Category Archives: Legal Rights

European Court for Human Rights passad a number of decisions on complaints from Azerbaijan

On January 14, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) announced a number of decisions on complaints by members of the opposition Popular Front and Musavat parties from Azerbaijan. All of them were satisfied, lawyer Khalid Agaliyev said.   In particular, the complaint of Turan Ibrahimov (son of PFNA Deputy Chairman Mamed Ibrahim) on violation

Prosecutor General’s Office: No Criminal Case against Ali Karimli

The leader of the Popular Front Party, Ali Karimli, said on his Facebook page that a lawsuit has been filed against him on charges of tax evasion. On this basis, they want to arrest him.   On Thursday, the press service of the General Prosecutor’s Office on Thursday denied the allegation of initiating a case

Azerbaijani President: “Policy of illegal settlement is a war crime”

“Their policy of illegal settlement is a war crime. And they did not even hide this policy in the last period of occupation. They were bringing people of Armenian origin from different parts of the world, settling them in the historical Azerbaijani territories, including historical city of Shusha,” said President of the Republic of Azerbaijan

Criminal case launched on fact of burning body of an Azerbaijani serviceman by Armenians

Video footage depicting the burning of the body of Azerbaijani Armed Forces’ military serviceman by the military servicemen of Armenian armed forces and one civilian person has been disseminated in some mass media and social media pages, the Prosecutor General’s Office told APA.   As the analysis conducted by the Prosecutor General’s Office and the

Criminal case launched on fact of burning body of an Azerbaijani serviceman by Armenians

Video footage depicting the burning of the body of Azerbaijani Armed Forces’ military serviceman by the military servicemen of Armenian armed forces and one civilian person has been disseminated in some mass media and social media pages, the Prosecutor General’s Office told APA.   As the analysis conducted by the Prosecutor General’s Office and the

Azerbaijani President signs a law on living wage

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed the law “On the living wage in the Republic of Azerbaijan for 2021”, APA reports.   According to the signed document, the amount of the living wage for the main socio-demographic groups of the population has been determined.   Thus, the living wage for 2021 is set at 196

Human rights violations will continue amid a pandemic – R. Safarov

In Azerbaijan, in 2020, as in previous years, fundamental rights and freedoms, especially political ones, were violated. This opinion was expressed in an interview with the Azerbaijani service “Voice of America” by the executive director of the NGO “Line of Defense” Rufat Safarov.   In 2020, severe restrictions on rights and freedoms were covered by