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A Hero of Our Time*

by Sevil Huseynova

I am not going to discuss the details of Safarov’s extradition. The only thing I would like to mention is that the officials’ claims that Safarov’s sentence was unjust only points out their own inability to defend him. And no matter what those claims are about now, it does not change the fact that the crime was

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When Pandora’s box was opened…

by Maria Karapetyan

One fundamental difference between scriptures of the Quran and the Bible is that, in Muslim religious tradition, the human race is not held responsible for the original sin. The mankind does not bear the burden of Adam’s and Eve’s mistake. No person should be held accountable or responsible for someone else’s mistake. If blame is due, then

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A “temporary” hero

by Arzu Geybullayeva

It was as if a bomb was dropped into the social networks. Both on Twitter and Facebook people were congratulating each other with the news. Ramil Safarov was back in Azerbaijan. And yes, you heard me right; I said congratulating because it was welcomed as great news and almost like a holiday worth celebration. And this was

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Imagine Ideology

By Arzu Geybullayeva

Between July 9th and July 15th, Imagine Center opened its doors to the 2012 dialogue retreat participants. With seven representatives from Armenia and seven from Azerbaijan, the new team came together in a location that could not be a better setting for having a dialogue, in the stunning mountains of Gudauri, Georgia. Now,

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