An Azerbaijani parliamentarian has dismissed widespread claims of political prisoners being held in his country.
A journalist in Azerbaijan has been convicted of hooliganism and sentenced to five years in prison.
Azerbaijan says its forces had shot down an Armenian drone near the breakaway Nagorno-Karabakh region, a claim that de facto officials in the separatist region rejected.
The foreign ministers of Azerbaijan, Turkey, and Turkmenistan held a rare trilateral meeting on January 29.
A bus driver in Baku has been hospitalized after setting himself on fire to protest alleged misconduct by the transport ministry.
Human Rights Watch (HRW) warns in its annual world report that many governments across the globe are making a “big mistake” by ignoring human rights to counter security challenges.
A jailed Azerbaijani human rights activist's social defender and supporter has been attacked in Baku.
A new report says economic freedom in several countries of the Baltics, the Caucasus, the Balkans, and Central Asia have jumped ahead of Russia since the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991.
A court in Azerbaijan has prolonged the pretrial detention period for Khadija Ismayilova, a jailed investigative journalist and contributor to RFE/RL.
Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian said his country is prepared for any eventuality in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and warned Azerbaijan he would use "asymmetrical" responses to any military threats.
World-renowned Greek singer Demis Roussos died in Athens at the age of 68.
Azerbaijani and Armenian officials have exchanged fresh accusations of violations of a 1994 cease-fire.