21 Co-Sponsors in US Congress – Urgent Call for Justice: Release Dr. Gubad Ibadoghlu

In a show of solidarity, the United States Congress is taking a stand against the unjust treatment of Dr. Gubad Ibadoghlu by the Government of Azerbaijan. With an impressive 21 co-sponsors, a resolution has been submitted to demand his immediate and unconditional release. This blog post sheds light on the distressing situation, condemning the wrongful […]

21 U.S. Senators and Representatives Rally Behind Detained Economist, Dr. Gubad Ibadoghlu

In a joint effort, 21 Senators and Representatives have penned a letter to Antony Blinken, expressing deep concern and calling for immediate action to help Dr. Gubad Ibadoghlu, a prominent economist and academic currently detained in Azerbaijan. The Plight of Dr. Gubad Ibadoghlu:Dr. Ibadoghlu and his wife were forcefully abducted by masked individuals near Baku, […]

US Congressmen and Senator Demand Release of Dr. Gubad Ibadoghlu

The political situation in Azerbaijan has been a topic of concern for many in the international community. Recently, a group of nine US Congressmen and a Senator have come together to send an official letter to Secretary of State Antony Blinken. In this letter, they demand urgent action to secure the release of Dr. Gubad […]

U.S. Embassy in Baku shows support for Azerbaijani human rights advocates

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On October 20th, 2023, the U.S. Embassy in Baku Azerbaijan made a public statement in support of lawyers and human rights advocates who are defending the fundamental freedoms of Azerbaijani citizens. The deputy assistant secretary, Josh Huck, spoke with these advocates and was updated on the ongoing cases of Dr. Gubad Ibadoglu and Bakhtiyar Hajiyev. […]

U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee Raises Concern for Gubad Ibadoglu’s Detention

The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee chair’s Senator Ben Cardin has raised a concern over Dr. Gubad Ibadoghlu’s illegal imprisonment. Dr. Ibadoghlu, an Azerbaijani dissident, has been detained for over 80 days, and his health has significantly deteriorated. On Twitter, Senator Ben Cardin expressed his concern and stated that human rights are of utmost importance […]

Senator Chris Coons Takes to Twitter to Advocate for Release of Dr. Gubad Ibadoglu

Senator Chris Coons has taken to Twitter to advocate for the immediate release of Dr. Gubad Ibadoglu, a renowned economist who is being wrongfully detained by the Azerbaijani government since July. Concerned by reports of Dr. Ibadoglu’s ill health and mistreatment in prison, Senator Coons has joined his colleagues in calling for his immediate and […]

Senator Tim Kaine on the Unjust Imprisonment of Dr. Gubad Ibadoglu

The unjust imprisonment of Dr. Gubad Ibadoglu has come to light, and Senator Tim Kaine has recently expressed his concerns to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Ranking Member. The Azerbaijani scholar, who was tied with American universities, has been imprisoned without due process since July, and his case needs to be prioritized by the government. […]

Congressman Bill Keating and Rep. Gerry Connolly Call for Justice for Dr. Gubad Ibadoglu

Dr. Gubad Ibadoglu, a distinguished economist and international academic was arrested in Azerbaijan on July 23, 2023, and his health status is rapidly declining. As senior members of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Congressman Bill Keating and Rep. Gerry Connolly are closely following his case. In this blog post, we will delve deeper into the […]

The United States Congress’ Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission on Gubad Ibadoglu

Charges: Manufacturing with the intention of selling counterfeit foreign currency (Article 204.3.1 of the Azerbaijan Criminal Code) & preparation, storage, or distribution of religious extremist materials (Article 167-3.1 of the Criminal Code of Azerbaijan). Biography: Gubad Ibadoghlu, a prominent economist based in the United Kingdom, holds the position of Senior Visiting Fellow at the esteemed London School […]

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