Ismayil Fataliyev

Ismayil is a multimedia freelance journalist and civil activist from Baku, Azerbaijan. He has worked on several projects to develop civil society in Azerbaijan.

Broadcasting across the line of conflict, but is anyone listening?

Broadcasting in Armenian across Nagorno-Karabakh, the Baku-based CBC FM hopes to reach out to the region’s Armenian population. 

Mothers after war

Four new and expecting mothers speak about the personal cost of the Second Nagorno-Karabakh war and what they think may come next.

A history of displacement: Meskhetians in Azerbaijan and Ukraine cling to their identity

Seventy-seven years have passed since Stalin deported the Meskhetians from Western Georgia to Central Asia.

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