Azerbaijan, Italy mark 30 years of diplomatic relations

08.05.2022 [15:49]
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has made a post on its Twitter account on the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and Italy. The post reads: “Today marks the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations ...

Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry refutes information spread by Armenian media

07.05.2022 [21:21]
"The information spread in the Armenian media about the alleged shelling of Armenian civilian workers at the Zod (Sotk) gold mine by the units of the Azerbaijan Army in Kalbajar district of the state border is false and disinformation," Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry told AZERTAC ...

President of Islamic Parliament of Iran to visit Azerbaijan

07.05.2022 [18:18]
President of the Islamic Parliament of Iran Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf will pay a visit to Azerbaijan. The President of Islamic Parliament will attend the 3rd annual meeting of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) to be held in Baku on May 17-18 ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister instructs to increase intensity of combat training and exercises

07.05.2022 [16:00]
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has held an official meeting, the Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC. Deputies of Minister of Defense, Commanders of types of troops, Chiefs of Main Departments, departments and services of the Ministry attended ...

Azerbaijani Ambassador meets with Turkish Vice President

07.05.2022 [12:26]
Azerbaijani Ambassador to Turkiye Rashad Mammadov has met with country’s Vice President Fuat Oktay. During the meeting, the sides discussed prospects for cooperation in the fields of trade, economy, technology, security and healthcare ...

Algerian media publishes article on Azerbaijani national leader Heydar Aliyev

07.05.2022 [09:40]
Algerian “Al Hivar”, “Al-Shuruq” newspapers, as well as Al-Harir, “Al Wasit” portals have published an article by Chargé d'Affaires of Azerbaijan in the country Rafail Baghirov about national leader Heydar Aliyev. Headlined "National leader Heydar Aliyev ...

Azerbaijani MP to attend PACE committee session

06.05.2022 [19:13]
Member of Azerbaijani Parliament Rafael Huseynov will be visiting Rome, Italy, on May 7-13, to attend a session of the Committee on Culture, Science, Education and Media of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE). The session will feature discussions on promoting the intercultural dialogue, preservation of cultural heritage ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry: Special Forces conduct tactical-special exercises VIDEO

06.05.2022 [18:41]
“In accordance with the combat training plan for 2022 tactical-special exercises are held in the military units and subunits of the Special Forces,” Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC. Special forces carry out reconnaissance in high mountainous and rocky terrain, mountain exercises and redeployment ...

FAO Director General expresses interest in further strengthening existing cooperation with Azerbaijan

06.05.2022 [18:35]
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov has met with Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations Qu Dongyu. Welcoming Qu Dongyu, Minister Jeyhun Bayramov stressed that Azerbaijan has always attached importance to cooperation ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry: Pentathlon competitions were held among servicemen VIDEO

06.05.2022 [17:46]
In accordance with the Land Forces training plan for 2022, military pentathlon championships were held among servicemen, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC.Before an opening ceremony, the memory of national leader Heydar Aliyev and martyrs who sacrificed their lives for the territorial ...

President Ilham Aliyev: Food security become more and more important for every country, including Azerbaijan

06.05.2022 [15:58]
“We are very satisfied with a level of partnership between the FAO and Azerbaijan. And the agreement which was signed seven years ago actually created a new format of our cooperation and we hope that in the coming years we will continue this fruitful partnership,” said President Ilham Aliyev as he received in a video format Director-General ...

FAO Director General: Azerbaijan has great potential for the development of food systems and agriculture

06.05.2022 [15:36]
“I am also very glad to be visiting your country, which is located in a diverse, beautiful and convenient location. This is a unique country,” said Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations Qu Dongyu during a meeting with President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev in a video format ...

President Ilham Aliyev: Agricultural development in Azerbaijan is one of the priorities for our government

06.05.2022 [13:43]
“Agricultural development in Azerbaijan is one of the priorities for our government. Because first, it is food security which is important now for every country, maybe more than several years ago. And second for us it is important part of our non-energy related export which is growing,” said President Ilham Aliyev ...

Defense Ministry: A competition for the title of best radiological, chemical and biological defense platoon was held

06.05.2022 [10:09]
In accordance with the training plan for 2022, a competition for the title of Best Radiological, Chemical and Biological Defense Platoon was held in the Azerbaijan Army, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC. “The tasks of detecting toxic ...

Azerbaijan, Japan discuss issues of cooperation within international organizations

05.05.2022 [23:05]
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov has met with Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan Honda Taro.Welcoming the Japanese delegation, Minister Jeyhun Bayramov noted that this year marks the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations ...

Foreign Ministry: Three minor Azerbaijani children whose parents died in the Ukrainian city of Kharkov evacuated to Azerbaijan

05.05.2022 [18:56]
Three minor children - Makhmudova Renata Eminovna, born on 26.04.2007, Makhmudov David Eminovich, born on 04.11.2010 and Makhmudova Dayana Eminovna, born on 10.12.2017, whose parents Makhmudov Emin Zabit oglu (citizen of Azerbaijan) and his wife Makhmudova Lyudmila ...

Defense Ministry: Rocket and artillery units conduct live-fire tactical exercises VIDEO

05.05.2022 [14:17]
In accordance with the combat training plan for the current year, rocket and artillery units of the Land Forces conducted live-fire tactical exercises, Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC. “Rocket and artillery units deployed to the assembly areas took firing positions ...

Azerbaijan Army’s Chief of General Staff inspects combat readiness of military units stationed in Kalbajar district

05.05.2022 [12:41]
First Deputy Minister of Defense - Chief of the General Staff of the Azerbaijan Army, Colonel General Karim Valiyev has inspected the combat readiness of military units stationed in the Kalbajar district, Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC ...

President Ilham Aliyev: The Zangazur corridor is already a reality

05.05.2022 [11:35]
“Both the railway and the highway passing through the territory of Zangilan district will not only connect the main part of Azerbaijan with the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic, but will also be a new road for international cargo transportation, an international road. At the same time, for the convenience of ...