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L.Yunus says pressure does not stop

Contact.az web-site presents the next letter by Leyla Yunus, Azerbaijani human rights defender who is in prison because of her political views. Her husband Arif Yunus is also in prison. This is not her first letter about tortures in Azerbaijani prison. This time the human rights defender writes:
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PACE president to visit Azerbaijan

President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), Anne Brasseur is expected to pay a visit to Azerbaijan on Sept.21-25, PACE website said on Sept.13. ...
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Azerbaijan, Turkey to hold large-scale military exercises

Azerbaijan will host large-scale operational and technical exercises on September 13-20 involving all types of troops of Azerbaijani armed forces, in accordance with the plan, approved by Azerbaijani President, Supreme Commander Ilham Aliyev. ...
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Underwater earthquake hits Azerbaijani sector of Caspian Sea

An underwater earthquake jolted the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea on Sept. 9, according to a message from the Republican Seismological Service Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS). ...
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Meeting of Azerbaijani, Armenian presidents emphasizes need to sign big peace agreement

The importance of signing a great peace agreement on Nagorno-Karabakh was emphasized during the recent meeting of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan in Wales, Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said at a briefing in Baku on Sept.8....
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Defense Ministry investigates hostage-taking of Azerbaijani citizen

The Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry is investigating the hostage-taking of Mamedov Javid Samiroglu on the frontline with Armenia. Armenpress reports, citing the Azerbaijani APA News Agency that the head of the press service of the Defense Ministry Vagif Dargahli told about it....
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David Kramer urges sanctions against Azerbaijan

The President of the Freedom House David Kramer made comments in his interview to the Radio Voice of America on the fact that the situation in the field of human rights in Azerbaijan “causes disgust” and urged to impose sanctions against the country. ...
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Azerbaijani servicemen to attend NATO exercises

Ekenäs city (Finland) will host the NOCO-2014 NATO multinational crisis management exercises on September 5-13, the Azerbaijani defense ministry said Sept. 4. ...
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Azerbaijan-Turkey relations at “highest level”

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev commended newly elected Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on his electoral win in the recent presidential election. ...
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Le Monde compares Aliyev regime with ISIL

Le Monde periodical compared the regime of Ilham Aliyev with ISIL(Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant). Armenpress reports about it, citing the article, published in the French newspaper Le Monde titled “Ilham Aliyev’s regime should be stopped in Azerbaijan”. ...
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Georgia to be represented at informal meeting on "Eastern Partnership" in Baku

Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Energy and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia will participate in the informal meetings of the heads of the Foreign Ministry and the Energy Ministers of the "Eastern Partnership" in Baku, the Georgian embassy in Baku told Trend Sept.2. ...
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Azerbaijan speaks of Erdogan’s new strategy on Armenia

Azerbaijan speaks of a new Armenia-related strategy of the newly-elected President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan, according to which parallel with the implementation of a number of steps against the Armenian Genocide, Turkey is going to establish diplomatic relations with Armenia....
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Azerbaijan’s Silk Way Airlines receives two new cargo Boeing aircraft

Azerbaijan's "Silk Way Airlines" has received two new cargo Boeing 747-8 aircraft, Boeing reported Aug. 29. ...
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Azerbaijani official who “caught Armenian subversive” dismissed from work

The Azerbaijani authorities obsessed by the capture of an Armenian are in the funny and ridiculous situations on that front. The executive authority representative of Kemerli village in Kazakh region Adegyozal Dursunov who was the first to state about capturing an Armenian citizen, was relieved from his position....
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Two earthquakes jolt Shamakhi region of Azerbaijan

Two earthquakes occurred in Shamakhi region of Azerbaijan, the Republican Seismological Service Center of the National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) said Aug. 27. ...
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