“Application of the European Convention on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms on national level and the role of national judges” international conference continues in Baku
“Application of the European Convention on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms on national level and the role of national judges” international conference has entered its second day in Baku. Co-organized by Azerbaijan`s Supreme Court and the Council of Europe, the conference is attended by judges and the President of the European Court of Human Rights ...

Iranian Youth and Sports Minister to visit Azerbaijan

25.10.2014 [13:47]
Iran`s Minister of Youth and Sports Mahmud Guderzi will embark on a visit to Azerbaijan. He will attend the First Global Forum on Youth Policies to take place on October 28-30. ...

Prof. James from USC: Azerbaijan is developing a significant identity as the crossroads for the developed and developing worlds

25.10.2014 [11:40]
Professor Patrick James of the University of Southern California, Director of Center for International Studies, gave an interview to Washington Bureau of AzerTAc following his recent visit to Azerbaijan ...

Armenian Armed Forces continue violating ceasefire with Azerbaijan

25.10.2014 [11:30]
The situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense as the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire a total of 28 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defence Ministry said. The ceasefire was violated in Ashagi Seyidahmadli, Horadiz, Qarakhanbeyli and Ashagi Veyselli villages in Fuzuli region, Yusifjanli village in ...

Kyrgyzstan to open embassy in Azerbaijan

24.10.2014 [22:10]
President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev has signed a decree to open embassy in Azerbaijan. ...
Azerbaijan, Council of Europe discuss cooperation

Azerbaijan, Council of Europe discuss cooperation

24.10.2014 [19:40]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Foreign Affairs Elmar Mammadyarov has today met a delegation led by President of the European Court of Human Rights Dean Spielmann. They stressed the importance of “Application of the European Convention on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms on national level and the role of national judges” international ...
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“Application of the European Convention on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms on national level and the role of national judges” international conference kicks off in Baku VIDEO

24.10.2014 [17:50]
“Application of the European Convention on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms on national level and the role of national judges” international conference has got underway in Baku. The conference is attended by judges and the President of the European Court ...
CoE Secretary General welcomes Azerbaijani President`s pardon decree

CoE Secretary General welcomes Azerbaijani President`s pardon decree

24.10.2014 [13:41]
Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjorn Jagland has hailed Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev`s recent decree to pardon a group of convicts. Mr. Jagland also welcomed dialogue built between the government ad civil society in the country through a working group on human rights, which has recently resumed its activities ...

Armenian Armed Forces continue violating ceasefire with Azerbaijan

24.10.2014 [12:16]
The situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense as the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire a total of 15 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defence Ministry said. The ceasefire was violated in Ashagi Seyidahmadli, ...

Joint Working Group on Human Rights resumes activities in Azerbaijan

24.10.2014 [11:25]
Joint Working Group on Human Rights has resumed its activities in Azerbaijan initiated by President Ilham Aliyev and Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland. Founded in 2005, the group halted its activities in 2008. The working group includes MPs, officials of the Presidential Administration, representatives ...

Deputy Speaker of Azerbaijani Parliament meets UNICEF country representative

23.10.2014 [22:17]
Deputy Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament Bahar Muradova has met UNICEF Representative in the country Andro Shilakadze. ...
German FM: We seek EU involvement in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict settlement

German FM: We seek EU involvement in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict settlement

23.10.2014 [22:10]
German Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs Frank-Walter Steinmeier has said his country wants to find a lasting solution to the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and seeks the European Union`s involvement in the dispute`s mediation along with the OSCE Minsk group. ...
Chairman of Nakhchivan`s Supreme Majlis meets governor of West Azerbaijan Province of Iran

Chairman of Nakhchivan`s Supreme Majlis meets governor of West Azerbaijan Province of Iran

23.10.2014 [21:50]
Chairman of the Supreme Majlis of the Autonomous Republic of Nakhchivan Vasif Talibov has met governor of the West Azerbaijan Province of Iran Gurbanali Saadat. Mr. Talibov hailed relations of Azerbaijan`s Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic with neighboring provinces in Iran. ...
Governors of Azerbaijani districts visit Republic of Korea

Governors of Azerbaijani districts visit Republic of Korea

23.10.2014 [21:46]
Heads of executive authorities of Azerbaijani districts have visited the Republic of Korea. The visit aimed to learn local governance system in the Republic of Korea and strengthen the bilateral region-to-region cooperation. ...
EU Special Representative says settlement of Karabakh problem is very important for EU

EU Special Representative says settlement of Karabakh problem is very important for EU

23.10.2014 [21:09]
EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus Herbert Salber has said the organization attaches a particular importance to finding a solution to the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. ...
US congressman calls on Barack Obama to support Azerbaijan

US congressman calls on Barack Obama to support Azerbaijan

23.10.2014 [20:46]
Paul Gosar, Congressman from Arizona, has addressed a letter to President Barack Obama calling on the U.S. government to support Azerbaijan. The congressman said Azerbaijan is a reliable ally and important strategic partner of the ...
Polish Foreign Ministry welcomes Azerbaijani President`s amnesty order

Polish Foreign Ministry welcomes Azerbaijani President`s amnesty order

23.10.2014 [19:45]
The Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said it welcomes a recent decree by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev to pardon a group of convicts. In an official statement, the Ministry said it welcomes information about an amnesty granted ...
Bas-relief to chairman of ADR parliament Alimardan bey Topchubashov inaugurated in Poznan

Bas-relief to chairman of ADR parliament Alimardan bey Topchubashov inaugurated in Poznan

23.10.2014 [18:32]
A bas-relief to former Polish Prime Minister Ignacy Jan Paderewski and speaker of the Parliament of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic (ADR) Alimardan bey Topchubashov has been inaugurated at the Academy of Music in Poznan, Poland. ...
Israeli Ambassador praises state-religion relations in Azerbaijan

Israeli Ambassador praises state-religion relations in Azerbaijan

23.10.2014 [18:20]
Israeli Ambassador Rafael Harpaz has praised state-religion relations in Azerbaijan as he met chairman of the country`s State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations Mubariz Gurbanli. ...