|Seki [Azerbaijan, 2004]|
In Azerbaijan no street
corner is complete without a giant billboard praising the country's former
president, Heydar Aliyev, and his son, Ilham, the current president.
Despite rigged elections, rampant corruption and the 2004 jailing of most
opposition leaders, Azerbaijan's government enjoys firm support from the
West. Might have something to do with its huge oil reserves...