 'Dark Turn' - by William Branigin, WP, Sep. 19, 2008

Azerbaijani-Russian Relations Hostage To Pragmatism - by Liz Fuller, RFE/RL, Sep.17, 2008

Finding Elmar's Killers. Azerbaijan Special Report - by Nina Ognianova, CPJ, Sep. 16, 2008

The Real Russia Problem - by Natan Sharansky, Washington Post, Sep. 14, 2008

Nabucco Gets A Boost In Baku - RFE/RL, September 11, 2008

The West Should Use Economy To Rein In Russia - by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute

South Ossetia sends Russia Mixed Signals - by Ellen Barry and Alan Cowell, NY Times, Sep. 11, 2008

Russia's Next Target Could Be Ukraine - by Leon Aron, WSJ, Sep. 10, 2008

Russia's Recognition of Georgian Areas Raises Hopes Of Its Own Separatists - NY Times, Sep. 9, 2008

US Senate Questions Bush Officials On Policies on Georgia - AP, Sep.9, 2008

Russia To Ramp Up Military Presence in Georgia - by Philip Pan, WP, Sep. 9, 2008

Azerbaijan Becomes Object of Russian-Western Rivalry - by Richard Weitz, World Politics Review

White House Sets Aside U.S. -Russia Nuclear Agreement - by Michael Abramowitz, WP, Sep. 8, 2008

Russia Agrees to Limited Troop Pullout from Georgia - by Ellen Barry and Dan Bilefsky, NY Times, Sep 8, 2008

Cheney Warns Russia To Reverse Its Course - by Steven Lee Myers, NY Times, Sep. 6, 2008

U.S. Warship Anchors Off Georgia - Washington Post, Sep. 6, 2008

Cheney to Ukraine: U.S. Supports Your Security - Washington Post, Sep. 5, 2008

Energy: Brussels Told to Pursue Azerbaijan Pipe Dream - by David Gow, Guardian, Sep. 5, 2008

Russia's Oligarchs May Face a Georgin Chill - by Landon Thomas Jr, NY Times, Sep.4, 2008

Cheney's Real Mission in Georgia - by Tony Karon - Time Magazine, Sep. 4, 2008

Cheney Backs NATO Membership For Georgia - NY Times, Sep.4, 2008

Cheney, In Tbilisi, Slams Russian Actions Against Georgia, Washington Post, Sep. 4, 2008

'Deep and Abiding Interest' in Russia's Backyard - RFE/RL, Sep. 3, 2008

The Market Will Punish Putinism - by Judy Shelton, WSJ, Sep. 3, 2008

Russia And A New Democratic Realism - by Francis Fukuyama, FT, Sep. 2, 2008

Russia President Dismisses Georgia's Leader As 'Political Corpse' - by Ellen Barry, NY Times, Sep.2, 2008

Seeking A Way Forward On Trans-Caspian Pipeline - by Lindsey Alexander - RFE/RL, Sep. 2, 2008

Cheney's Trip To Caucasus Could Presage a Tougher Russia Policy - by John McKinnon, WSJ, Sep. 2, 2008

The Commonwealth of Weak States - by Kenan Aliyev, RFE/RL, September 2, 2008

NATO's Disastrous Georgian Fudge - by Roger Cohen, NY Times, September 1, 2008

Russia's Strategic Blunder - by Fareed Zakaria, Newsweek, September 1, 2008

One Voice On Georgia - by Fred Hiatt, Washington Post, September1, 2008

Russia Claims Its Sphere of Influence - by Andrew Kramer, NY Times, Aug. 31, 2008

Georgia Crisis Could Thwart EU Project - by Judy Dempsey, Int. Herald Tribune, Aug. 28, 2008

Lessons of Postmodern War - by John O'Sullivan, RFE/RL, Aug. 28, 2008

SCO Fails to Back Russia Over Georgia - RFE/RL, Aug. 28, 2008

Russia Sees New Realms of Concern: Black Sea - by Andrew Kramer, NY Times, Aug 27, 2008

