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Arab Spring knocks at Azerbaijan's door
Widespread protests in Central Asian country were inspired by uprisings sweeping Arab world.
Kester Kenn Klomegah
Last updated: 12 Apr 2011 10:56 GMT
Azerbaijan leader wants son elected
Azerbaijan President Heidar Aliyev is actively promoting his son as the "only viable presidential option" after announcing his withdrawal from the country’s presidential race.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2003 21:51 GMT
Azeri protests over ailing President's son
Opposition activists in Azerbaijan have gone on a hunger strike to protest the appointment of the president's son as prime minister.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2003 19:01 GMT
Azeri leader's son becomes PM
Azerbaijan's parliament Monday appointed Ilham Aliyev, son of the oil-rich nation's 80-year-old President Heidar Aliyev, as the former Soviet republic's new prime minister.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2003 06:43 GMT
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