Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev speaks during a news conference at the 2014 Tbilisi Summit (REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili).
Time for Sanctions on Baku
October 3, 2014,
The past months have seen the government of Azerbaijan crack down heavily on political dissent. As human rights come increasingly under attack, David Kramer and Richard Kauzlarich argue that the United States should send a strong message - through the use of sanctions - that these actions are unacceptable.