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 73 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement. ...

The "TurAz Falcon-2018" joint flight-tactical exercise started VIDEO

04.09.2018 [10:00]
Within the annual plan of military cooperation between Azerbaijan and Turkey, joint flight-tactical exercises involving the air forces of the two countries started in Konya. The goal of the exercises is to achieve the interoperability of the Air Forces of the two countries ...

Azerbaijani Air Defense Forces conduct tactical-special training

03.09.2018 [19:23]
The Air Defense Forces of Azerbaijan are conducting tactical-special exercises in accordance with the combat training plan for 2018 approved by the Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, according to the Ministry of Defense ...

43rd OANA Executive Board Meeting officially opens in Tehran VIDEO

03.09.2018 [17:45]
The official opening ceremony of the 43rd Executive Board Meeting of the Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA) has been held in the capital of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Tehran. IRNA's Managing Director Seyyed Zia Hashemi, Iran’s Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance ...

OANA Executive Board members gather in Tehran

03.09.2018 [13:25]
The 43rd Executive Board Meeting of the Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA) has got underway in the Iranian capital of Tehran. The meeting will last until September 4. Prior to the meeting, AZERTAC Chairman of Board Aslan Aslanov met with ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 113 times

03.09.2018 [11:14]
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 113 times throughout the day ...

Vladimir Putin: Russia and Azerbaijan are bound by strong traditions of friendship and cooperation

02.09.2018 [16:14]
“Russia and Azerbaijan are bound by strong traditions of friendship and cooperation. The relationship between our states is a partnership that is mutually beneficial and is based on the principles of neighbourly relations and respect for each other’s ...

President Ilham Aliyev: Russia is Azerbaijan’s top partner in terms of imports

02.09.2018 [14:52]
“Russia is Azerbaijan’s top partner in terms of imports and is number one recipient of Azerbaijan’s non-oil exports,” said President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev at a press conference following his meeting with President of Russia Vladimir Putin in Sochi. ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 94 times

02.09.2018 [13:28]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 94 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement. ...

Japanese professor: A new book about Azerbaijan published in Japan will help promote the country

02.09.2018 [12:36]
“A new book about the Azerbaijani realities published in Japan will help promote Azerbaijan,” professor at Japanese Keio University, editor of the book "67 articles for discovering Azerbaijan" published by Tokyo's Akashi publishing house, Yoko Hirose ...

Russian President: North-South transport corridor is considered to be one of the most important projects

01.09.2018 [21:42]
“The North-South transport corridor, which will connect Western European markets with Asian producers, is considered to be one of the most important projects,” said President of Russia Vladimir Putin at a press conference following ...

Japanese FM to visit Azerbaijan

01.09.2018 [20:12]
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono will be visiting Azerbaijan on September 5-6, according to Director of the Central Asia and Caucasus Division of the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Mikito Tomiyama. He said that the Japanese ...

OANA president Aslan Aslanov urges need to set up organization's secretariat  VIDEO

01.09.2018 [16:53]
President of the Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA) Aslan Aslanov said that in the upcoming OANA meeting in Tehran, setting up a secretariat for the Organization will be proposed. Aslanov, also chairman of the Board of Azerbaijan's AZERTAC news ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 95 times

01.09.2018 [11:17]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 95 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement ...

China Daily publishes AZERTAC`s article on Azerbaijani President`s meeting with Chinese delegation

31.08.2018 [21:34]
English-language China Daily newspaper has published AZERTAC`s article on Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev`s meeting with a delegation led by president of the Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries Li Xiaolin. The article says President Ilham Aliyev described China as a reliable partner and friendly ...

Otto Hauser: Angela Merkel's visit to Baku will encourage progress in German-Azerbaijani relations

31.08.2018 [18:17]
“German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel’s visit to Azerbaijan will encourage progress in the bilateral relations between Germany and Azerbaijan,” said Honorary Consul of Azerbaijan in Germany Otto Hauser. ...

Azerbaijan`s Foreign Ministry issues statement on 25th anniversary of occupation of Gubadly district

31.08.2018 [14:39]
Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Hikmat Hajiyev has released a statement on the 25th anniversary of the occupation of the Gubadly district. The statement reads: “On August 31, 1993, as a continuation of the military ...

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

31.08.2018 [11:09]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Armenian armed forces violated ceasefire 86 times throughout the day, using large-caliber machine guns", the ministry said in a ...

Azerbaijan, China discuss how to develop bilateral relations

31.08.2018 [11:01]
Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met with President of the Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries Li Xiaolin. The sides hailed the development of cooperation between the two countries and expressed confidence that the Memorandum of ...