Amnesty urges Formula One to ‘influence’ Azerbaijan over human rights

In the run-up to inaugural Grand Prix in Baku pressure put on Bernie Ecclestone to raise concerns at human rights crackdown by President Aliyev

Amnesty International has called on Formula One to put pressure on Azeri authorities to improve their human rights record.

Sunday’s inaugural Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku is the latest example of that country’s increasing willingness to become involved in top-level sport.

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