„The threats must not continue“

“He’s an extremist, don’t listen to him!” Photo: ©Lisa Westphal

Ali Abasov and his son in Baku. Photo: ©Lisa Westphal.

Ali Abasov lectures in Baku, where he is professor for philosophy. In 2002, along with the Armenian scientist Harutiun Khachatrian, he published the book “Karabakh Conflict. Variants of Settlement: Concepts and Reality”. A conversation about the importance of Nagorno-Karabakh for Azerbaijan, the roots of the conflict and on prospects for peace. Continue reading

Two Generations in Conflict

 

“He’s an extremist, don’t listen to him!” Photo: ©Lisa Westphal

“He’s an extremist, don’t listen to him!” Photo: ©Lisa Westphal

Things are becoming increasingly difficult for activists in Baku; many NGO accounts have been blocked and critics who dare to speak out have been arrested. Despite the dangers, Ali Abasov and his son, Faraj, continue to press for reconciliation with Armenia – each in their own way. Continue reading