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Elshad Rustamov
Parliamentary elections held November 6 in Azerbaijan, draw international attention from around the world. Opposition forces claim they were false, but the Ruling party claims victory. Some of the articles below will shed light on those issues.
This article in Economist, will give you a general idea of what happened in the country’s controversial elections.
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Azerbaijan is preparing for Parliamentary elections, which will take place in November. During the election campaign there have been some violations in the country. The article brings the report of Human Rights Watch on the pre-election situation in Azerbaijan.
After the collapse of the Soviet Union, which Azerbaijan was part of, one of the organizations created [...]

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⌠Ass Salam Aleykum■ is the most frequently heard phrase in the old and modern streets of Baku – the capital of Azerbaijan Republic, where I am from. The word means √ peace and I first of all wish you all peace too!
Azerbaijan is a country with a population of 8mln people; located in the Caucasus, [...]