UN SATISFIED WITH AZERBAIJAN ROLE IN COMBAT AGAINST DRUGS AND CRIMINALITY

05.12.2003 [18:17]
On December 4, Chairman of Milli Majlis, Murtuz Alasgarov received Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and Executive Director of the organization’s Office on Drugs and Crime Mr. Antonio Maria ...

GEORGIA DEMANDS WITHDRAWAL RUSSIAN TROOPS

05.12.2003 [15:12]
The German paper “Frankfurt Rundschau” has published an article on December 2 under the headline “Burdjanadze Demands Withdrawal of the Russian Troops”. The articles says interim President of Georgia Nino ...

RUSSIAN FEDERATION PAYS OFF THE LEASE ON GABALA RADAR STATION

05.12.2003 [15:12]
A business meeting between co-chairs of the Intergovernmental Commission for economic cooperation between Azerbaijan Republic and Russian Federation was focused on the Gabala Radar Station “Daryal”. According to Abbas Abbasov, ...

PARLIAMENT NEWS

04.12.2003 [16:41]
Sitting of the agrarian policy standing committee of the Milli Majlis of Azerbaijan Republic was held on 3 December.
Chairman of the committee Eldar Ibrahimov briefed on the drafts submitted ...

MEETING IN CABINET OF MINISTRIES

04.12.2003 [16:18]
Executive director of UN Office for Drug Control and Crime Prevention Antonio Maria Costa met with leaders of law-enforcement Ministries in the Cabinet of Ministries.
Greeting the guest, deputy Prime ...

PARLIAMENT NEWS

04.12.2003 [16:16]
MP Ali Abbasov will participate in the sitting of the Committee for Culture, Science and Education of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe to be held on December ...

INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP FOR JUDGES CONDUCTED

04.12.2003 [16:16]
According to Justice Ministry’s press-service, a workshop on application of the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms was held in Baku on December 1-2. The ...

SECI KEEN IN CO-OP WITH AZERBAIJAN

04.12.2003 [14:29]
On 3 December, director of the regional center on combat against transnational crime of the South-Eastern Cooperation Initiatives (SECI) Yalchin Chakici held at the International Press Center a news conference ...

THE DISABLED SUPPORT CONTINUATION OF HEYDAR ALIYEV’S POLITICAL COURSE

04.12.2003 [13:36]
The Disabled Organizations Union has held a press conference “State of the disabled in Azerbaijan: possibilities and prospects” in the International Press Center.
Speakers dwelt on the work to be ...

JEWISH COMMUNITIES URGE WORLD COMMUNITY TO SAFEGUARD TURKEY

03.12.2003 [23:25]
Society of Azerbaijani Jews together with other Jewish communities of NewYork conducted a rally before Turkey’s representation office in the UN to support Turkish people in connection with terrorist acts ...

HEYDAR ALIYEV’S POLITICAL HERITAGE UNDER SCRUTINY

03.12.2003 [23:23]
Centers of Heydar Aliyev to popularize and study the political heritage of the world famous political leader, founder of Yeni Azerbaijan Party and independent Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev are successfully functioning ...

5TH BAKU MEETING OF MEMBERS OF THE MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING (MOU) ON SUB-REGIONAL DRUG CONTROL COOPERATION UNDERWAY

03.12.2003 [21:39]
The 5th Baku meeting of members of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Sub-regional Drug Control Cooperation was opened at the hotel Hyatt Regency-Nakhchivan in the capital of Azerbaijan.
In ...

PRIME MINISTER OF AZERBAIJAN RECEIVED ANTONIO MARIA COSTA, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE UNITED NATIONS OFFICE ON DRUGS AND CRIME AND THE UNDER-SECRETARY-GENERAL OF THE UNITED NATIONS

03.12.2003 [21:38]
On 3 December, Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Republic Artur Rasizadeh received Mr. Antonio Maria Costa, Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime and the Under-Secretary-General of ...

INT’L CONFERENCE ON CASPIAN, AZOV AND KERCH PROBLEMS HELD IN MOSCOW

03.12.2003 [20:16]
An international conference initiated by the International Law Association and RF Foreign Ministry on the problems of the Caspian, Azov seas and Kerch Gulf, as well as shipping problems connected ...

OSCE TEACHES NGOS STRATEGIC THINKING AND FINANCIAL STABILITY

03.12.2003 [18:13]
OSCE Baku Office together with Moscow training-center “Golubka” in the frame of teaching Program for ecological NGOs personnel, conducted a weeklong training at the Orkhuss public-ecological center, situated in the ...

BILL ON CONSTITUTIONAL COURT ADOPTED IN FIRST HEARING

03.12.2003 [18:12]
At the 2 December session of Milli Majlis, discussed was the bill “On Constitutional Court”. Chairman of the standing committee on issues of legal policy and stat building Ali Huseynov ...

MEETING AT MINISTRY OF INTERIOR AFFAIRS

03.12.2003 [18:04]
On December 2, Minister of Interior Affairs of Azerbaijan, General-Colonel Ramil Usubov met the Secretary General of the International human rights organization “Reporters San Frontiere” Robert Menar.
The Minister dwelt ...

OFFICIAL VISIT OF UKRAINIAN PRIME MINISTER TO TURKEY

03.12.2003 [18:04]
On the invitation of Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister of Ukraine Victor Yanukovich paid an official visit to Ankara, AzerTAj correspondent reports from Ankara.
At the ...

OMBUDSMAN VISITED INVALIDS HOME IN SHAGANE

03.12.2003 [14:30]
On the occasion of Invalids Day, December 3, Ombudsman Elmira Suleymanova visited therapeutic disabled people’s home under the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Population in Shagane. E. ...