AZERTAC - Azerbaijan State News Agency https://azertag.az AZERTAC - Azerbaijan State News Agency Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry reveals latest situation on front on October 27 During the day on October 26 and night on October 27, the Armenian armed forces, which did not comply with the new humanitarian ceasefire regime, fired at the positions of the units of the Azerbaijan Army in various directions of the front and our residential settlements near the frontline https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_039s_Defense_Ministry_reveals_latest_situation_on_front_on_October_27-1625101 Tue, 27 Oct 2020 08:25:00 +0400 Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry releases video footages of liberated Gubadli city VIDEO Azerbaijan's Ministry of Defense has released video footages of the liberated from occupation Gubadli city. Citing the ministry's press service, AZERTAC presents the video footages https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_039s_Defense_Ministry_releases_video_footages_of_liberated_Gubadli_city_VIDEO-1625067 Tue, 27 Oct 2020 00:10:00 +0400 Explosion hits Iskenderun town in southern Turkey Ambulances and police squads were dispatched to the Iskenderun district of Turkey's southern Hatay province after an explosion shook the town center on Monday evening, according to Anadolu Agency. The blast hit the town's Fener Street, which was closed to traffic after the incident https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Explosion_hits_Iskenderun_town_in_southern_Turkey-1625057 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 23:20:00 +0400 Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry releases video footages of liberated Khanlig village of Gubadli district VIDEO Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry has released video footages of the Khanlig village of Gubadli district liberated from occupation. Citing the ministry's press service, AZERTAC presents the video footages https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_039s_Defense_Ministry_releases_video_footages_of_liberated_Khanlig_village_of_Gubadli_district_VIDEO-1625045 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 22:58:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry releases video footage of liberated Padar village of Gubadli district VIDEO The Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan has released a video footage of the liberated from occupation Padar village of Gubadli district. AZERTAC presents the video https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_releases_video_footage_of_liberated_Padar_village_of_Gubadli_district_VIDEO-1624975 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 20:00:00 +0400 Hikmat Hajiyev: Since 08.00 a.m up to now more than 200 artillery projectiles fired on Azerbaijani cities “Armenian armed forces are shelling the city of Tartar with artillery and missiles in gross breach of the humanitarian ceasefire. Since 08.00 a.m up to now more than 200 artillery projectiles fired on Azerbaijani cities,” Assistant to the https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Hikmat_Hajiyev_Since_0800_am_up_to_now_more_than_200_artillery_projectiles_fired_on_Azerbaijani_cities-1624947 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 19:42:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenia fires on Tartar from Smerch MLRS “On October 26 at 18:15, the enemy shelled the city of Tartar from the Smerch MLRS,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC. https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_Armenia_fires_on_Tartar_from_Smerch_MLRS-1624917 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 19:12:00 +0400 Russia was Azerbaijan’s top export market among CIS countries in January-September 2020 Russia was Azerbaijan’s top export market among the CIS countries in the first nine months of this year, according to the State Customs Committee. Official statistics suggests that Russia, Ukraine https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Russia_was_Azerbaijans_top_export_market_among_CIS_countries_in_January_September_2020-1624895 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 19:00:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Tartar city and villages of Tartar district are under fire “The city of Tartar and villages of Tartar district are being fired again by the Armenian armed forces in gross violation of the new humanitarian ceasefire regime,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_Tartar_city_and_villages_of_Tartar_district_are_under_fire-1624839 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 18:39:00 +0400 Azerbaijan confirms 527 new coronavirus infections, 131 recovered 527 new cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in Azerbaijan, while 131 patients have been recovered and discharged from the hospital, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. According to the Task Force, 8 persons have died after testing positive for COVID-19 https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_confirms_527_new_coronavirus_infections_131_recovered-1624705 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 17:12:00 +0400 Azerbaijani Army does not shoot at civilians “The information disseminated by Armenia about the alleged shelling of Chanagchi village of Khojaly district (formerly Avetaranots of Askeran region) by the Azerbaijan Army is groundless and false,” the Ministry of Defense said https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_Army_does_not_shoot_at_civilians-1624691 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 17:06:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev was interviewed by Italian Rai 1 TV channel VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has been interviewed by the Italian Rai 1 TV channel. https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_was_interviewed_by_Italian_Rai_1_TV_channel_VIDEO-1624683 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 16:59:00 +0400 Release of the Press Service of the President Commander-in-Chief, President Ilham Aliyev has congratulated commanders of the joint military corps Yashar Hasanov and Zaur Guliyev who distinguished themselves in the liberation of the city of Gubadli and several villages of Gubadli district from occupiers https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Release_of_the_Press_Service_of_the_President-1624677 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 16:50:00 +0400 Science, unity and solidarity, key to defeating COVID, UN chief Better preparation, listening to the science and acting together in solidarity, are some of the main ways that countries across the world can overcome the on-going COVID-19 crisis, the UN Secretary-General António