Azerbaijan, Georgia to host 2017 women's European Volleyball Championship
Azerbaijan and Georgia will add another chapter to the history of European Volleyball by hosting the 2017 women’s European Championship. Azerbaijan and Georgia will welcome Europe’s flagship event for the first time in history ...
AzerTAc photo correspondent wins 7th Tashkent International Photo Biennale

AzerTAc photo correspondent wins 7th Tashkent International Photo Biennale

16.10.2014 [15:31]
Photo correspondent of Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency (AzerTAc) Ilgar Jafarov has won the 7th Tashkent International Photo Biennale. His “The cry of a heart or a lost childhood” photo series earned him a gold medal in ...

DECLARATION of the 4th Baku International Humanitarian Forum

03.10.2014 [19:10]
We, politicians, scholars and representatives of culture, international organizations, civil society and the mass media from a variety of countries, assembled in Baku on 2–3 October 2014 at the IV Baku International Humanitarian Forum, welcoming the creation of the Baku International Centre of Multiculturalism; taking into account the growing significance of international humanitarian ...
Fourth Baku International Humanitarian Forum kicks off<BR>President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attended an official opening ceremony of the Forum <span style="color:#ff0000">[ Updated]</span>   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Fourth Baku International Humanitarian Forum kicks off
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attended an official opening ceremony of the Forum [ Updated] VIDEO

02.10.2014 [10:30]
The 4th Baku International Humanitarian Forum has started at the Heydar Aliyev Centre. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and his spouse Mehriban Aliyeva attended an official opening ceremony of the Forum. The Baku International Humanitarian Forum represents an authoritative platform for the ...
Central Clinical Hospital implanted transcatheter prosthetic aortic heart valves for first time in Azerbaijan

Central Clinical Hospital implanted transcatheter prosthetic aortic heart valves for first time in Azerbaijan

23.09.2014 [12:29]
The Central Clinical Hospital has implanted transcatheter prosthetic aortic heart valves for the first time in Azerbaijan. Chief Physician of the hospital, a heart surgeon Kamran Musayev and his team carried out the operation. Disease of heart valves is widespread in Azerbaijan. Recently Azerbaijan achieved ...
Baku to stage quarter-finals plus three group games of UEFA EURO 2020

Baku to stage quarter-finals plus three group games of UEFA EURO 2020

19.09.2014 [17:07]
The UEFA Executive Committee has appointed in Geneva, Switzerland, the 13 host associations for UEFA EURO 2020, with Azerbaijan staging the quarter-finals plus three group games in Baku. Other 12 host associations, selected from 19 applications, are: England/London – semi-finals and final ...
Sudan recognizes Khojaly massacre as an act of genocide

Sudan recognizes Khojaly massacre as an act of genocide

08.09.2014 [21:24]
The Foreign Affairs Committee of Sudan`s National Assembly has made a statement describing the Khojaly tragedy as an act of genocide. The statement recognizes “the mass massacre of Azerbaijani civilians in the town of Khojaly in February 1992 as an act of genocide and crime against humanity in accordance ...
Heydar Aliyev Center hosts event dedicated to presentation of National Geographic Azerbaijan magazine

Heydar Aliyev Center hosts event dedicated to presentation of National Geographic Azerbaijan magazine

03.09.2014 [19:42]
The Heydar Aliyev Center has today hosted an event dedicated to the presentation of “National Geographic Azerbaijan magazine”. “National Geographic Azerbaijan” debuts with the September 2014 issue, which leads with a feature on “Colors of Azerbaijan”. Issued with the support of Vice President of the Heydar Aliyev ...

