This documentary tells the horrifying story about how the Aliev-regime in Azerbaijan has prohibited freedom of speech. The regime does not accept opposition. An editor has been killed. Journalists and human rights activists are harassed and arrested. When director Erling Borgen had done the filming for this documentary and was about to leave the country. he was surrounded by 16 KGB-agents. They took his material. But a copy of everything he had been filming was already in Norway.