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Family of activist in exile under pressure

Exiled youth activist Rasul Mursalov reported that on May 22, members of his family were detained. Mursalov belongs to the Azerbaijan Popular Front Party, part of the country’s main opposition bloc.   The activist set up a “Let’s say NO to the burning Olympics” page on a social network, calling upon Azerbaijani citizens to hold a protest against the European Games on May 31.   According to Mursalov’s father, a relative was taken

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