Azerbaijani troops involved in exercises move to operational areas

03.03.2020 [14:02]
In accordance with the plan of the Large-Scale Command-Staff Exercises, the troops, command posts, combat, and reserve units that have been put on alert are moving to the operational areas, press service of Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC ...

OSCE to hold monitoring on line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops

03.03.2020 [12:55]
In accordance with the mandate of the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, the OSCE mission will hold a monitoring on the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops in Fuzuli district on March 4 ...

President Ilham Aliyev extends national day greetings to Bulgarian counterpart

03.03.2020 [11:58]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has sent a letter of congratulations to President of Bulgaria Rumen Radev as his country celebrates the national day. “The present level of the bilateral Azerbaijan-Bulgaria relations is ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 24 times

03.03.2020 [11:01]
“Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 24 times throughout the day in various directions of the front,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense said in a statement. "Armenian armed forces, located on nameless hills in Noyemberyan region, Aygeovit village in Ijevan region ...

Mevlut Cavusoglu: The OSCE Minsk Group should work more effectively towards the settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

02.03.2020 [19:52]
“The OSCE Minsk Group should work more effectively towards the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict,” said Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu as he met with the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs Igor Popov of Russia, Stephane Visconti of France, Andrew Schofer of the United States and Personal Representative ...

Azerbaijani Army starts large-scale command-staff exercises

02.03.2020 [11:37]
In accordance with the Training Plan of troops for 2020, the Azerbaijan Army has started large-scale command-staff exercises, press service of Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC. According to the ministry, the four-day exercises will be conducted on the terrain, maps and terrain board with the ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 25 times

02.03.2020 [10:59]
“Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 25 times throughout the day in various directions of the front, using large-caliber machine guns and sniper rifles” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense said in a statement ...

Azerbaijan State News Agency-AZERTAC turns 100

01.03.2020 [12:05]
March 1 marks the 100th anniversary of the founding of Azerbaijan`s first national news agency. A legacy of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic, AZERTAC will celebrate its centenary in a new office in the coming months. The construction of a new state-of-the-art building of the agency has ended ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 23 times

01.03.2020 [11:50]
“Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 23 times throughout the day in various direction of the front, using sniper rifles,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense said in a statement. “Armenian armed forces, located in Voskevan village and on nameless hills ...

Azerbaijani Army starts large-scale command-staff exercises

29.02.2020 [13:49]
In accordance with the Training Plan of troops for 2020, the Azerbaijani Army has started large-scale command-staff exercises. Held under the leadership of Minister of Defense Zakir Hasanov, the exercises will be conducted on the terrain, maps and terrain board with the widespread use of information technology ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units continue violating ceasefire

29.02.2020 [11:15]
“Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 22 times throughout the day in various directions of the front,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense said in a statement. "Armenian armed forces, located in Berdavan, Shavarshavan, Vosekavan villages ...

UN75 initiative officially launched in Azerbaijan

28.02.2020 [19:19]
The United Nations Office in Baku and ADA University organized an event inaugurating in Azerbaijan the UN75 initiative – the biggest global conversation on the world’s future. The event brought together some 80 government officials, diplomats, representatives of civil society and ...

Report on war crimes in occupied territories of Azerbaijan circulated as UN official document

28.02.2020 [19:11]
The Report on “War crimes in the occupied territories of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Republic of Armenia’s responsibility” prepared by the eminent international lawyer Malcolm Shaw and Naomi Hart was circulated as the document of the UN General Assembly and of the ...

Azerbaijan sets up task force to address coronavirus threat

28.02.2020 [14:52]
The authorities of Azerbaijan established a task force in a bid to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus into the country. Set up with the Cabinet of Ministers, the body will consist of senior officials of appropriate government authorities ...

President Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Turkish counterpart

28.02.2020 [14:17]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has sent a letter of condolences to President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan. “I was deeply saddened to hear the news that the Turkish soldiers were martyred,” the head of state said in his message. ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 24 times

28.02.2020 [10:56]
“Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 24 times throughout the day in various directions of the front, using sniper rifles,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense said in a statement. "Armenian armed forces, located in Berkaber, Paravakar villages ...

Azerbaijan`s defense minister meets with Personal Representative of OSCE Chairperson-in-Office

27.02.2020 [18:47]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Defense, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov has met with Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk. The sides exchanged views on the current situation on the line of contact of the troops ...

Iran, Azerbaijan convene 2nd joint military commission

27.02.2020 [13:05]
The second meeting of the Joint Working Group of the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics of the Islamic Republic of Iran took place in Tehran ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 26 times

27.02.2020 [12:03]
“Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 26 times throughout the day in various directions of the front, using large-caliber machine guns and sniper rifles,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense said in a statement ...