Azerbaijani, Iranian border guards to jointly fight against smuggling
Chief of Azerbaijan's State Border Service, Colonel-General Elchin Guliyev met with his Iranian counterpart, Major-General Qassem Rezaei. A number of documents were signed in Tehran at the eighth meeting between the Iranian border guards and the Azerbaijani State Border ...

Azerbaijani Prosecutor General meets EU Special Representative for Human Rights

25.02.2015 [18:03]
Prosecutor General of Azerbaijan Zakir Garalov has met the European Union’s Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis. Mr Garalov highlighted Azerbaijan`s European integration, and hailed cooperation between the European Union and Azerbaijan. ...

Delegation of EU visits ministry of Justice of Azerbaijan

25.02.2015 [16:06]
Azer Jafarov, Deputy Minister of Justice, member of the Judicial-Legal Council, has met with the delegation led by the European Union Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis, press service of the ministry said. Noting the development of cooperation between Azerbaijan and the European Union, the Deputy Minister ...
Azerbaijani delegation led by emergency situations minister visits UAE

Azerbaijani delegation led by emergency situations minister visits UAE

23.02.2015 [17:55]
At the request of Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, an Azerbaijani delegation led by Minister of Emergency Situations, Colonel General Kamaleddin Heydarov paid a working ...
Azerbaijani-American Evening of Art, Music and Goodwill held in Los Angeles

Azerbaijani-American Evening of Art, Music and Goodwill held in Los Angeles

16.02.2015 [20:46]
The State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan and the Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles, in partnership with D.A.R.E. – the most prominent drug prevention organization in the U.S. - held on Feb. 12, 2015 a well-attended event titled “Say No to Drugs” in Los Angeles. The event featured an art exhibition of cartoons, ...
Ivan Bashin: Slovenia will never forget Michaylo’s heroism   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Ivan Bashin: Slovenia will never forget Michaylo’s heroism VIDEO

13.02.2015 [13:14]
The chairman of Slovenian- Azerbaijani Friendship society Ivan Bashin in his interview to AzerTAc correspondent spoke about Mikhaylo’s legendary heroism. He said that Slovenia has always paid tribute to Mehdi Huseynzade, noting that “he lives in our hearts, and we will never forget his ...

The Armenian military is accused of attempted murder in a criminal group

13.02.2015 [11:01]
The Azerbaijani Military Prosecutor's Office filed a lawsuit under several articles of the Criminal Code of Azerbaijan against the Armenian soldier Arsen Bagdasaryan ...
Azerbaijan joins Youth Forum in UN Headquarters

Azerbaijan joins Youth Forum in UN Headquarters

06.02.2015 [20:37]
An Azerbaijani delegation has participated in the Youth Forum organized by the UN Economic and Social Council and the Office of UN Secretary-General's Envoy at the UN Headquarters. With the aim to bring the voice of youth into the discussion ...
“Ganja-2016: The Vision of The Future” forum to be held in March

“Ganja-2016: The Vision of The Future” forum to be held in March

30.01.2015 [16:56]
The “Ganja -2016: The Vision of The Future” forum will be held in Baku and Ganja on March 1-5, 2015 with the participation of National Councils of Youth Organizations of past European Youth Capital countries by National Assembly of Youth Organizations ...
Azerbaijani delegation to attend next meeting of student leaders

Azerbaijani delegation to attend next meeting of student leaders

23.01.2015 [19:03]
Head of the international relations department of the Azerbaijan Student Youth Organizations` Union Parvin Rahimli and spokesman Majid Musayev will attend the next meeting of student leaders, which will be co-organized by the Tafnit - Israeli Students` Voices organization and European Students Union on January 25. ...
Azerbaijan, Turkey discuss NGO`s cooperation

Azerbaijan, Turkey discuss NGO`s cooperation

22.01.2015 [10:48]
Chairman of the Council of State Support for NGOs Azay Guliyev has met the ambassador of Turkey Ismail Alper Coshkun. They discussed cooperation of Azerbaijani-Turkish NGO`s, as well as coordination mechanisms of the activity of civil society institutions in national issues ...
Lithuania ready to expand cooperation with Azerbaijan in radiation safety field   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Lithuania ready to expand cooperation with Azerbaijan in radiation safety field VIDEO

15.01.2015 [11:10]
The event entitled “Strengthening of Radiation Safety Infrastructure and Development of Supporting Services of the Republic of Azerbaijan” was held in Baku. The event opened by Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Lieutenant-General of medical service ...

Azerbaijan`s Ambassador meets Polish students

14.01.2015 [21:46]
Azerbaijan`s Ambassador to Poland Hasan Hasanov has met students of the Diplomatic Academy of the Polish Institute of International Affairs. The Ambassador highlighted the modern foreign policy of Azerbaijan, occupation of 20 percent of Azerbaijan`s lands by Armenia, ...

President Ilham Aliyev: All social programs will be implemented in full in 2015

12.01.2015 [15:23]
“In 2015, all projects needed for the country's economy and social sphere will, of course, be implemented in full. I want to say that all social programs will be implemented in full in 2015,” said President Ilham Aliyev at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers ...

Participants of illegal armed formations detained

07.01.2015 [17:07]
The Ministry of National Security of Azerbaijan detained a group of citizens of the country who took part in the fights in Syria as part of the illegal armed formations in the result of investigative activities, the department on public relations of the Ministry said ...

Azerbaijan's population exceeds 9.5 m

01.01.2015 [15:25]
Azerbaijan's population hit 9,574,300 people as of November 1, 2014, according to the country`s state statistical committee. The population density was 111 people per a square kilometer, with the woman-to-man ratio being 1,011:1,000, the committee ...
Azerbaijan promoted at UK International Day

Azerbaijan promoted at UK International Day

28.12.2014 [12:52]
Azerbaijan has been promoted at UK International Day held at Bournemouth University. The event provided an opportunity for master students from participating countries, which apart from Azerbaijan, also included ...
Festivities arranged for children homes and boarding schools in Moscow initiated by Leyla Aliyeva

Festivities arranged for children homes and boarding schools in Moscow initiated by Leyla Aliyeva

26.12.2014 [18:11]
Following the initiative of Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva, New Year festivities were arranged by the Russian Representative Office of the Foundation and All-Russian Azerbaijanis Congress (AAC) for orphans being educated at children homes and boarding schools of Moscow, December 25. ...

Azerbaijan, Georgia to sign treaty on cooperation

19.12.2014 [20:51]
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the European Union (EU) and the State Border Service of Azerbaijan plan to hold different training courses for employees of the relevant government bodies of the two countries under the joint project “Better coordination ...