Target the Kremlin Pocketbooks - by David Rivkin and Carlos Ramos-Mrosovsky, WP, Aug. 27, 2008

Stuck in Georgia - NY Times, Aug. 26, 2008

After Georgia: Turkey's Looming Foreign Policy Dilemmas - by Ian Lesser, GMF, Aug. 26, 2008

Georgia and The Stakes For Ukraine - by Victor Yushchenko, Washington Post, August 25, 2008

Crisis in the South Caucasus: Turkey's Big Moment - by Amberin Zaman, GMF, August 25, 2008

The Caucasus Moment - by Vartan Oskanian, Int. Herald Tribune, August 24, 2008

They Can Only Go So Far - by Francis Fukuyama, Washington Post, August 24, 2008

Tbilisi Admits It Miscalculated Russian Reaction - by Jan Cienski, FT-August 22, 2008

Does U.S. Share Blame For Russia-Georgia Crisis? - by Heather Maher, RFE/RL, August 20, 2008

It Is Not a Cold War - by Frederick W. Kagan, NRO, August 20, 2008

Gas Master - by Heidi Brown

Putin Overplayes a Strong Hand - by Editors of National Review

We Are All Georgians - by John McCain

The West fed Putin's sense of impunity. Gary Kasparov, WSJ

Aggressive Azerbaijan: Talk of war from Azerbaijan, over Nagorno-Karabakh

Stephen Payne Involved In Yet Another Corrupt Deal-by Andrew Tilghman

How To Buy Favor Without Actual Bribes - by Rick Casey of Houston Chronicle

Scandal In Plain Sight - by Ruth Marcus of the Washington Post

Analysis: Bush Library Corruption Charges - by Shaun Waterman

A lobbyist offered access to Dick Cheney and other US leaders in return for a donation to the Bush library

Incredible Azerbaijani Oil Swindle - by Peter Elkind

US Diplomat Grapples With Issues of Closed Borders and Frozen Conflicts in Caucasus - by Joshua Kucera

Azerbaijan's First Lady - by Tulin Daloglu

Presidents Give Green Light For Continuation of Karabakh Talks - by Liz Fuller

A Shield Law for The World - by Miklos Haraszti

Azerbaijani Parliament Amends Election Law, Opposition Cries Foul - by Liz Fuller

A 'League' By Other Names - by Jackson Diehl

The Cult of Heydar Aliyev - by Joshua Kucera

A Mosque Booms in Baku - by Joshua Kucera

The World's Worst Spies - by Joshua Kucera

The Wannabe Nation of Nagorno-Karabakh

Obama to Azeri Dictator: Set Our Big Macs Free- by Ken Silverstein

 

Azerbaijan in International Media

"Jews Object to Hannukah Party at Trump Hotel," by Julie Zauzmer, The Washington Post, Dec. 6, 2016

"This Activist is Set to Spend 10 Years in Jail After Spray Painting a Statue," by Hayes Brown, Buzz Feed News, Oct. 26, 2016

"It's time for the United States to act on Azerbaijan," by David J. Kramer, and Richard Kauzlarich, The Washington Post, September 8, 2016

"Azerbaijan Imrpisoned Me. Pharrell Williams and Others Should Stop Helping My Jailers," by Khadija Ismayil, The Washington Post, June 17, 2016

"Lawmakers Turned Over Gifts After Secretly Funded Trip to Azerbaijan," by Megan R. Wilson, The Hill, June 16, 2016

"Khadija Ismayilova's Victory for Human Rights," The Washington Post, May 31, 2016

"The Global Magnitsky Act Will Help Protect Human Rights Activists Worldwide," The Washington Post, May 2, 2016

"In Azerbaijan, A Declaration of War Against Independent Journalism, " The Washington Post, April 25, 2016

"BP's Azerbaijan Push Comes at a Cost," by R. Whelan and S. Kent, The Wall Street Journal, March 31, 2016

"Don't let Azerbaijan use political prisoners as props," by Khadija Ismayilova, The Washington Post, March 31, 2016

"IMF and World Bank Move to Forestall Oil-Led Defaults," by J. Farchy and S. Donnan, Financial Times, Jan. 27, 2016

