Dmitry Savelyev: Upcoming elections to Milli Majlis will be a new stage of transformation

23.01.2020 [19:35]
“Azerbaijan is one of the most dynamically developing countries which is constantly carrying out political, economic and social reforms,” member of the Russian State Duma, head of Russia-Azerbaijan inter-parliamentary friendship group Dmitry Savelyev told secki-2020.az ...

PACE delegation visits Milli Majlis

23.01.2020 [18:38]
Deputy Speaker of Milli Majlis Bahar Muradova has met with a delegation of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) to discuss the upcoming parliamentary elections to be held in Azerbaijan on February 9 ...

More than 210 international observers accredited to monitor parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan

23.01.2020 [17:08]
“As of today, more than 210 international observers have been accredited to monitor the February 9 parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan”, Deputy Chairman of the Central Election Commission (CEC) Rovzat Gasimov has told journalists, secki-2020.az reports ...

Pacific Council on International Policy issues article on Black January

23.01.2020 [16:05]
The Los Angeles-based Pacific Council on International Policy analytical center has published an article by Consul General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles Nasimi Aghayev headlined “The Lessons of Azerbaijan’s Black January, 30 Years ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 21 times

23.01.2020 [10:46]
“Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 21 times throughout the day in various directions of the front, using large-caliber machine guns and sniper rifles,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense said in a statement ...

President Ilham Aliyev: Our national interests come first

23.01.2020 [10:20]
"Our policy is friendly towards our neighbors, but at the same time our national interests come first. Therefore, all the achievements which we enjoyed during the years of independence we achieved ...

Assistant to President of Azerbaijan visits NATO Headquarters

22.01.2020 [23:37]
Assistant to the President of Azerbaijan, Head of the Department of Foreign Policy Affairs of the Presidential Administration Hikmat Hajiyev has visited NATO Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. Hikmat Hajiyev met with NATO Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană ...

Hikmat Hajiyev: Azerbaijan and EU are closely cooperating in security, transport and energy fields

22.01.2020 [19:28]
Azerbaijan and the European Union (EU) are closely cooperating in security, transport and energy fields, head of the Department of Foreign Policy Affairs of the Azerbaijani Presidential Administration Hikmat Hajiyev said in an interview with ...

Kestutis Jankauskas: We will continue to maintain cooperation with newly formed parliament of Azerbaijan

22.01.2020 [15:51]
“We will continue to maintain cooperation with the newly formed parliament of Azerbaijan,” head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan Kestutis Jankauskas has told secki-2020.az. He said the EU expects that the parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan ...

Mazahir Panahov: Central Election Commission received 32 complaints to date

22.01.2020 [14:08]
The Central Election Commission (CEC) has received 32 appeals regarding the February 9 Parliamentary elections, Chairman of the CEC Mazahir Panahov has told journalists, secki-2020.az reports. He said that, compared to previous elections the number of complaints ...

Parliament Speaker: Turkey considers Nagorno-Karabakh conflict as its own serious problem

22.01.2020 [12:12]
Turkey regards the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, which is the major problem for Azerbaijan, as a serious problem for itself, said Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey Mustafa Sentop. He addressed the opening ceremony of a photo exhibition ...

112 international observers accredited to monitor Azerbaijani parliamentary elections

22.01.2020 [12:08]
A total of 112 international observers have passed accreditation in connection with the early parliamentary elections scheduled for February 9 in Azerbaijan, Chairman of the Central Election Commission (CEC) Mazahir Panahov said at the CEC meeting in Baku, secki-2020.az reports ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 23 times

22.01.2020 [10:53]
“Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 23 times throughout the day in various directions of the front, using large-caliber machine guns,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense said in a statement. “Armenian armed forces, located on nameless hills in Krasnoselsk region ...

Chairman of Georgian Parliament meets with Azerbaijan`s defense minister

21.01.2020 [22:03]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Defense Zakir Hasanov has met with Chairman of the Parliament of Georgia Archil Talakvadze as part of his visit to Tbilisi. During the meeting, which noted that the development of Azerbaijani-Georgian relations is based on friendship ...

Azerbaijan`s defense minister visits Heroes Square in Tbilisi

21.01.2020 [21:12]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has visited the Heroes Square in the center of Tbilisi. Minister Hasanov laid a wreath at the Heroes Memorial to those who died for independence and territorial integrity of Georgia ...

Turkish political scientist: The democratic election tradition is formed in Azerbaijan

21.01.2020 [19:20]
“Azerbaijan has a democratic electoral experience, despite it is a young republic”, Head of Caucasus Strategic Research Centre, Turkish political scientist Hasan Oktay told Secki2020. He mentioned that elections in Azerbaijan are always held in ...

Azerbaijani, Georgian ministries of defense sign bilateral cooperation plan for 2020

21.01.2020 [18:41]
The Azerbaijani and Georgian ministries of defense have signed a bilateral cooperation plan for 2020 as Azerbaijan`s Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with Georgian counterpart Irakli Garibashvili in Tbilisi. The document provides for the organization of reciprocal visits of expert groups, the holding ...

PACE delegation to make pre-electoral visit to Azerbaijan

21.01.2020 [17:53]
A delegation of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) is to make a pre-electoral visit to Azerbaijan on 22-23 January 2020 to assess the election campaign and political climate ahead of the 9 February early parliamentary elections ...

Lev Spivak: I am confident that the new parliament will comply with the progress in country

21.01.2020 [17:30]
“Today, young and well-educated staff is involved in public administration in Azerbaijan. It is necessary for further development of the country. I am confident that the new parliament would also be appropriate to progress in the country”, Director General of the Azerbaijan-Israel International Association (Aziz) Lev Spivak told ...