AzerTAc hosts event commemorating national leader Heydar Aliyev’s 91st anniversary

08.05.2014 [19:02]
The Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency (AzerTAc) has today hosted an event commemorating the 91st anniversary of birth of national leader Heydar Aliyev. The event participants first put flowers at the bust to national leader Heydar Aliyev in the ...

Azerbaijan, UNFPA cooperation discussed

08.05.2014 [17:28]
Chairperson of the Azerbaijan State Committee for Women, Family and Children`s Affairs Hijran Huseynova has met director of the Regional Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia at the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Heimo Laakkonen to discuss cooperation between the country and the organization ...

Kuwaiti Undersecretary of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs hails Azerbaijan`s development

08.05.2014 [16:51]
Undersecretary of the Kuwaiti Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs, chairman of the Board of Directors of the Asia Committee of the International Islamic Charitable Organization Adel Abdullah Al Falah has praised Azerbaijan`s development ...

Armenia continues violating ceasefire with Azerbaijan

08.05.2014 [12:34]
Subunits of the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire with Azerbaijan in Kokhanabi village of Tovuz region, Horadiz, Garakhanbayli villages of Fuzuli region, Yusifjanli village of Aghdam region, Chilaburt village of Terter region, Kuropatkino village of Khojavand region, Mehdili village and nameless hills of Jabrayil region on May 7 ...

Speaker of Azerbaijani Parliament meets Honduran FM

08.05.2014 [11:45]
Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament Ogtay Asadov has met Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Honduras, Mireya Aguero de Corrales. Mr. Asadov spoke of the history of bilateral ties between Azerbaijan and Honduras. The Speaker hailed the bilateral political cooperation, saying it is constantly ...

OSCE Minsk Group US Co-Chair lays out ‘key elements’ of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict settlement

08.05.2014 [11:42]
OSCE Minsk Group US co-chair James Warlick has made a statement laying out the “key elements” of the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict ...

Azerbaijan, Italy ‘enjoy strong friendly ties’

07.05.2014 [22:33]
Chairman of the Italian Senate`s Defence Commission Nicola Latorre has praised his country`s relations with Azerbaijan. “Italy and Azerbaijan enjoy strong friendly ties’,” he told Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament Ogtay Asadov as they met in Baku ...

Azerbaijan to chair Council of Europe Committee of Ministers

07.05.2014 [21:26]
Vienna-hosted 124th Session of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe saw Azerbaijan take over the chairmanship of the Council from Austria. It is another important millstone for the Azerbaijani diplomacy following the country`s ...

Azerbaijani Defence Minister meets Chief of General Staff of Croatian Armed Forces

07.05.2014 [21:10]
Azerbaijani Defence Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has today met Chief of the General Staff of Croatian Armed Forces, Colonel General Drago Lovric to discuss cooperation between the two countries. They praised Azerbaijan-Croatia relations as rapidly developing. The military and political situation in the South Caucasus and Balkans was also discussed ...

Honduran FM: Any aggression against Azerbaijan`s territorial integrity should be discussed on an international scale

07.05.2014 [20:33]
Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Honduras, Mireya Aguero de Corrales, has said any aggression against Azerbaijan`s territorial integrity should be discussed on an international scale. Speaking to journalists in Baku, she said that earlier this year the National Congress of ...

Pakistan`s “The Frontier Post” newspaper publishes article about national leader Heydar Aliyev

07.05.2014 [20:02]
Pakistan`s English-language newspaper “The Frontier Post” has published an article entitled “The man who steered his nation to the Pinnacles of glory” by Sabah Aslam. The article says: “The name of Heydar Aliyev is progressively linked with the socio-political, economic and cultural uplift of the people of Azerbaijan, who has been able ...

Chairman of Italian Senate`s Defence Committee pays respect to national leader Heydar Aliyev and Azerbaijani heroes

07.05.2014 [18:10]
An Italian delegation led by chairman of the Senate`s Defence Committee Nicola Latorre has today visited the Alley of Honors to lay flowers at the tomb of national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev. They also put flowers at the grave of prominent ophthalmologist ...

Azerbaijan lays out priorities of CoE Committee of Ministers chairmanship

07.05.2014 [17:20]
Azerbaijan has laid out the priorities of its chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe at the Council’s 124th session in Vienna. The FM said: “Over the next six months, the country would render its strong support and invest its efforts around three key pillars of the Council of Europe - human rights, rule of law and democracy. He added: “Upholding and promoting core values of the Council ...

Participants of “Heydar Aliyev and a new society model " conference pay respect to national leader Heydar Aliyev

07.05.2014 [15:45]
Participants of “Heydar Aliyev and a new society model" conference have today visited the Alley of Honors to lay flowers at the tomb of national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev. They also placed flowers at the grave of prominent ophthalmologist, academician Zarifa Aliyeva ...

Honduras FM pays respect to national leader Heydar Aliyev and Azerbaijani heroes

07.05.2014 [14:20]
A delegation led by Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Honduras Mireya Aguero de Corrales has today visited the Alley of Honors to lay a wreath at the tomb of national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev ...

Armenia continues violating ceasefire with Azerbaijan

07.05.2014 [10:55]
Subunits of the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire with Azerbaijan in Gizilhajili and Kamarli villages of Gazakh region, Kuropatkino village of Khojavend region and Goyarkh village of Tartar region on May 6 and on the night of May 7 ...

Azerbaijan takes over chairmanship of CoE Committee of Ministers

06.05.2014 [22:05]
Azerbaijan has assumed the chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe as the council held its 124th session in the Austrian capital of Vienna. Chaired by Minister for Foreign Affairs of Austria and Chairman of the Committee of Ministers Sebastian Kurz, the session featured discussions on the current situation ...

Czech ambassador lauds Azerbaijani Ombudsman’s human rights activities

06.05.2014 [20:45]
Czech ambassador in Baku Vitezslav Piwonka has praised what the Office of the Azerbaijani Ombudsman is doing to strengthen the protection of human rights in the country. ...

Statement of Azerbaijan`s Foreign Ministry

06.05.2014 [19:05]
Spokesperson of the Azerbaijani Ministry of Foreign Affairs has released a statement in response to the Joint Statement made by the Spokespersons of EU High Representative and European Commissioner for Neighborhood Policy on 3rd May 2014 ...