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Russian-Language TV Program Expands To Latvia

"Nastoyashchee Vremya" ("Current Time"), a new Russian-language television program, will launch this evening in Latvia, expanding its reach to audiences in five countries neighboring Russia. More


Recent Press Releases

December 28, 2014

RFE/RL Journalists Rounded Up in Baku

Journalists with RFE/RL's Azerbaijani Service reported today that police are pursuing them individually, going directly to their homes to take them in for questioning following a raid on the service's Baku bureau yesterday.
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December 26, 2014

Video Azerbaijan Raids RFE/RL Baku Bureau

RFE/RL has condemned a raid by Azerbaijani police and investigators on the Baku bureau of RFE/RL's Azerbaijani Service, which has now been sealed shut and placed off limits to journalistic activity.
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December 05, 2014

Azerbaijan Jails Khadija Ismayilova

Ismayilova, a prominent investigative journalist who contributes to RFE/RL's Azerbaijani Service, has been sentenced by a court in Baku to two months of pretrial detention.
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November 20, 2014

Azerbaijan Bars Journalist from Testifying on Corruption

U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) urged Azerbaijan to respect the work of independent journalists in remarks made on Capitol Hill yesterday, after journalist Khadija Ismayilova was barred from traveling to Washington to testify at a CSCE hearing on combating corruption.
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