Azerbaijan: Examining the Economic Sources of Ismayilli Discontent

A week after prolonged rioting shook the Azerbaijani provincial town of Ismayilli, one question lingers: why there?

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Khadija Ismayilova is a freelance reporter in Baku and hosts a daily program on current affairs broadcast by the Azeri Service of RFE/RL. She was arrested on January 26 while participating in a Baku demonstration against police violence against protesters in Ismayilli and at Baku’s Bina shopping center, and fined and released.

Azerbaijan: Examining the Economic Sources of Ismayilli Discontent

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