Tag archive of #Arif Mamedov

More Azerbaijani Diplomats and Embassy Staff Seek Refuge

  February 26, 2016 A small but growing number of Azerbaijani diplomats and embassy staff are reported to have sought refuge in Europe and Australia as a result of the crackdown on the pro-democracy movement in their homeland.   An Azerbaijan’s Embassy employee based in Switzerland says he has defected and will seek political asylum in Switzerland. Emin Bakhshiyev, who since October 2013 has worked as a driver at the Azerbaijan’s Embassy

Read more