"Azerbaijan Leader Enters Uncharted Territory..." by Jack Farchy, Financial Times, Jan.25, 2016

It's Time to Hold the Azerbaijan Regime Accountable," by Gulnara Akhundova, Huffington Post, Jan. 8, 2016

"No, this is the truth about Azerbaijan's repression," The Washington Post, Sep. 25, 2015

"Dogged reporting in Azerbaijan landed a U.S.-trained journalist in prison," by D. Priest, A. Komuves, C. Mabeus, The Washington Post, Sep. 12, 2015

"Azerbaijani Reporter Sentenced to More than 7 Years after Farcical Trial," The Washington Post, Sep. 2, 2015

"Is America Forgetting American Values," by Jeffrey Gedmin and Gary Schmitt, CNN, Aug. 28, 2015

"Azerbaijan's Injustice," The Washington Post, August 16, 2015

"Azerbaijan's State-Owned Oil Company Signs DC Firms," by Megan R. Wilson, The Hill, Aug. 14, 2015

"Lady Gaga and Members of Congress Accept the Paychecks of a Tyrant," the Washington Post, Aug. 7, 2015

"Donald Trump is doing business with a controversial Azerbaijani oligarch," by Russ Choma, Mother Jones, July 29, 2015

"Foreign Lobbyist Gets Free Platform at Georgtown University, Atlantic Council," by Till Bruckner, Huffington Post, June 25, 2015

"Baku, Azerbaijan: 10 of the city's wierdest tourist atractions," The Telegraph, June 12, 2015

"Letter from Azerbaijan Jail: Khadija Ismayilova Speaks Out," The New York Times, June 11, 2015

"Baku 2015's Gleaming Stadiums a Facade Covering Corupt Azerbaijan Regime," by Idrak Abbasov, The Guardian, June 11, 2015

"Azerbaijan Bans Guardian From Reporting on Baku European Games," by Shaun Waker, The Guardian, June 11, 2015

"Intolerance and Oppression Overshadow Azerbajan's Glamorous European Games," by Adam LeBor, Newsweek, June 4, 2015

"Azerbaijan's Price for Hosting First European Games," by Rayhan Demytrie, BBC News, June 4, 2015

"To Baku and Back with Freebies," The New York Times, May 25, 2015

"Big Congressional Trip to Azerbaijan was Secretly Paid For By Azerbaijan," by Ben Mathis-Lilley, Slate.com, May 13, 2015

"Report: U.S. Lawmakers Had Trip Funded by Azerbaijan," S. Higham, S. Rich, A. Crites and K. Park, The Washington Post, May 13, 2015

"Aliyev's Party," The Economist, May 2, 2015

"Jailed Azerbaijani Journalist, Khadija Ismayilova, to be Honored by PEN," by David M. Herszenhorn, The New York Times, April 15, 2015

"The Country That Diminishes the Olympic Flame," The Washington Post, April 15, 2015

"Azerbaijan Bars Entry to a Georgian Human Rights Worker," by David M. Hersenzorn, The New York Times, March 31, 2015

"Jailed Without Trial in Azerbaijan," The Washington Post, March 1, 2015

"BOA Admits Azerbaijan Pays for British Team to Compete in European Games," by Owen Gibson, The Guardian, February 25, 2015

"Trapped in Baku" by Michael Weiss, Foreign Policy, Feb. 11, 2015

"Washington Times hearts Azerbaijan" by Erik Wemple, Washington Post, Jan 29, 2015

"Azerbaijan: Land of Fire? It is for Some" by Naomi Westland, Huffington Post, Jan. 13, 2015

"Tony Blair Does PR for Repressive Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan Autocracies," by Casey Michel, New Republic, Jan. 7, 2015

"Ten Days in the Life of Ilham Aliyev, President of Absurdistan," by Till Bruckner, Huffington Post, Jan. 4, 2015

"A Thuggish Regime Challenges the US," by David J. Kramer, The Wall Street Journal, Jan. 4, 2015

