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Election Commission Accepts Jailed Opposition Movement Chairman Ilgar Mammadov’s Documents for Parliamentary Candidacy

 The jailed leader of the opposition Republican Alternative Movement (ReAl), Ilgar Mammadov intends to participate in the mew election in Agdash election constituency #90. The ReAl leader’s documents have already been presented to and accepted by the Election Commission, ReAl Movement’s executive secretary Natig Jafarli told the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety (IRFS). The national elections to the Milli Majlis (Parliament)

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NGO crackdown continues—yet another NGO searched

      On May 13, a search was conducted in the office of the Economic Research Center (ERC) by the Serious Crimes Investigation Department of the Prosecutor General’s Office, reported ERC Chairman Gubad Ibadoglu, who is currently in the US.   According to him, during the three-hour search, all the computers and accounting documents of the ERC, the Coalition of Public Unions for Increasing Transparency in Extractive Industries

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