Brief information on the continuing crimes of Azerbaijan against human rights defender F. Aboszoda

(in Russian — here) Fahraddin Aboszoda (F. Abbasov oglu) — is an outstanding humanist, scientist, philosopher, public figure, fighter for the legitimate rights of Talysh people — the indigenous, autochthonous people in the South Caucasus. F. Aboszoda has consistently opposed the racist policy of the Republic of Azerbaijan for years, which does not recognize the Talysh’s national identity in violation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples from 2007 (in that number Article 3: «Indigenous peoples have the right to self-determination. By virtue of that right they freely determine their political status and freely pursue their economic, social and cultural […]

Amnesty International’s Submission on the case of F. Aboszoda

Source — web site of Amnesty International AI Eurasia Cogroup in Facebook — here About this document in Facebook — here Amnesty International’s Submission to the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers

The time for a cardinal solution of the Talysh Question has come

(in Russian — Statement of the Talysh National Movement On July 1, 2019, on behalf of the Talysh people, we addressed with an Open Letter to the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs in connection with the intensification of the negotiation process around Nagorno-Karabakh, expressed readiness to participate in the Talysh peace conference, which will determine the fate of not only disputed territories, but also compact territories of indigenous peoples of Azerbaijan. We also stressed the need for the immediate release of one of the leaders of the Talysh National Movement, a famous scientist and journalist Fakhraddin Aboszoda, illegally detained in the […]