Join Date: 08 2004
Location: London, UK
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| | Azerbaijan ministers accused of coup plot
| The president of Azerbaijan yesterday arrested two cabinet ministers amid allegations of a coup plot, 17 days ahead of tense parliamentary elections. |
Ilham Aliev, who inherited the presidency of the Caspian state from his father after a fixed election in 2003, has also ordered the dismissal of five senior officials in the past 48 hours.
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