Azerbaijani security officials have raided the Baku office of the nongovernmental organization IREX.
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev says his country is ready to take part in investment and reconstruction projects in Afghanistan.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has expressed "strong concern" to the leaders of Armenia and Azerbaijan over recent violence around the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region.
A U.S. citizen of Azerbaijani origin, Said Nuri, has been barred from leaving Azerbaijan.
Iconic Soviet-era actor Donatas Banionis has died in Vilnius at the age of 90.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Ankara will continue supporting Baku in efforts to resolve the Azerbaijani-Armenian dispute over the Nagorno-Karabakh territory.
Police in Azerbaijan's Abseron district have detained a well-known opposition journalist named Seymur Hazi.
The United States has condemned the beating of an Azerbaijani journalist and rights activist in the country's Naxcivan exclave.
An Iranian military official said on August 27 that an alleged Israeli drone shot down close to the Natanz nuclear facility was launched from a former Soviet Republic to the north of Iran.
Transparency International’s office in Baku says it is being forced to suspend some of its projects in Azerbaijan because of problems receiving funds through its bank in Baku.
Azerbaijani human rights activist Anar Mammadli has been named as one of three finalists for the 2014 Vaclav Havel Human Rights Prize.