Since 2 April 2016, the Armenian armed forces abruptly started intensive shootings from the occupied Azerbaijani territories as well as from the territory of the Republic of Armenia on the territories of the Republic of Azerbaijan, numerous dwellings, schools and other social objects along the frontline, also the positions of the Azerbaijan Armed Forces on the line of contact by heavy artillery and big caliber weapons. As a result, civilians, including women and children were killed and severely injured.
representatives of the Ombudsman Office, the Organization control Office and
Regime Control Department of the Ministry of Justice Penitentiary Service
conducted joint investigation in Gobustan prison on February 8, 2011.
Commissioner for Human Rights of the Republic of Azerbaijan conducted round
table entitled “Azerbaijan and the Council of Europe: Cooperation in the filed
of Human Rights” dedicated to the 10th anniversary of admittance of
Azerbaijan to Council of Europe.
Commissioner for Human Rights of the Republic
of Azerbaijan attended an
event in Bilasuvar on the occasion of the birthday of national hero Mubariz
Ibrahimov in the college named after the latter.
Office of the Chancellor of Estonia, Mental Disability Advocacy Center, the
Estonian Patient’s Advocacy Association and Penal Reform International
co-organized a workshop on “Service user and prisoner participation in
monitoring places of detention” on 20-12 January, 2011 in Tallinn.
The perspectives of future cooperation were discussed in the meeting
Commissioner for Human Rights received head of OSCE Baku Office Ali Bilge Jankorel.
The aim of the meeting was to define the perspectives of future cooperation. The
Commissioner noted after designation as an NPM, the Ombudsman’s NPM group was
created; the members of regional centers are also included to the group. It was
noted 396 visits were carried out in places of deprivation of liberty in 2010.
to the instructions of the Commissioner for Human Rights, the members of the
Ombudsman’s NPM group against torture conducted visit in Baku Investigatory
Isolator of the Ministry of Justice Penitentiary Service in order to
investigate the appeals received by the Commissioner. They met with 22 persons
detained in the facility, explained them their rights
Commissioner for Human Rights (Ombudsman) of the Republic of Azerbaijan
received the Parliamentary Assembly of Council of Europe Monitoring Committee
co-rapporteurs Hon Joe Debono Grech and Pedro Agramunt.