Supporters of imprisoned investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova protested against Ismayilova’s detention as her trial continued today.
The state prosecutor in the case of investigative reporter Khadija Ismayilova today accused her of deliberately delaying the trial, Trend news agency reports.
Investigative reporter Khadija Ismayilova claimed at a court hearing today that court records in her case are being “falsified”, Trend news agency reports.
Two of investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova’s former colleagues, Ulkar Guliyeva and Farid Abdullayev, gave testimony her trial today, according to Trend.
Courts were busy today with two cases lodged against investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova, although she was only able to attend one set of proceedings.
It’s hard to steal billions and cover your tracks.
In Azerbaijan, a small coterie has done its best, registering businesses in relatives’ names and scattering assets among dozens of offshore companies.
At the latest court hearing in the case of imprisoned journalist Khadija Ismayilova, her original accuser once again said Ismayilova did not commit the offense for which she is now on trial, Radio Azadliq reports.
Journalists from Azadliq Radio forced to wait outside during a hearing in the trial of journalist Khadija Ismayilova were later attacked by two people emerging from the court.
It’s no secret that Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev’s family likes nice houses.
There’s the US$ 25 million London mansion, the properties worth US$ 75 million in Dubai, the millions more invested in the Czech Republic enclave of Karlovy Vary.
Pro-media freedom advocates today protested outside Azerbaijan’s embassy in Moldova’s capital of Chisinau, demanding the Azerbaijani government release imprisoned investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova, Moldovan newspaper Ziarul De Garda reported.
The Azeri Press Agency (APA) reported Wednesday that a July 22 court date for Khadija Ismayilova has been rescheduled for July 24, according to her lawyer, Fariz Namazli.
The Azerbaijani government is funding an online campaign, “Attention! Enemy Press,” to counter “hostile” and “biased” media.
A preliminary hearing for investigative journalist and OCCRP partner Khadija Ismayilova has been scheduled for July 22, which is National Press Day in Azerbaijan, according to the Tural News Agency.
A new report places Azerbaijan in a four-way tie with Russia, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan as the most corrupt countries in Europe and Central Asia.
Just two days after the European Games closed in Azerbaijan, four journalists say they were barred from leaving the country and told they were placed on a government “blacklist.”
Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev has spent billions on drawing the world’s attention to the European Games in his Caspian seaside capital of Baku.
As the $ 8 billion spectacle of the European Games winds down to a close on Friday, the world has gotten a close-up look at the oil-rich nation of Azerbaijan.
When Azerbaijan needed a good lobbyist in Washington, it built one—and ever since, she has gone out of her way to hide her deep connections to the ruling regime.
One of the enduring mysteries in Azerbaijan’s crackdown on human rights has been why countries like the US have been so slow to condemn it.
In Azerbaijan today, at least 80 people are jailed on what human rights groups say are bogus, politically motivated charges.
Page 2 of 3
And get our latest investigations on organized crime and corruption
delivered straight to your inbox.