Azerbaijani first lady Mehriban Aliyeva elected as honorary citizen of Bulgarian city of Veliko Tarnovo
Azerbaijan’s first lady, president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva has been elected as an honorary citizen of the Bulgarian city of Veliko Tarnovo, the city commune said on its website. Veliko Tarnovo`s Mayor Daniel Panov`s proposal to elect the Azerbaijani first lady ...
Exercise of Naval Forces ends

Exercise of Naval Forces ends

25.08.2016 [20:35]
The exercise of Naval Forces has today ended. The exercise, which involved about 3,000 servicemen, more than 30 warships, boats, up to 20 combat aircrafts, helicopters and more than 20 rocket and artillery units was carried out in several stages ...
Azerbaijani MPs to visit Turkey

Azerbaijani MPs to visit Turkey

25.08.2016 [18:50]
An Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation led by Speaker Ogtay Asadov will pay a visit to Turkey to attend the opening ceremony of a third bridge linking the European and Asian continents in Istanbul. The Yavuz Sultan Selim bridge, built above the Bosphorus, was named after 16th century Ottoman Sultan Selim ...
Armenian armed units violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 13 times throughout the day   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Armenian armed units violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 13 times throughout the day VIDEO

25.08.2016 [11:00]
The Armenian armed units shattered ceasefire with Azerbaijan a total of 13 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry said. Armenian armed forces subjected to fire the positions of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces ...
Head of Religious Community of Mountain Jews receives Shohrat Order   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Head of Religious Community of Mountain Jews receives Shohrat Order VIDEO

24.08.2016 [21:14]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev signed an Order to confer “Shohrat” (Glory) Order upon head of the Religious Community of Mountain Jews Milih Yevdayev. He received the order in a ceremony organized today by the State Committee for Work with Religious Associations ...
The Huffington Post article hails multiculturalism and tolerance in Azerbaijan

The Huffington Post article hails multiculturalism and tolerance in Azerbaijan

24.08.2016 [20:36]
The Huffington Post has published an article by deputy director of the U.S.-based Simon Wiesenthal Center Rabbi Abraham Cooper headlined “Finding a Multifaith Model in A Secular Muslim Society”. In his article, Abraham Cooper says Azerbaijan “stands out for its embrace of multiculturalism and protection of the rights of its citizens to be able to leave their homes on Friday ...
CIS FMs to convene in Moscow

CIS FMs to convene in Moscow

24.08.2016 [19:18]
The Russian capital of Moscow will host a meeting of the CIS Foreign Ministers Council on September 2. The FMs will discuss the agenda of the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly ...
Live-fire stage of exercise held in Naval Forces

Live-fire stage of exercise held in Naval Forces

24.08.2016 [19:17]
According to the instruction of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev and in accordance with the approved plan of combat readiness the next stage of exercise with live-fire is held in the Naval Forces. Exercise involved about 3,000 servicemen ...
Azerbaijan reaffirms ‘continued’ support of UN efforts to encourage inter-cultural and inter-faith dialogue

Azerbaijan reaffirms ‘continued’ support of UN efforts to encourage inter-cultural and inter-faith dialogue

24.08.2016 [12:32]
Azerbaijani Ambassador to Ethiopia Elman Abdullayev has reaffirmed his country`s readiness to continue supporting efforts of the United Nations towards promoting inter-cultural and inter-faith dialogue as he presented his credentials to Director-General of the ...
Armenian armed units violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 18 times throughout the day

Armenian armed units violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 18 times throughout the day

24.08.2016 [10:36]
The Armenian armed units shattered ceasefire with Azerbaijan a total of 18 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry said. The ceasefire was also violated in Yusifjanli village of Agdam region, Chilaburt village in Tartar ...
Ramil Hasanov: Turkic Council may be granted the status of observer under the United Nations

Ramil Hasanov: Turkic Council may be granted the status of observer under the United Nations

24.08.2016 [10:30]
“We hope that the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic Council) is going to be granted the status of observer under the United Nations,” Turkic Council Secretary General Ramil Hasanov said at the news conference ...
Egon Juttner: “Resolutions of Security Council are unambiguous and show clearly which steps have to be taken to end Nagorno-Karabakh conflict”

Egon Juttner: “Resolutions of Security Council are unambiguous and show clearly which steps have to be taken to end Nagorno-Karabakh conflict”

23.08.2016 [19:31]
Member of the German Bundestag, Professor. Dr. Egon Juttner has issued a statement on the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. The statement reads: “The United Nations are mediating in this conflict for many years. The resolutions of the Security Council ...
We plan to set up polling stations in 40 countries, Foreign Ministry spokesman

We plan to set up polling stations in 40 countries, Foreign Ministry spokesman

23.08.2016 [17:09]
Spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Hikmat Hajiyev has said polling stations will be set up in 40 countries when Azerbaijan will vote in a referendum on constitutional amendments next month. “In accordance with Azerbaijan`s Constitution and the Election Code ...
Azerbaijani servicemen join NATO`s ADAMS courses

Azerbaijani servicemen join NATO`s ADAMS courses

23.08.2016 [12:43]
NATO has launched courses on “Allied Deployment and Movement System” (ADAMS) for officers of its member and partner countries. Representatives of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces are also attending ...
Development of cooperation between Turkic Council and Azerbaijan discussed

Development of cooperation between Turkic Council and Azerbaijan discussed

23.08.2016 [11:33]
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met the Secretary General of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States Ramil Hasanov. At the meeting, the sides expressed satisfaction with the development of cooperation between ...
23 years passed since Azerbaijan's Fuzuli and Jabrayil districts occupied by Armenia

23 years passed since Azerbaijan's Fuzuli and Jabrayil districts occupied by Armenia

23.08.2016 [11:28]
Today marks the 23rd anniversary of the occupation of Azerbaijan's Fuzuli and Jabrayil districts by the Armenian armed forces. The enemy forces occupied the entire Jabrayil district and over 90 percent (1,256 sq. km. or 50 villages) of Fuzuli district, leaving ...
Armenian armed units violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 17 times throughout the day

Armenian armed units violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 17 times throughout the day

23.08.2016 [10:58]
The Armenian armed units shattered ceasefire with Azerbaijan a total of 17 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry said. Armenian armed forces, located in Armenia`s nameless hills in Krasnoselsk region subjected to fire the ...
Naval Forces began command and staff exercise

Naval Forces began command and staff exercise

22.08.2016 [17:21]
According to the instruction of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev and in accordance with the approved plan of combat readiness Naval Forces started command and staff exercises ...
Egypt’s ‘Al-Watan’ writes on Azerbaijan’s progress

Egypt’s ‘Al-Watan’ writes on Azerbaijan’s progress

22.08.2016 [13:12]
Azerbaijan’s consul in Egypt Emil Rahimov gave an interview to the country’s ‘Al-Watan’ newspaper. The consul noted the importance of the bilateral relations between the two countries, gave detailed information about the ...