The Administration of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan has issued a release on the elimination of the consequences of the accident at the Mingachevir Thermal Power Station (TPS), a crime incident committed in the city of Ganja and some opposition forces’ deliberate attempts to take advantage of the situation ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 98 times

04.07.2018 [11:35]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire from large-caliber machine guns 98 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement ...

Secretary General: Azerbaijan is an active partner of International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

04.07.2018 [10:57]
Secretary General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Elhadj As Sy has described Azerbaijan as an active partner of the Federation as he met with Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov ...

Azerbaijani President extends Independence Day greetings to US counterpart

03.07.2018 [21:00]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has sent a letter of congratulations to President of the United States of America Donald Trump as his country celebrates Independence Day. “The Republic of Azerbaijan and the United States of America are ...

Defense minister holds meeting in field conditions

03.07.2018 [20:33]
Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has visited Main Command and Control Post of the exercises that are conducted in the field conditions. The ministry's leadership honored the memory and laid flowers ...

Defense Ministry: Regrouping of combat aircraft held

03.07.2018 [20:31]
According to the plan of large-scale exercises, a regrouping of combat aircraft participating in the exercises has been carried out, the Defense Ministry said. “Combat aircrafts put on alert were moved into reserve airfields. The deployment of anti-aircraft defense equipment in the territory is completed,” the ministry added ...

Presentation on Azerbaijan sparks great interest among Japanese parliamentarians

03.07.2018 [20:18]
Azerbaijan’s ambassador to Japan Gursel Ismayilzade has made a presentation on Azerbaijan during his meeting with members of the Japan-Azerbaijan Inter-Parliamentary Friendship League which aroused great interest among the Japanese MPs ...

Permanent Representatives of Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey to UN release joint letter on occasion of inauguration of Shah Deniz-2 and TANAP as first section of Southern Gas Corridor

03.07.2018 [18:42]
The Permanent Representatives of Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey to the United Nations forwarded a letter to the UN Secretary General on the occasion of inauguration of Shah Deniz-2 and TANAP as the first section of the Southern Gas Corridor. The letter has been released as a document of the 72nd Session of the UN General ...

Lebanese newspaper publishes article about Azerbaijan

03.07.2018 [17:33]
The Lebanese newspaper "Cedarnews" has published an article titled "Azerbaijan... The Pearl of the Caucasus opens its doors to the world" by the editor-in-chief and founder of the publication Michel El-Zbaidi ...

Government of Azerbaijan, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies sign MoU

03.07.2018 [16:02]
The Government of Azerbaijan and International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanging (MoU). The memorandum was signed by Azerbaijan’s Deputy Prime Minister Ali ...

President Ilham Aliyev sets up State Commission to investigate causes of accident in substation of Azerbaijan Thermal Power Station LLC

03.07.2018 [14:46]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an order setting up a State Commission after an accident occurred at one of the substations of Azerbaijan Thermal Power Station LLC ...

Event co-organized by the Permanent Mission of Azerbaijan held within UN Human Rights Council

03.07.2018 [11:03]
An event, titled “Towards a UN Declaration on the Promotion and Full Respect of the Human Rights of People of African Descent” co-organized by the Permanent Mission of Azerbaijan, as well as Brazil, Costa Rica, Haiti and Peru, in partnership with the Office ...

Berghof Foundation delegation visits State Committee for Refugee and IDP Affairs

02.07.2018 [20:50]
Chairman of Azerbaijan`s State Committee for Refugee and IDP Affairs Rovshan Rzayev has met with a delegation of the Berghof Foundation led by Caucasus Program Director Oliver Wolleh ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 93 times

02.07.2018 [18:08]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. “The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire 93 times throughout the day,” the ministry said in a statement ...

Azerbaijani army starts large-scale exercises

02.07.2018 [18:07]
“In accordance with the plan approved by President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev, large-scale exercises with the involvement of various military branches, special troops, Army Corpses and ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 90 times

01.07.2018 [11:49]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. “The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire 90 times throughout the day,” the ministry said in a statement. “The Azerbaijani army`s positions came under fire from Armenian villages, including ...

Baku hosts photo exhibition marking centenaries of UK Royal Air Force and Azerbaijani Army

30.06.2018 [21:13]
A photo exhibition has been launched in Baku to mark the 100th anniversaries of the British Royal Air Force and the Azerbaijani Army. Addressing the ceremony, UK ambassador to Azerbaijan Carole Crofts said that the Royal Air Force was founded in 1918 as the first independent air force ...

Alexander Lukashenko: Over the past years, Belarus-Azerbaijan relations have reached the highest level of sustainable and strategic partnership

30.06.2018 [15:24]
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has hailed the development of his country`s relations with Azerbaijan as he addressed a letter to his Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 86 times

30.06.2018 [12:50]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire 86 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement ...