CIS expert group negotiates documents on formation of common labor market
The CIS Executive Committee in Minsk hosted a meeting of the expert group on the harmonization of the project of the concept of the formation of a common labor market and regulation of labor migration of CIS member states and the priority actions for the formation ...
Defense Ministry: Azerbaijani armed forces have never fired on civilians and civilian facilities

Defense Ministry: Azerbaijani armed forces have never fired on civilians and civilian facilities

12.02.2016 [17:02]
"The Azerbaijani armed forces, unlike Armenians, have never fired on civilians and civil facilities in compliance with the principles and norms of the international humanitarian law," Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has told AZERTAC in response to the Armenian ...
Azerbaijani armed forces annihilate another Armenian reconnaissance-raiding group

Azerbaijani armed forces annihilate another Armenian reconnaissance-raiding group

12.02.2016 [12:46]
"The Azerbaijani armed forces have prevented another attempt by an Armenian reconnaissance-raiding group to cross the contact line in several directions on the night of February 12," a statement released by the Azerbaijani ...
Araz Azimov: "Delay in the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict has a negative impact on regional security"

Araz Azimov: "Delay in the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict has a negative impact on regional security"

12.02.2016 [10:28]
Azerbaijani Deputy Foreign Minister Araz Azimov has addressed the OSCE Permanent Council in Vienna. In his address he spoke about current security challenges in the South Caucasus and stressed the need to revitalize the Minsk Group for the peaceful ...
Event highlighting Azerbaijani-EU relations held in Belgium

Event highlighting Azerbaijani-EU relations held in Belgium

11.02.2016 [20:52]
An event titled “Azerbaijan-EU relations: Challenges and opportunities” has been held at the European Policy Centre, Brussels, Belgium. The event saw speeches by Dirk Schuebel, Head of the Division for Bilateral Relations with the Eastern Partnership Countries, EEAS ...
Secretary General of OSCE PA sends letter of gratitude to Deputy Speaker of Azerbaijan`s Parliament

Secretary General of OSCE PA sends letter of gratitude to Deputy Speaker of Azerbaijan`s Parliament

11.02.2016 [20:14]
Secretary General of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly Roberto Montella has sent a letter of gratitude to Deputy Speaker of Azerbaijani Parliament, head of the country`s delegation to OSCE PA Bahar Muradova ...
Swedish FM: Studying Azerbaijan’s experience in dealing with refugee problems is important

Swedish FM: Studying Azerbaijan’s experience in dealing with refugee problems is important

11.02.2016 [18:12]
Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom has said her country attaches particular importance to studying Azerbaijan`s experience in tackling problems of refugees. “Sweden ranks first in Europe for the number of refugees per capita. Majority of refugees who seek ...
Delegation of Azerbaijani parliament visits Israeli Knesset

Delegation of Azerbaijani parliament visits Israeli Knesset

11.02.2016 [17:16]
A group of Azerbaijani parliamentarians paid an official three-day visit to Israel. The delegation, which included MPs Samad Seyidov, Asim Mollazade, Yevda Abramov, Sevinj Fataliyeva and head of the Israeli Center in Baku Emilia Khudiyeva, visited the Israeli Knesset ...
Russian Foreign Ministry: Moscow won’t do anything to worsen relations with Baku

Russian Foreign Ministry: Moscow won’t do anything to worsen relations with Baku

11.02.2016 [17:00]
Russia will not do anything that could worsen relations between Moscow and Baku, Maria Zakharova, spokeswoman for the Russian Foreign Ministry, said responding to a question about the request of the State Duma members about the termination of the agreement between Turkey and Russia ...
Azerbaijan, African Union discuss cooperation prospects

Azerbaijan, African Union discuss cooperation prospects

11.02.2016 [16:56]
Azerbaijan`s Permanent Representative to the African Union, Ambassador Elman Abdullayev has met the African Union Commissioner for Economic Affairs Anthony Mothae Maruping to discuss prospects for cooperation between the two country and the organization ...
Armenians violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 125 times throughout the day

Armenians violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 125 times throughout the day

11.02.2016 [11:20]
The situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense as the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire a total of 125 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry said. The ceasefire was violated in Talish, Gulustan villages in Goranboy region, Goyarkh, Chilaburt ...
Azerbaijan`s Deputy FM holds meetings in Germany

Azerbaijan`s Deputy FM holds meetings in Germany

10.02.2016 [21:01]
Azerbaijan`s Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Khalaf Khalafov, as part of his trip to Germany, has met Andreas Peschke, German Foreign Office Director for Eastern Europe, South Caucasus and Central Asia and Knut Abraham, the head of the department on bilateral relations ...
Iran`s Embassy celebrates 37th anniversary of victory of Islamic Revolution

Iran`s Embassy celebrates 37th anniversary of victory of Islamic Revolution

10.02.2016 [20:49]
The Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Baku celebrated the 37th anniversary of the victory of the Islamic Revolution. Iranian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Mohsun Pakayin highlighting the development of Iran's revolution over the past 37 years noted that ...
“Azerbaijan keen to expand relations with Latin American countries”

“Azerbaijan keen to expand relations with Latin American countries”

10.02.2016 [20:20]
Azerbaijani Minister of Foreign Affairs Elmar Mammadyarov has expressed his country`s keenness to expand relations with Latin American countries as he met with incoming Colombian Ambassador Marta Ines Galindo Pena. He stressed the importance of the Embassy`s role in ...
Chairman of Caucasian Muslims Office meets Swedish FM

Chairman of Caucasian Muslims Office meets Swedish FM

10.02.2016 [19:49]
Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office Sheikhulislam Allahshukur Pasazade has met Sweden's Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom. Prior to the meeting, the Swedish Minister has today visited the Tazapir Mosque in Baku. She was informed about the reconstruction work ...
Ambassador: We are interested in expanding cooperation between Egyptian media and AZERTAC

Ambassador: We are interested in expanding cooperation between Egyptian media and AZERTAC

10.02.2016 [18:21]
Egyptian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Suzanne Mouh Gamil said they were interested in broadening cooperation between Egyptian media and AZERTAC as she met the agency`s Director General Aslan Aslanov. The Ambassador said arranging reciprocal visits of journalists, publication of joint photo ...
Regular meeting of CIS Council of Permanent Representatives held in Minsk

Regular meeting of CIS Council of Permanent Representatives held in Minsk

10.02.2016 [17:26]
CIS Executive Committee in Minsk hosted a regular meeting of the Council of Permanent Plenipotentiary Representatives of CIS states members with the statutory and other bodies of the Commonwealth. They drew up a draft agenda of a meeting of CIS Council of Foreign Ministers ...
Azerbaijan, Sweden sign convention

Azerbaijan, Sweden sign convention

10.02.2016 [16:59]
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammaryarov and Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom have signed a convention for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income ...
Swedish FM visits Alley of Martyrs

Swedish FM visits Alley of Martyrs

10.02.2016 [13:42]
Sweden's Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom has today visited the Alley of Martyrs to commemorate Azerbaijani heroes who gave their lives for the country's independence and territorial integrity ...