Khadija Ismayilova’s Trial Adjourned until July 31st

Khadija Ismayilova's trial continued today in Azerbaijan as Judge Ramella Allahverdiyeva overturned defense motions for judicial investigation of spurious charges. Ismayilova is expected to give her statement when the… More

Writer Akram Aylisli Under Threat

PEN International fears for Azerbaijani novelist Akram Aylisli’s security. It calls on the Azerbaijani authorities to guarantee Aylisli’s safety and that of his family, and to investigate and prosecute… More

Emin Milli Serving 15-Day Sentence

PEN International protests the arrest of Azerbaijani blogger, Emin Milli, as well as the persistent use of brief detentions, fines, and harassment against other journalists in an attempt to… More

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