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Azerbaijan National Security Arrests in 2015

Comprehensive study on series of arrests and layoffs in Azerbaijan National Security Ministry in October-November 2015 that came after Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev firing Eldar Mahmudov, the long-standing National Security Minister. 2 dozen of people high ranking officers from National Security Ministry staff, Ministry of Taxes and Ministry of Communication were arrested for 3-4 months preliminary terms or were fired.
Infographic was published in frames of cooperation with Editorial along with my long-read article (part 1, part 2) with details of investigation.