"The 'Broken Window' Approach to International Relations," by Jeffrey Gedmin, The Washington Post, Dec. 31, 2014

"Who is Shushing State on Azerbaijan's Detention of Khadija Ismayilova," by Till Bruckner, Huffington Post, Dec. 30, 2014

"Azerbaijan Imprisons an Investigative Journalist," The Washington Post, Dec. 11, 2014

"Azerbaijan Jails Reporter Who Angered Top Officials," by D. Herszenhorn, The New York Times, Dec. 5, 2014

"Duke of York to Meet Azeri Despot Ilham Aliyev for 12th Time," by Jim Armitage, The Independent, Nov. 13, 2014

"Azerbaijan Risks New Armenia Conflict as Chopper Downed," by Z. Agayev and S. Khojoyan, Bloomberg News, Nov. 12, 2014

"Azerbaijan's Human Rights are On a Kinfe Edge," by Thorbjorn Jagland, The Guardian, Nov. 3, 2014

"No Country for Human Rights: Azerbaijan's Increasingly Intolerant Regime," by Gunay Ismayilova and Samir Kazimli, The New York Times, Oct. 22, 2014

"Time for Sanctions on Baku," by David J. Kramer and Richard Kauzlarich, The American Interest, Oct. 2, 2014

"Azerbaijan and Think Tanks," The New York Times, Sep. 6, 2014

"'The Hardest Part is I Can't See You' - Azeri Activist's Prison Letter to Jailed Husband," RFE/RL, Aug. 20, 2014

"Azerbaijan Prosecutes a Prominent Human Rights Defender on Absurd Charges," The Washington Post, Aug. 13, 2014

"Prominent Activist Charged With Treason in Azerbaijan," by Neil MacFarquhar, The New York Times, July 31, 2014

"Lawmakers' Trips to Baku Conference Raise Ethics Questions," by Will Tucker and Lise Olsen, Houston Chronicle, Jul. 26, 2014

"Azerbaijan Counts Human Cost of Architecture," by Shahin Abbasov, The Guardian, July 14, 2014

"British MPs Taken on 'Caviar Trail' By Lobbyists Close to Azerbaijan's Coprrupt Dictatorship," by Jon Stone, BuzFeed.com, June 20, 2014

"Azerbaijan and Council of Europe: Do As We Say, Not As We Do," by G.E., The Economist, May 13, 2014

"Azerbaijan's Sponsorship of Atletico Proves Spectacular Success," by Owen Gibson, The Guardian, May 1, 2014

"Vugar Gashimov, Grandmaster of Chess, Dies at 27," by D. L. McClain, The New York Times, Jan. 12, 2014

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Azerbaijan in International Reports

Oct. 20, 2016: Human Rights Watch Report: Azerbaijan's Continued Crackdown on Critics

Sep. 20, 2016: Council of Europe Venice Commission's Preliminary Opinion on Constitutional Changes in Azerbaijan

Sep. 9, 2015: European Parliament Resolution on Human Rights Situation in Azerbaijan

July 30, 2015: One Year of Unprecedented Repressions in Azerbaijan

June 24, 2015: PACE Resolution on the "Functioning of Democratic Institutions in Azerbaijan"

December 21, 2014: "Statement about Critically Deteriorating Conditions of Civil Society in Azerbaijan" - World Movement for Democracy

December 10, 2013: The Global Witness Report on Corruption in Azerbaijan's Oil Industry - "Azerbaijan Anonymous"

November 5, 2013 - European Stability Intiative Report on Azerbaijan's Presidential Elections - "Disgraced: Azerbaijan and the End of Election Monitoring as We Know It"

September 1, 2013 - HRW Report - "Tightening the Screws: "Azerbaijan's Crackdown on Civil Society and Dissent"

May 14, 2013 - Report of Civil Rights Defenders, Sweden based international human rights organization, on Human Rights Defenders in Azerbaijan

