About 5 million people in Azerbaijan are covered by a broad social package, President Ilham Aliyev

06.08.2020 [20:04]
“We have covered about 5 million people with an extensive social package. The vast majority of the 900,000 people working in the public sector actually do not work but receive their salaries from the state. A total of 760,000 people were provided with the necessary financial support and their jobs were preserved ...

President Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan today is one of leading countries in world for number of tests per capita

06.08.2020 [19:50]
“We are taking successful steps in doing tests. Azerbaijan today is one of the leading countries in the world for the number of tests per capita. Of course, it requires the presence of opportunities to do tests,” said President Ilham Aliyev at a video conference on measures being taken to combat the coronavirus ...

President Ilham Aliyev: As a result of prompt, agile and goal-oriented steps, the disease is now under control

06.08.2020 [19:14]
“Considering the fact that the number of patients was on the rise and although the existing hospitals significantly expanded our capabilities, there was still a need for the construction of new hospitals. For this purpose, the construction of modular hospitals was organized,” said President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev ...

President Ilham Aliyev: The positive trend gives us reason to say that we will continue to keep the coronavirus disease under control

06.08.2020 [18:44]
“There is positive dynamics in the fight against coronavirus. The positive trend observed since 16 July gives us reason to say that all the measures taken were quite timely. As a result of these measures, the situation is under control to this day ...

Azerbaijani MP: Pierre-Alain Raphan’s article on Nagorno-Karabakh dwells upon the actual causes of the conflict

06.08.2020 [15:24]
The article by the head of the France-Azerbaijan Friendship Group Pierre-Alain Raphan, headlined “Tensions between Armenia and Azerbaijan. Nagorno-Karabakh: French MP's appeal for peace and the future” dwells upon the actual causes of the ...

President Ilham Aliyev: We are very pleased with the positive dynamics in the fight against coronavirus

06.08.2020 [14:29]
On 6 August, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev held a video conference on measures being taken to combat the coronavirus pandemic and the socioeconomic situation in the country. The head of state addressed the meeting. The following are some highlights from President Ilham Aliyev's speech ...

Azerbaijani, Turkish servicemen fulfill various elements of joint large-scale exercises

06.08.2020 [14:26]
“Another stage of the Azerbaijani-Turkish live-fire joint large-scale tactical exercises held in our country in accordance with the Agreement on Military Cooperation was conducted,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC ...

Azerbaijani PM signs Order to provide financial assistance to Lebanon

06.08.2020 [12:10]
Azerbaijan’s Prime Minister Ali Asadov has signed an Order to provide financial assistance to the Republic of Lebanon. Under the Order, taking into account the need of the Lebanese Republic for humanitarian ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 35 times

06.08.2020 [11:23]
“Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 35 times throughout the day in various directions of the front, using large-caliber machine guns and sniper rifles,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of ...

Next stage of Azerbaijani-Turkish joint large-scale tactical exercises conducted

05.08.2020 [19:00]
“The next stage of the Azerbaijani-Turkish live-fire joint large-scale tactical exercises held in our country has been completed,” the Ministry of Defense said. “The units, passing through territory with different terrain relief, accomplished combat-training tasks ...

Troops, army corps, formations, and military units of Azerbaijan Army start summer training period

05.08.2020 [17:13]
“According to the combat training plan, the troops, army corps, formations, and military units of the Azerbaijan Army began a new training period. The primary goals and objectives, as well as their fulfillment during the training period, were brought to the attention ...

The Jerusalem Post: Azerbaijan - a true and reliable strategic partner of Israel in the world

05.08.2020 [16:08]
The Jerusalem Post has published an article headlined “Azerbaijan - a true and reliable strategic partner of Israel in the world”. Written by political analyst Arye Gut, the article reads: “I have seen the article by Alex Galitsky about “false narrative” ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 36 times

05.08.2020 [13:35]
“Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 36 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 Chambarak region subjected ...

Council of Pakistan condemns violence by Armenian Dashnaks against Azerbaijanis in Los Angeles

05.08.2020 [11:29]
The influential Council of Pakistan, based in Los Angeles, has issued a statement condemning the violence committed by Armenian Dashnaks against Azerbaijani-American community members in Los Angeles on July 21, 2020 ...

Professor of international law: Armenia discredits the authority of United Nations Security Council

05.08.2020 [11:15]
Professor of international law, representative of the International Eurasia Press Fund at the UN Geneva office, previous member of the Sub-Commission of Human rights Osman El Hajjé wrote an article analyzing the latest military provocation by ...

Political economy of a “Soviet Legacy” conflict: Retrospective overview of Nagorno-Karabakh war

04.08.2020 [19:35]
During the 1980s, Soviet rulers acknowledged that there is a strong necessity for the significant transformation of the system. The fundamental methodological approach manifested as making communism operate more efficiently to better meet the needs and wants of Soviet citizens by adopting some elements of economic liberalism ...

Assets of Azerbaijani Armed Forces Assistance Fund rise

04.08.2020 [17:48]
As of August 1, capital assets of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces Assistance Fund have reached AZN 112,759,464,65. According to the Defense Ministry, capital assets of the Fund made 213, 577,88 in US dollars, while the euro account made18,341 ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 30 times

04.08.2020 [12:37]
“Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 30 times throughout the day in various directions of the front, using large-caliber machine guns,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense said in a statement ...

Foreign Ministry: Azerbaijani Consulate General in Los Angeles sends letter of protest to UFC president

03.08.2020 [22:49]
The Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles has sent a letter of protest to the president of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) promotion company Dana White after the "flag" of an internationally unrecognized illegal regime created by Armenia ...