In Azerbaijan, Muslims and Jews Are Allies

JNS.org – No country in Eurasia has closer or warmer ties with Israel than Azerbaijan. The relationship between the two countries is particularly surprising because Azerbaijan is a majority-Muslim country. But the reasons for this close relationship lie in the longstanding friendship between Azerbaijanis and Jews living in Azerbaijan. Azerbaijan, a predominantly…

Weekly Update No. 42

Rights in Russia Week-ending Friday 13 November 2015 Zarina Yunusova        Death in custody                                             On 12/11 St. Petersburg City Court ruled that Zarina Yunusova, the mother of…

Weekly Update No. 42

Rights in Russia: Week-ending 13 November 2015 [see also as attachment] Comment  Sergei Nikitin: “There’s clearly an attempt to find enemies where there are none” (Voice of America)  Person of the Week  Person of the Week: Magomed Mutsolgov Rights Group of the Week  Rights Group of the Week: Memorial Human Rights…
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