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Azerbaijan: Bloggers, Global Voices Online author reportedly detained in Baku

Categories: Central Asia & Caucasus, Azerbaijan, Breaking News, Digital Activism, Human Rights, Politics, Protest, Youth, Blogger Profiles

Frontline Club blogger and Global Voices Online author Ali S. Novruzov [1] has reportedly been detained in Baku [2] as the Azerbaijani capital prepared for a planned youth demonstration. Tweets from a reliable source report that at least one other blogger was also detained along with the head of the National Democratic Institute in Azerbaijan [3], but that they were simply walking on the streets [4]. Updates in the comments section of this post [5].