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Azerbaijan: triple jump

The first ever European Games began on 13 June in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan.

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Games opening ceremony | photo: WWM

Even as the Games started, the Organisation of Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) which has a responsibility to oversee fair elections, due this Autumn, was given one month to halt its operations in the country. Azerbaijan’s famously repressive regime makes life difficult for all its citizens, including Christians.