Azerbaijan: Three activists await court decisions

Three internationally-known human rights activists will find out later this week if Strasbourg judges back their complaints against Azerbaijan.

Committee of Ministers launches infringement proceedings against Azerbaijan

The Committee of Ministers of the 47-nation Council of Europe has launched infringement proceedings against Azerbaijan due to the authorities’ continuing refusal to ensure the unconditional release of opposition politician Ilgar Mammadov following a judgment from the European Court of Human Rights in 2014.

Azerbaijan: Court highlights serious shortcomings in criminal proceedings against opposition politician Ilgar Mammadov

Serious shortcomings in the criminal proceedings against Azerbaijani opposition politician, Ilgar Mammadov, are highlighted today in a Strasbourg court judgement.

Azerbaijan: Court set for judgement in new Ilgar Mammadov human rights complaint

On Thursday 16 November, the European Court of Human Rights will deliver its judgement on a complaint brought by Ilgar Mammadov against Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan: Prison death in custody leads to father’s €23,500 award

A father has been awarded €23,500 by human rights judges following the death in custody of his son in an Azerbaijan jail.