April 2013 - US State Department's Country Report on Human Rights in Azerbaijan

April 3, 2013 - ICIJ Report - Inside the Global Offshore Money Maze

January 2013 - Annual Report on Human Rights Watch - Chapter on Azerbaijan

December 2012 - Freedom House - Nations in Transit - Azerbaijan Country Report

October 29, 2012 - Amnesty International Report "Azerbaijan: Human Rights Abuses Placed Under the E-Spotlight"

October 25, 2012 - "The Struggle for Internet Freedom in Azerbaijan," by Vugar Gojayev

September 27, 2012 - Report on "Local and Regional Democracy in Azerbaijan," The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities, Council of Europe

May 24, 2012 - "Caviar Diplomacy: How Azerbaijan Silenced the Council of Europe. Part 1" - European Stability Initiative

May 9, 2012 - "Spotlight on Azerbaijan" - Foreign Policy Centre's Report on Human Rights Record of Azerbaijan

April 18, 2012 - EU Parliament's Resolution on EU-Azerbaijan Association Agreement

April 18, 2012 - EU Parliament's Resolution on EU-Armenia Association Agreement

April 2, 2012 - Sandie Shaw Calls on Azerbaijani Government to Stop Harassing Journalists - Amnesty International Report

February 29, 2012 - "They took everything from me" Human Rights Watch Report on Forcible Evictions In Azerbaijan

February 20, 2012 - The Amnesty International Briefing on Human Rights In Azerbaijan

October 4, 2011 - Norwegian Helsinki Committee's Report on Political Prisoners In Azerbaijan

September 23, 2011 - Human Rights Watch Letter to Azerbaijani Minister of Justice On Disbarred Lawyers

April 12, 2013 - IPGA Statement on Political 2012-2013 Political Persecutions in Azerbaijan

April 8, 2011 - US State Department's Human Rights Report on Azerbaijan for 2010

March 7, 2011 - Amensty International: Azerbaijan Must Halt Crackdown On Protest Organizers

February 15, 2011 - CPJ Report "Attacks on the Press 2010: Azerbaijan"

January 27, 2011 - ODIHR/OSCE Final Report on Azerbaijani Parliamentary Elections of Nov. 2010

November 8, 2010: ODIHR/OSCE Preliminary Statement on Azerbaijan's Parliamentary Elections

October 30, 2010: ODIHR/OSCE Second Interim Report on Azerbaijani Elections

October 26, 2010: HRW Report - Azerbaijan: Beaten, Blacklisted and Behind Bars

October 21, 2010: Azerbaijan: Free Expression Under Attack

September 2010 - Article 19 Report - Living As Dissidents: Freedom of Expression In Azerbaijan

September 3, 2010 - International Crisis Group Report: "Azerbaijan: Vulnerable Stability"

March 2010 - Resource Nationalism Trends In Azerbaijan - PETROSAM Program of Reasearch Council of Norway

March 11, 2010 - U.S. State Department's 2009 Report on Azerbaijan

February 24, 2010 - Global Integrity Report on Corruption in Azerbaijan

February 16, 2010 - NHC Report: "Nakhchivan: Azerbaijan's Dark Island"

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Linked Info

"The Heydar Ailyev Era Ends in Azerbaijan..." by Richard Kauzlarich, Brookings.edu

"Your Government May Be Corrupt, But Is It Azerbaijan-Corrupt?" - Buzzfeed.com. June 11, 2014

"Azerbaijan's photographers: Capturing the raw truth" by R. Jafarov and R. Vincent, Index on Censorship, October 11, 2013

Aliyev's Cultural Spending Spree - by Emma, Platformlondon.org - May 16, 2013

OCCRP Names Aliyev "Person of the Year" - Dec. 31, 2012

"Sudden, Violent Demonstration Erupts In Northern Azerbaijan," by Karl Rahder, FPB, March 2, 2012

"Azerbaijan: Early 20th Century Satirical Magazine Offers Edgy Exploration of Eurasia," Eurasianet.org, Nov. 24, 2011

US Amb. Ross Wilson's Speech at the Atlantic Council Conference On Europian Energy - June 1, 2011

"Azerbaijan: Prominent Lawyer Disbarred, Youth Activist Arrested," by Karl Rahder, FPB, Feb. 6, 2011

