Iranian Vice-President for Women and Family Affairs arrives in Baku
Iran`s Vice-President for Women and Family Affairs Shahindokht Molaverdi has arrived in Baku. She will attend the 5th Ministerial Conference on the Role of Women in the Development of the OIC Member States ...
Albanian Parliament Speaker embarks on Azerbaijan visit

Albanian Parliament Speaker embarks on Azerbaijan visit

19.10.2014 [21:50]
Chairman of the Albanian Parliament Ilir Meta has arrived in Azerbaijan for an official visit. At the Heydar Aliyev International Airport, he was welcomed by a delegation of Azerbaijani officials led by first deputy chairman of the Parliament Ziyafet Asgarov ...

HRWF study says Azerbaijan is a ‘model’ of tolerance

19.10.2014 [15:01]
A major new report by Human Rights Without Frontiers has hailed Azerbaijan as a “model” of tolerance and multiculturalism for neighbouring countries. The study by HRWF, a leading Brussels-based NGO, includes interviews undertaken with 15 ethnic minorities in the country. ...

Anniversary of Azerbaijan’s independence in Pakistani spotlight

19.10.2014 [14:18]
Pakistani Centreline jounral and “DNA” news agency have published an article titled “23rd anniversary of Azerbaijan’s Independence”. The article says: “Azerbaijan celebrates Independence Day on October 18. Exactly 23 years ago, after the adoption of the Constitutional Act ...
Foreign Policy News: Ordubad: an ancient city in the heart of Eurasia

Foreign Policy News: Ordubad: an ancient city in the heart of Eurasia

19.10.2014 [14:00]
The US news portal Foreign Policy News has issued an articled titled “Ordubad: an ancient city in the heart of Eurasia” by Peter Tase, a research scholar of International Affairs, who attended the 4th Baku International Humanitarian Forum and visited the country`s Ordubad region. ...

Azerbaijan`s Honorary Consulate opens in Kharkiv

19.10.2014 [13:22]
Azerbaijan has opened its Honorary Consulate in the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv. Speaking to the opening ceremony, Azerbaijan`s Ambassador Eynulla Madatli said President Ilham Aliyev pays special importance to expanding and deepening bilateral relations with Ukraine. ...
Milwaukee County recognizes October 18, 2014 as 23rd anniversary of Azerbaijan`s independence

Milwaukee County recognizes October 18, 2014 as 23rd anniversary of Azerbaijan`s independence

19.10.2014 [12:44]
Milwaukee County, the State of Wisconsin, the USA has adopted an Executive Proclamation recognizing October 18, 2014 as the 23rd Anniversary of the Independence of The Republic of Azerbaijan. ...

Armenians violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 11 times throughout the day

18.10.2014 [12:46]
The situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense as the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire a total of 11 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defence Ministry said. The ceasefire was violated in nameless hills of Tovuz region, Shuraabad village of Aghdam ...

President Ilham Aliyev issues Order to pardon group of convicts

18.10.2014 [11:18]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order pardoning a group of convicts. The Order says the decision to pardon the convicts was taken after considering appeals of several convicts, their family members, the Commissioner for Human Rights, human rights ...

Azerbaijani Prime Minister meets participants of international conference

18.10.2014 [11:15]
Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Artur Rasizade has met participants of an international conference titled “Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line – new opportunities for the development of the historical Great Silk Road” ...
Azerbaijani-Egyptian relations ‘have ancient history’   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Azerbaijani-Egyptian relations ‘have ancient history’ VIDEO

17.10.2014 [23:10]
Director General of Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency (AzerTAc) Aslan Aslanov has said Azerbaijani-Egyptian relations had ancient history. “Politicians, scholars and cultural figures contribute to the development and enrichment of these ties,” said Mr. Aslanov as he met head of the Department of Arabic Language at ...
Deputy Head of Presidential Administration: With is unfounded statements US Department of State wants to spoil Azerbaijan`s international image

Deputy Head of Presidential Administration: With is unfounded statements US Department of State wants to spoil Azerbaijan`s international image

17.10.2014 [20:45]
On October 15, the US Department of State`s spokesperson made another groundless statement on Azerbaijan. AzerTAc asked Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration of the Republic of Azerbaijan, head of the Administration`s Foreign Relations Department Novruz Mammadov to comment on the issue ...
Riyad Al Maliki hails Palestine`s relations with Azerbaijan

Riyad Al Maliki hails Palestine`s relations with Azerbaijan

17.10.2014 [16:14]
Palestinian Foreign Affairs Minister Riyad Al Maliki has praised his country`s ties with Azerbaijan as he met chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office Sheikhulislam Allahshukur Pashazade in Baku. “Our countries maintain good relations in a variety of areas,” he said, adding his visit would contribute to the deepening of the bilateral relations ...

Armenians violate ceasefire with Azerbaijan 14 times throughout the day

17.10.2014 [13:03]
The situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense as the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire a total of 14 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defence Ministry said. ...
Two missile patrol boats of Russia's Caspian Sea fleet arrive in Baku

Two missile patrol boats of Russia's Caspian Sea fleet arrive in Baku

16.10.2014 [20:57]
Two vessels of Russia's Caspian Sea fleet have arrived in Baku. A ceremony to welcome Dagestan and Grad Sviyazhsk missile patrol boats involved representatives of the Azerbaijani Navy and staffers of the Russian Embassy. During their stay in Baku, officers and personnel of the vessels will visit the grave of national ...
Azerbaijani first lady Mehriban Aliyeva visits BEGOC office

Azerbaijani first lady Mehriban Aliyeva visits BEGOC office

16.10.2014 [20:36]
Azerbaijani first lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, chairperson of the first European Games Organizing Committee Mehriban Aliyeva has visited the office of the Operation Committee of the first European Games (BEGOC). Minister of Youth and Sport Azad Rahimov and Chief Operating Officer of Baku 2015 Simon ...
Azerbaijani Deputy Prime Minister meets US delegation

Azerbaijani Deputy Prime Minister meets US delegation

16.10.2014 [18:53]
Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan, Chairman of the State Committee for Refugee and IDP Affairs Ali Hasanov has met Mission Director for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in Azerbaijan Brooke Isham and Deputy Chief ...
AzerTAc ‘wants’ to expand cooperation with Iranian news agencies   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

AzerTAc ‘wants’ to expand cooperation with Iranian news agencies VIDEO

16.10.2014 [18:50]
Director General of Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency (AzerTAc) Aslan Aslanov has said AzerTAc was interested in enhancing its cooperation with Iranian news agencies. “AzerTAc attaches particular importance to its relations with Iranian news agencies,” said Mr. Aslanov as he met a group of Iranian journalists who are on a visit in Baku. ...
Participants of international conference pay respect to national leader Heydar Aliyev and Azerbaijani heroes

Participants of international conference pay respect to national leader Heydar Aliyev and Azerbaijani heroes

16.10.2014 [17:43]
Participants of the international conference titled “The Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway - new opportunities for development of the historical Great Silk Road” have today visited the Alley of Honours to lay a wreath at the tomb of Azerbaijan’s national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev. ...