Several opponents of the Ilham Aliev regime condemned the blackmail after receiving footage from their relatives who were unaware or unknown.
Big brother moved into the bedroom of the opposition in Azerbaijan, “shared” “Expand” on social networks. This is a series of increasingly frequent episodes, with intimate frolic videos, naked photos and personal letters broadcast on the Telegram channel or Facebook account. Usually, these videos are taken with hidden cameras and then introduced into the victim’s home without knowing it.
According to the activist Arzu Geybulla, created by Azerbaijani activists on the website that records the incident, at least 10 women have fallen victim to such movements since the beginning of the year, up from 15 in 2020. The victim is a feminist, but sometimes the male target is targeted through the female body.
The three recent cyberbullying incidents date back to the end of March, and the targets were opponents of the Ilham Aliev regime. Since March 20, Lacin Veliyev, an activist of the Azerbaijan People’s Front, has been detained. “When I fainted [ses interrogateurs] Show him a private video with his wife. He then stated that he was prepared to sign any confession, provided that the video was not made public.Rufat Safarov, Director of the Defense Line of Azerbaijan’s NGO, said. According to lawyer Neimat Karimli, his client, Lacin Veliyev, was under pressure for several months and was forced to testify against a leader of the party. people.
“The private documents distributed in these blackmail attempts are usually characterized by women engaging in oral sex. It is played on the patriarchal prejudice, under this prejudice, moral women do not practice oral sex. Only prostitutes indulge in it.”, Decrypt 22-year-old feminist Narmin Shahmarzade (Narmin Shahmarzade), herself a victim of online stalking.
On March 28, it was the president of Jamil Hasanli, the party chairman of the National Democratic Forces Committee, who showed his daughter’s antics through a video.Opponents immediately pointed their fingers at Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliev, who said that he organized these publications to perform his charges “Political blackmail” Intend to make him abandon political activities.