"Azerbaijan Backtracks in Ukranian Organ Transplant Investigation," Eurasianet.org, Dec. 3, 2010

"More Troubles In Baku, Local Press Reports On "Magic Tree"," by Karl Rahder, FPB, June 20, 2010

"Azerbaijan Grapples With New Media Freedom," by Karl Rahder, ISN, June 7, 2010

"A Journalism (r)evolution in Azerbaijan," by Mark Briggs, Lost Remote, May 24, 2010

"IMF: The Party Is Over For Azerbaijan," by Shahin Abbasov, Eurasianet. org, May 24, 2010

"Alienating Azerbaijan?" by Karl Rahder, International Relations and Security Network, Apr. 27, 2010

"Colors and Flowers... and Soviet Spoils," by Ben Tanosborn, April 27, 2010

"The U.S. and the Persecution of Azerbaijan's Bloggers," by Joshua Kucera, trueslant.comm Nov. 11, 2009

"Story of a Father and Son," Frontline Club, Sep 28, 2009

"Hooligans?," RSF about arrested youth activists in Azerbaijan, July 11, 2009

"I Rule Here and Blind Democrats in Europe," by Ilgar Mammadov, REAL, June 27, 2009

Azerbaijan Marks Anniversary Of Its First Republic - Frontline Club, May 29, 2009

Absolute Power Corrupts Absolutely - by Farid Guliyev, ResetDoc.org, April 16, 2009

So Much For Azerbaijani Democracy - by Michael J. Totten, Commentary Magazine, Oct. 21, 2008

Azerbaijan: Election Day Proves A Snooze - by Mina Muradova, Eurasia Insight, Oct. 15, 2008

Finding Elmar's Killers. Azerbaijan Special Report - by Nina Ognianova, CPJ, Sep. 16, 2008

Azerbaijani Opposition Mulls Presidential Election Boycott - by Liz Fuller

Naxcivan: More Tales From Azerbaijan's North Korea

It's National Press Day in Azerbaijan, But There's Little Cause For Celebration

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Videos

October 9, 2015: David Kramer Calls for Targeted Sanctions Against Azerbaijan Government Officials

June 30, 2015: Flacking for Despots: Inside Azerbaijan's Lobbying in U.S.

June 15, 2015: Baku European Games Discussed at Last Week Tonight John Oliver

June 15, 2015: "We will hold you responsible," Bono sends video message to Ilham Aliyev

June 10, 2015: RFE/RL Discussion: The Real Price of Azerbaijan's European Games

May 5, 2015: A Dissident's Life: Story of Ramis Yunus

April 22, 2015: "Azerbaijan Locks Up Critics Ahead of European Games" HRW video-report

December 12, 2014: AZAD Event "Time to Get Tough With Baku: Can US Sanctions Help Azerbaijani Dissidents?"

November 12, 2014: Gerald Knaus Presentation on Azerbaijani Government's Lobbying Efforts with Council of Europe

November 10, 2014: Civic Solidarity Platform: No More Business as Usual for Azerbaijan

May 16, 2014: Radio Azadliq Interview with U.S. Amb. to Azerbaijan Richard Morningstar: "Who Will Stand up for Azerbaijan's Independence?"

November 22, 2013 - AZAD Event: "The Quest for Democracy in Azerbaijan: Conversation with Jamil Hasanli"

November 7, 2013 - AZAD Event: "The Perils of Content with Azerbaijan: Is Status-Quo Sustainable for the West's Favorite 'Gas Station'?"

