Press service of Foreign Affairs Ministry reports
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Azerbaijan Republic welcomes release from captivity of the staff of consulate general of Turkey in the Iraqi city of Mosul and members of their families, congratulates in this regard the staff of consulate ...

Israeli Ambassador: “The policy of tolerance, inter-cultural and interreligious dialogue is successfully continued in Azerbaijan by President Ilham Aliyev”

23.09.2014 [12:04]
The Jewish News Agency (JNA) posted an article dealing with the joint program realized by the Embassy of Azerbaijan in the United States and the Embassy of Israel in Azerbaijan. The article says: “To tell the truth about the Azerbaijani-Israeli relations and about the ...

Armenian armed forces continue violating ceasefire with Azerbaijan

23.09.2014 [11:25]
Subunits of the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire with Azerbaijan in Shuraabad, Bash Garvand villages of Aghdam region, Tap Garagoyunlu village of Goranboy region, Kuropatkino village of Khojavand and nameless hills of Goygol ...

British MP supports the Many Happy Returns campaign

23.09.2014 [10:29]
British leading Liberal Democrat Peer Baroness Manzoor CBE expressed her support for the Many Happy Returns (MHR) campaign at www.manyhappyreturnsidp.com. Baroness Manzoor commented: “Good luck to MHR in raising awareness of this situation. I ...

President of Turkmenistan receives President of SOCAR

22.09.2014 [20:45]
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow has received President of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Rovnag Abdullayev. Rovnag Abdullayev conveyed sincere greetings and wishes of President Ilham Aliyev to the President and the people of Turkmenistan. ...

Azerbaijani servicemen to attend international events

22.09.2014 [20:27]
Representatives of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces will attend “Eternity–2014” Computer Aided Command Post Exercise in Tbilisi, Georgia from September ...
The Huffington Post: “The UK must take a more pro-active stance on the Nagorno Karabakh issue”

The Huffington Post: “The UK must take a more pro-active stance on the Nagorno Karabakh issue”

22.09.2014 [20:25]
The Huffington Post has published an article titled: “The UK must take a more pro-active stance on the Nagorno Karabakh issue”. Written by Director of Faith Matters Fiyaz Mughal NGO, the article says: “Mention Azerbaijan and many will not have heard about the country in the UK or some may think ...
Azerbaijani and Turkish military air forces continue joint exercises

Azerbaijani and Turkish military air forces continue joint exercises

22.09.2014 [20:20]
Azerbaijani and Turkish military air forces continue the joint exercises, the Defense Ministry’s press service said. Turkish Air Force pilots together with Azerbaijani pilots carried out flights by two-seat MiG-29 aircrafts in order to familiarize with the condition in the reserve aerodromes, air navigation on route, departure and landing strips of the military ...
Swedish queen meets representatives of Nizami Ganjavi International Centre

Swedish queen meets representatives of Nizami Ganjavi International Centre

22.09.2014 [20:05]
Queen Silvia of Sweden has met representatives of the Nizami Ganjavi International Centre in Geneva. Board members Walter Fust, Farida Allaghi and Rovshan Muradov attended the meeting. The meeting featured exchange of views on activity of Azerbaijani great poet ...

Visa regime between Nakhchivan and Iran simplified

22.09.2014 [18:34]
Iranian nationals visiting Nakhchivan receive a 15-day visa at Jolfa and Poldasht borders as of September 20. According to the Azerbaijani consulate general in Tabriz, the visa is made available to ...

Azerbaijan to be represented at the UNHCR’s Executive Committee session

22.09.2014 [17:15]
The 65th session of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Executive Committee will be convened through September 29 – October 3 in Geneva, Switzerland. At the event, Azerbaijan is to be represented by Mr.Ali Hasanov, Vice-Premier, Chairman of the State Committee for Refugees and IDPs of Azerbaijan Republic, and the Head of the ...
Southern Gas Corridor and the Contract of the Century ‘extremely important for the energy security of Europe’

Southern Gas Corridor and the Contract of the Century ‘extremely important for the energy security of Europe’

22.09.2014 [17:08]
Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs of the U.S. Department of State Amos Hochstein has said both the Southern Gas Corridor and the Contract of the Century are extremely important for the energy security ...

Azerbaijani FM to attend 69th session of UN General Assembly

22.09.2014 [16:26]
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has headed to the USA where he will attend the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly. The Azerbaijani FM will address General Debate of the session, and hold several bilateral and ...
There is zero tolerance of anti-Semitism in Azerbaijan, Israeli Ambassador

There is zero tolerance of anti-Semitism in Azerbaijan, Israeli Ambassador

22.09.2014 [15:45]
Israeli Ambassador in Baku Rafael Harpaz has said there is zero tolerance of anti-Semitism in Azerbaijan. “Azerbaijan can be a model for other countries in terms of attitude towards Jews,” said the Ambassador as he attended a workshop dealing with Azerbaijani-Israeli relations ...

Armenian armed forces continue violating ceasefire with Azerbaijan

22.09.2014 [12:11]
Subunits of the Armenian armed forces shattered ceasefire with Azerbaijan near Yusifjanli village of Aghdam region and nameless hills of Goranboy ...
Los Angeles celebrates the 20th anniversary of the Contract of the Century

Los Angeles celebrates the 20th anniversary of the Contract of the Century

20.09.2014 [20:51]
On September 18, the Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles and the School of Engineering of the University of Southern California (USC) co-hosted an event dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the Contract of the Century. The Contract of the Century is a $7.4 billion production sharing agreement ...
Situation in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan to be discussed at 69th regular session of UN General Assembly

Situation in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan to be discussed at 69th regular session of UN General Assembly

20.09.2014 [20:30]
An item on the situation in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan has been included in the agenda of the 69th regular session of the United Nations General Assembly. ...
Greek Prime Minister ends visit to Azerbaijan

Greek Prime Minister ends visit to Azerbaijan

20.09.2014 [17:28]
Prime Minister of Greece Antonis Samaras has today completed his visit to Azerbaijan. At the Heydar Aliyev International Airport decorated with the national flags of the two ...
New members of Nizami Ganjavi International Center to visit Azerbaijan

New members of Nizami Ganjavi International Center to visit Azerbaijan

20.09.2014 [17:23]
Executive director of the Nizami Ganjavi International Center Rovshan Muradov holds a number of meetings in order to prepare for the third Global Shared Societies Forum in April 2015, on the 40th anniversary of Helsinki Final Act at the first CSCE Summit of the Heads of State. Representative of the organization met with Yves Leterme, former Prime Minister of ...