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Drug Services in Azerbaijan During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Studies conducted in the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic have shown that drug services continue to experience shortages in responding to pandemic-induced changes (Dunlop et al., 2020; European Monitoring...

Can the Transition to Compulsory Medical Insurance Reform the Country's Health Care System?

The phased introduction of compulsory medical insurance in Azerbaijan, which began in early 2020, has finally ended: since April 1, 2021, the entire population has been covered by compulsory medical...

Heading Towards a Big Union State: Why Does Russia Really Need Donetsk and Luhansk

The Russian project of the Big Union State directly affects the fate of the territories of eastern Ukraine occupied by Russia. What goals is Russia actually pursuing in speaking about...

Drug Services in Azerbaijan During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Studies conducted in the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic have shown that drug services continue to experience shortages in responding to pandemic-induced changes (Dunlop et al., 2020; European Monitoring...

Heading Towards a Big Union State: Why Does Russia Really Need Donetsk and Luhansk

The Russian project of the Big Union State directly affects the fate of the territories of eastern Ukraine occupied by Russia. What goals is Russia actually pursuing in speaking about...

A Complaint About Potential Ziyali

A ziyalı (roughly intellectual - ed.)[1] is obligated to create public discussions and give direction to existing discussions. There is a shortage of ziyalı in Azerbaijani society, because people who could be...

Can the Transition to Compulsory Medical Insurance Reform the Country's Health Care System?

The phased introduction of compulsory medical insurance in Azerbaijan, which began in early 2020, has finally ended: since April 1, 2021, the entire population has been covered by compulsory medical...

Azerbaijan’s Integration in the BRI Middle Corridor: Is WTO Accession Needed?

The World Trade Organization (WTO) was created in continuation of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) to achieve several goals, one of which was to create a global...

The Azerbaijani Banking Sector During Pandemic and War

As it was for other sectors of Azerbaijan’s economy, 2020 was full of hardships for the banking sector. On the one hand, the reduction of economic activity to a minimum...

The Azerbaijani Government’s Islamic Rhetoric During the Six-Week War in Karabakh

In September 2020 war broke out between Azerbaijan and Armenia over Nagorno-Karabakh. It lasted approximately six weeks and resulted in Azerbaijan regaining control over the vast majority of the territories...

Muslim Believers in Azerbaijani Prisons

Among the political prisoners of Azerbaijan, religious believers have for a long time been the majority. According to the latest list of the Working Group on Political Prisoners, 49 out...

A Response to Murad İsmayilov's Authoritarian Patriarchy, Racism, and the Crisis of Knowledge: Towards a “De-Radicalization” of the Global Religious Space

In an opinion concerning the recent radicalization of Muslims and the emergence of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS), Murad Ismayilov makes a number of unsubstantiated assumptions...

SOCIETY
On the Mir Jafar Bagirov’s...

The main opponents of Stalin within the Bolshevik party, and the potential opposition in general...

SOCIETY
The Riddle of Karabakh’s Status

In this article, I will first examine the status discussions which preceded the 44-day Second...

SOCIETY
The Social Protection of Mothers...

Securing an effective social protection of children under the age of 18 is a strategic...

SOCIETY
Morality and the Azerbaijani Attitude...

Anyone who accepts moral norms toward one person must apply them to all people, and...

SOCIETY
Seeing the invisible: the representation...

“It was Mirza Fatali (Akhundov) who brought the woman on stage, made her talk, laugh,...

SOCIETY
Russia's Need for and Fear...

Those citizens of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) member states who are illegally living...

TRANSLATION
Hilas və Filonus arasında üç...

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SOCIETY
Nationalism: Its Conservative, Liberal, and...

Historically, people have been loyal to their ancestral traditions, native lands, defined territories, and existing...

SOCIETY
Maarifçilik, aydınlanma və psevdoaydınlanma haqqında

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ECONOMY
The Threat of an Economic...

The catastrophic disruption of the global economy brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic has caused...

SOCIETY
Cənubi Qafqazda demokratik dəyişikliklər dalğası

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SOCIETY
Female Characters in Azerbaijani Cinema

In the 120-year-old Azerbaijani cinema, in contrast to women’s issues, male heroes as well as...

SOCIETY
The Main Trend of 2020:...

In the economic life of Azerbaijan, 2020 was marked by the establishment of various state...

SOCIETY
Platonun "Protaqor" dialoqu/ “Elenxos” metodu...

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SOCIETY
On The Edge: Azerbaijan's New...

Throughout history, the current territories of Azerbaijan had always been on the periphery of different...