Azerbaijan improves its position in competitiveness rankings

03.09.2014 [17:41]
The World Economic Forum (WEF) has released its Global Competitiveness Report (GCR) for 2014 - 2015 on September 3 in Geneva. The report identifies that Azerbaijan continues to move up in the list and placed in 38th position out of 144 economies by improving one rank as compared to 2013. Azerbaijan ...
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrives in Azerbaijan for official visit

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrives in Azerbaijan for official visit

02.09.2014 [22:59]
President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan has today arrived in Azerbaijan for an official visit. A guard of honor was lined up for the Turkish President at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport decorated with the national flags of the two countries. ...
Head of Azerbaijani Presidential Administration chairs meeting to discuss the country`s information security

Head of Azerbaijani Presidential Administration chairs meeting to discuss the country`s information security

29.08.2014 [23:17]
Azerbaijan`s information security has today been discussed at a meeting chaired by chief of the Presidential Administration Ramiz Mehdiyev, which involved heads of the government information bodies and the country`s media leaders. Participants in the meeting included deputy head of the Presidential Administration ...

President Ilham Aliyev phones Turkish PM Ahmet Davutoglu

29.08.2014 [16:46]
On August 29, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev made a telephone call to Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu. The head of state congratulated Ahmet Davutoglu on his appointment as Prime Minister of ...

“Nagorno-Karabakh: history read through sources” book published in Moscow

“Nagorno-Karabakh: history read through sources” book published in Moscow

28.08.2014 [16:40]
“Nagorno-Karabakh: history read through sources” book narrating on the history of the Nagorno-Karabakh dispute by full member of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences Ramiz Mehdiyev has been published in Moscow. The book digs into historical sources from the antique period up until present day, causes of the conflict. It clearly indicates to Nagorno-Karabakh’s belonging to the Azerbaijani ...
Azerbaijan`s Consulate General in Los Angeles: California Legislature panders to the Armenian lobby and disregards America's national interests

Azerbaijan`s Consulate General in Los Angeles: California Legislature panders to the Armenian lobby and disregards America's national interests

28.08.2014 [12:22]
Azerbaijan`s Consulate General in Los Angeles has released a statement on California Legislature`s racist anti-Azerbaijani resolution AJR 32 on Nagorno-Karabakh. “The racist anti-Azerbaijani resolution AJR 32 on Nagorno-Karabakh has been on the ...
Davutoglu elected leader of Turkey's ruling AKP party

Davutoglu elected leader of Turkey's ruling AKP party

27.08.2014 [20:12]
Turkey's Prime Minister-in-waiting Ahmet Davutoglu has been elected leader of the ruling Justice and Development Party, according to Anadoly Agency. Davutoglu, who has been serving as foreign minister since 2009, was elected Thursday with the votes of 1,382 delegates at an extraordinary congress of the party, known as AK Party ...
Roll Call: “Congress Should Stop Using Taxpayer Money to Fund Radio Free Europe's Attacks on Our Allies”

Roll Call: “Congress Should Stop Using Taxpayer Money to Fund Radio Free Europe's Attacks on Our Allies”

27.08.2014 [14:20]
The US-based Roll Call newspaper has published an article by former breaking news editor for The Jerusalem Post, former editor-in-chief of the Baltimore Jewish Times, and current senior writer/editor for Netsmart Maayan Jaffe. Headlined “Congress Should Stop Using Taxpayer Money to Fund Radio Free Europe's ...
President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva honored with Kuwaiti high state award

President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva honored with Kuwaiti high state award

21.08.2014 [13:35]
President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, UNESCO and ISESCO Goodwill Ambassador Mehriban Aliyeva has been honored with a high state award of the State of Kuwait. Issued by chair of the Kuwaiti Women's Affairs Committee Sheikha Latifa Al-Fahad Al-Salem ...
A joint meeting of the Presidents of Azerbaijan, Russia and Armenia was held in Sochi <span style="color:#ff0000">[ Updated]</span>   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

A joint meeting of the Presidents of Azerbaijan, Russia and Armenia was held in Sochi [ Updated] VIDEO

10.08.2014 [17:56]
A joint meeting of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and President of the Republic of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan has been held at the Bocharov Ruchey residence in Sochi. ...
Azerbaijani Embassy in Washington calls on the international community to consider sanctions against Armenia

Azerbaijani Embassy in Washington calls on the international community to consider sanctions against Armenia

06.08.2014 [12:00]
“The international community should consider sanctions against Armenia to reinforce its stance against the country's increasingly violent acts and its illegal occupation of Azerbaijani territory,” Azerbaijan`s Embassy to the United States has said in a statement ...