October 27, 2013 - National Council's Protest Rally in Baku

October 16, 2013 - U.S. Investor Jailed After Whistleblowing on Corrupt Business Deals With Azerbaijan

September 30, 2013 - "Concernus Theatricus": Azeri Youth TV Pokes US Ambassador Morningstar

July 31, 2013 - House Demolition in Khutor, Baku

July 2, 2013 - President Ilham Aliyev's speech in front of the Azerbaijani Police Forces

June 13, 2013: Harlem Shake Protest in Front of Azerbaijani Embassy in London

March 29, 2013 - Battle to Save Homes from Demolition in Baku

January 24, 2013 - Ismayilli Protests Continue

January 23, 2013 - Popular Uprising in Ismayilli

January 23, 2013 - Amazing Azerbaijan! Short Film

January 12, 2013 - Baku Protests Against Soldier Jeyhun Gubadov's Death

December 20, 2012 - British MP Helen Goodman Attacks Human Rights Record of Azerbaijan

December 19, 2012 - AZAD Forum "Azerbaijan's Untapped Potential for the West: Engaging Azerbaijani Society as a US Ally"

December 10, 2012 - Azeri Police Arrests... Government Supporter at Opposition Rally

December 10, 2012 - Public Chamber's Protest Action in Downtown Baku

October 20, 2012 - Opposition Protesters Demand Dissolution of Azerbaijani Parliament

October 1, 2012 - Million Dollar Bribe for a Parliamentary Seat: Secret Cam Recording with English Subtitles

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Photo Essay on Heydar Aliyev's Cult of Personality in Azerbaijan - February 19, 2013

Popular Uprising in Ismayilli - January 23, 2013

Public Chamber's Rally - April 22, 2012

Youth Protest Rally in Bayil - March 12, 2012

Anti-French Protests In Baku - January 25, 2012

Youth Protests in Downtown Baku - December 3, 2011

Rally of the Public Chamber of the Azeri Opposition - June 19, 2011

Azeri Diaspora Rallies For Demoracy In Stockholm, Sweden - June 18, 2011

Public Champer Marks the Republic Day - May 28, 2011

April 17 Rally of Azeri Opposition - April 17, 2011

Azeri Diaspora Rallies For Democracy in Den Haag - April 6, 2011

Azeri Diaspora Rallies For Democracy in Strasbourg - April 2, 2011

Rally of Azerbaijani Democratic Forces - April 2, 2011

Free Azerbaijan Rally of AZAD - March 19, 2011

Musavat Rally Against Aliyev Regime - March 12, 2011

Youth Protests Against Aliyev Regime - March 11, 2011

Democratic Forces of Azerbaijan Commemorated M.A. Rasulzade - January 31, 2011

Hijab Protest In Nardaran - December 18, 2010

Parliamentary Elections In Azerbaijan - November 7, 2010

Azeri Diaspora In Netherlands Protested Against Ilham Aliyev's Regime - November 5, 2010

PFPA and Musavat's Joint Rally In Baku - July 31, 2010

Azeri Opposition's Protest Action In Baku - July 3, 2010

Azadlig Bloc Held "Unauthorized" Rally In Baku - June 19, 2010

Musavat and Union for Democracy Held "Unauthorized" Rally In Baku - June 12, 2010

Azadlig Bloc's "Unauthorized" Rally In Baku - June 5, 2010

International Act of Protest for Eynulla Fatullayev In Front of Azeri Embassy - June 3, 2010

Azadlig Bloc's Rally In Novkhani - May 28, 2010

Protest of Azadlig Bloc in Baku - May 15, 2010

Protest of Azadlig bloc in Baku - April 26, 2010

Surprise Youth Protest Action in Baku - Nov. 22, 2009

U.S. Azeris Commemorate Oil Academy Shooting Victims - May 10, 2009

Student Protests In Baku - May 10, 2009

Mirza Sakit Released From Jail - April 9, 2009

Azeris Marked Khojali Massacre In Front of Armenian Embassy - February 25, 2009

AZAD Holds Protest Rally In New York Against Unlimited Presidency in Azebaijan - January 9, 2009

AZAD Holds Protest Rally in Washington DC Against Unlimited Presidency in Azerbaijan - Dec. 30, 2008

Protests Against Constitutional Changes in Azerbaijan - Dec. 24, 2008

Ganja Celebrates Ilham Aliyev's Birthday - Dec. 24, 2008

Jailed Azeri Journalists, Brothers Ganimat and Sakit Zahidov at Their Fathers Funeral

Sacrifice Holiday in Azerbaijan - December 8, 2008

Military Parade in Baku - June 26, 2008