Briefing on November 22, 2017 in Brussels
“Eastern Partnership” is a political initiative to bring together the six former Soviet republics – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine – with the European Union.
On the eve of the fifth Eastern Partnership summit in Brussels on November 24, 2017, in which the Azerbaijani president Ilham Aliyev was to take part, Institute for Peace and Democracy, together with the Institute for Reporters Freedom and
Safety held on November 22 a 2-hour briefing in the building of Press Club in Brussels.
Theme of the briefing – “Rights Abuses in Azerbaijan: No End in Sight”
The representatives from the European Parliament Subcommittee on Human Rights, Human Rights Division in European External Action Service, journalists from Netherlands, Belgium, German, France, representatives from international human rights organizations and Azerbaijans, living in emigration took part in briefing.