US Congressman makes statement on January 20 and Khojaly tragedies
US Congressman from New Jersey Donald Payne has made a statement on January 20 and Khojaly tragedies. He said he would like to recognize January 20, 1990 as “Black January”, adding Soviet troops invaded the capital city of Baku and surrounding areas killing tens and injuring hundreds of civilians ...
Jewish Journal publishes article about Black January

Jewish Journal publishes article about Black January

22.01.2016 [17:41]
US-based Jewish Journal has published an article headlined “Remembering Azerbaijan’s Black January: An Intersection of Tragedy and Inspiration”. Written by Head of the Community of Azerbaijan’s Mountain Jews Milikh Yevdayev ...
20 January victims remembered in Rome

20 January victims remembered in Rome

21.01.2016 [17:38]
Research Centre on Azerbaijan under La Sapienza University in Rome has hosted an event commemorating the 26th anniversary of the 20 January tragedy. Moderated by Maryam Mehdiyeva, vice president of the Azerbaijan-Italy Youth Association ...
Heroes of Azerbaijan’s national liberation remembered in Los Angeles

Heroes of Azerbaijan’s national liberation remembered in Los Angeles

21.01.2016 [15:25]
Azerbaijan’s Consulate General in Los Angeles has held an event to commemorate the 26th anniversary of the Black January tragedy. The event was jointly held with the Wende Museum. Specializing on the Cold War history and the Fall of the Berlin ...
The Jakarta Post highlights January 20 tragedy

The Jakarta Post highlights January 20 tragedy

21.01.2016 [13:31]
The Indonesia-based newspaper 'The Jakarta Post' published an article in connection with the 26th anniversary of January 20 tragedy. Titled "When invader attempts to justify brutality" the article says: Twenty-six years ago, exactly on ...
20 January tragedy victims commemorated in Beijing

20 January tragedy victims commemorated in Beijing

21.01.2016 [12:54]
The Azerbaijani Embassy in China has hosted an event commemorating the 26th anniversary of the 20 January tragedy. The ceremony started with a minute silence for victims of the January tragedy. Addressing the ceremony, Ambassador Latif Gandilov briefed the event participants ...
20 January tragedy victims commemorated in Korea

20 January tragedy victims commemorated in Korea

21.01.2016 [12:17]
The Embassy of Azerbaijan in the Republic of Korea has hosted an event commemorating the 26th anniversary of 20 January tragedy. The ceremony, which brought together Korea's public and political figures, journalists ...
Diplomatic Star magazine highlights Bloody January events

Diplomatic Star magazine highlights Bloody January events

20.01.2016 [14:20]
Islamabad-based Diplomatic Star magazine has published an article on the Bloody January events in Azerbaijan. “The Republic of Azerbaijan commemorates the 26th anniversary of the defining moment in its history. On January 20t, 1990 ...
Azerbaijan observes moment of silence for Black January victims    <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Azerbaijan observes moment of silence for Black January victims VIDEO

20.01.2016 [12:01]
A state-wide moment of silence was observed for the Black January victims today at 12:00 (local time) across Azerbaijan. Ships, cars, and trains sounded sirens throughout the country to remember victims of the January 20, 1990 tragedy. ...
Japanese World Investors TV broadcasts program about Bloody January tragedy

Japanese World Investors TV broadcasts program about Bloody January tragedy

19.01.2016 [13:12]
Japanese “World Investors TV” internet television has broadcast a program about the 20 January tragedy. The program featured chairman of the Foreign Students Organization Alibay Mammadov and AZERTAC`s correspondent to Japan Vugar ...
January 20 victims commemorated in Berlin

January 20 victims commemorated in Berlin

19.01.2016 [11:08]
A commemoration ceremony to mark the 26th anniversary of the 20 January tragedy was organized in the Azerbaijan Embassy in Germany. The event was attended by employees of the Foreign Ministry of Germany, representatives of political ...
January 20 tragedy commemorated in Los Angeles

January 20 tragedy commemorated in Los Angeles

23.01.2015 [22:30]
Azerbaijan`s Consulate General in Los Angeles has hosted a commemorative event on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the January 20 tragedy. Attendees of the event, including consul generals of foreign countries, scientific and cultural figures, Hollywood producers, professors of local universities ...
Azerbaijani Embassy in Japan releases statement on January 20 tragedy

Azerbaijani Embassy in Japan releases statement on January 20 tragedy

22.01.2015 [21:30]
The Embassy of Azerbaijan in Japan has released a statement on the 25th anniversary of the January 20 tragedy. The statement says: “Today, Azerbaijani people observe silence to commemorate their citizens killed on the last breath ...
Columbian “TNN” news portal issues article “Azerbaijan, January 20, 1990”

Columbian “TNN” news portal issues article “Azerbaijan, January 20, 1990”

21.01.2015 [19:52]
Columbian “TNN” news portal has issued an article entitled “Azerbaijan, January 20, 1990”. The author noted starting from 70s Azerbaijan rapidly developed in the fields of economy, culture and science and became one of the important ally countries in the former USSR. The author mentioned ...
Anniversary of 20 January tragedy commemorated in Kazakhstan

Anniversary of 20 January tragedy commemorated in Kazakhstan

21.01.2015 [19:46]
Azerbaijan`s Embassy to Kazakhstan jointly with Kazakh Azerbaijanis Culture Centre have organized a commemoration event to mark the 25th anniversary of the Bloody January tragedy. The event brought together members of Azerbaijani Diaspora in Aktau, scientists, and journalists. ...
Iranian Mehr News Agency writes about January 20 tragedy

Iranian Mehr News Agency writes about January 20 tragedy

21.01.2015 [19:26]
Iranian Mehr News Agency has issued an article on the January 20 tragedy. The author highlighted the history of the tragedy, saying on January 19-20, 1990, the soviet troops invaded Baku and killed innocent citizens. That night more than 700 people were wounded, and 147, including 6 Russians, 3 Tatars and 3 Jews were killed. ...
The Jakarta Post: Black January in the history of Azerbaijan

The Jakarta Post: Black January in the history of Azerbaijan

21.01.2015 [19:14]
The Jakarta Post newspaper has posted an article headlined “Black January in the history of Azerbaijan”. The author noted that using the mixed-up situation in the former Soviet Union in the second half of 1980, Armenian nationalists came to the decision to connect Azerbaijan`s Nagorno-Karabakh ...
Azerbaijan`s Embassy in Moscow organizes commemorative event dedicated to Black January tragedy   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Azerbaijan`s Embassy in Moscow organizes commemorative event dedicated to Black January tragedy VIDEO

21.01.2015 [17:57]
The Azerbaijani Embassy in the Russian Federation has organized a commemorative event on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Black January tragedy. The attendees first put flowers at a bas-relief of Azerbaijan`s national leader Heydar Aliyev and a stand with names of shahids. A minute ...
Azerbaijani students in Glasgow commemorate victims of January 20 tragedy

Azerbaijani students in Glasgow commemorate victims of January 20 tragedy

21.01.2015 [15:30]
Azerbaijani students, studying at the University of Glasgow, UK have held a commemorative event called "My name is January 20", dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the January 20 tragedy. According to the Azerbaijan Student Youth Organizations' Union (ASYOU), as part of the campaign, foreigners studying together with ...