Guterres told the World Health Summit on Sunday, according to the official website of the Organization https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Science_unity_and_solidarity_key_to_defeating_COVID_UN_chief-1624669 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 16:49:00 +0400 President: Less than two weeks after Heydar Aliyev resigned from all posts, Armenian separatism flared up in Nagorno-Karabakh "In Soviet times, a few years before the conflict, separatist tendencies were widespread. However, there was no reason for that. Of the nine members of the bureau, the governing body of the Nagorno-Karabakh Autonomous Region, eight were Armenians and one was Azerbaijani https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Less_than_two_weeks_after_Heydar_Aliyev_resigned_from_all_posts_Armenian_separatism_flared_up_in_Nagorno_Karabakh-1624665 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 16:49:00 +0400 Defense Ministry: Tartar city comes under fire On October 26 at 15:30, the Armenian armed forces violated the new humanitarian ceasefire regime and subjected to fire the city of Tartar using gun-howitzers, Azerbaijan's Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Defense_Ministry_Tartar_city_comes_under_fire-1624661 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 16:47:00 +0400 “Karabakh is the cradle of Azerbaijani culture”: Shahbulag Fortress The Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan has published an article about Shahbulag Fortress near the city of Aghdam as part of the “Karabakh is the cradle of Azerbaijani culture” project. AZERTAC presents the article https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Karabakh_is_the_cradle_of_Azerbaijani_culture_Shahbulag_Fortress-1624557 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 15:44:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Aghjabadi district came under fire again “The Armenian armed forces, continuing to violate the new humanitarian ceasefire regime, again fired on the territory of Aghjabadi district,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_Aghjabadi_district_came_under_fire_again-1624549 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 15:35:00 +0400 In his address to nation, President Ilham Aliyev spoke about how he proved to world that Karabakh is Azerbaijan's historical land VIDEO "I am absolutely right when I say that we are restoring historical justice. I was able to prove to the whole world during the live debates at the Munich Security Conference that this is our historical land. I provided information https://azertag.az/en/xeber/In_his_address_to_nation_President_Ilham_Aliyev_spoke_about_how_he_proved_to_world_that_Karabakh_is_Azerbaijan_039s_historical_land_VIDEO-1624475 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 14:37:00 +0400 Global COVID-19 cases top 43 million Confirmed COVID-19 cases have surpassed 43 million globally, with over 1.1 million fatalities and more than 28.8 million recoveries, according to the latest tally from Johns Hopkins University. The number of healthy people from coronavirus has risen to 31.9636 https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Global_COVID_19_cases_top_43_million-1624463 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 14:28:00 +0400 Agrarian, construction, manufacturing and extractive industries will develop in Gubadli Gubadli region, bordering with Armenia, is part of the Kalbajar-Lachin economic region. It has a mountainous relief. Compared to other economic regions, this economic region is rich in mineral resources and has a tourism potential. Usually, in regions with mountainous https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Agrarian_construction_manufacturing_and_extractive_industries_will_develop_in_Gubadli-1624465 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 14:15:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev: We are restoring historical justice on the battlefield "The second Karabakh war has been going on for about a month. This war is a patriotic war for our people. We are liberating our homeland from occupiers. During this time, the glorious Azerbaijani Army has liberated many settlements from the enemy https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_We_are_restoring_historical_justice_on_the_battlefield-1624457 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 14:10:00 +0400 Hikmat Hajiyev: Armenia bears responsibility for violation of new humanitarian ceasefire “The Armenian armed forces shelled positions of the Azerbaijani armed forces using artillery in the direction of Lachin district immediately after Armenian PM’s statement on Armenia’s complying humanitarian ceasefire regime at about 8:00 a.m. The civilian population https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Hikmat_Hajiyev_Armenia_bears_responsibility_for_violation_of_new_humanitarian_ceasefire-1624415 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 13:42:00 +0400 Armenia grossly violated new ceasefire agreement – AZERTAC reports from the scene VIDEO In a gross violation of the new humanitarian ceasefire, on October 26 at 08.05 am, the armed forces of Armenia subjected to artillery fire the city of Tartar and the villages of Tartar district. AZERTAC's correspondent dispatched to the region reports that five https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Armenia_grossly_violated_new_ceasefire_agreement___AZERTAC_reports_from_the_scene_VIDEO-1624393 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 13:35:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev announced names of villages of Zangilan, Jabrayil and Gubadli districts liberated from occupation yesterday President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has announced the names of villages of Zangilan, Jabrayil and Gubadli districts, which were liberated from the occupation yesterday, as he addressed the nation https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_announced_names_of_villages_of_Zangilan_Jabrayil_and_Gubadli_districts_liberated_from_occupation_yesterday-1624391 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 13:30:00 +0400 Armenians fire on Azerbaijan’s Aghjabadi district “At 11.20 on October 26, the Armenian armed forces, violating the new humanitarian ceasefire regime, subjected to fire the territory of Aghjabadi district using artillery pieces,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Armenians_fire_on_Azerbaijans_Aghjabadi_district-1624339 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 12:53:00 +0400 Armenia continues to violate ceasefire regime “Armenian armed forces continue to violate the new humanitarian ceasefire regime,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC. “At present, the territories of Tovuz and Dashkasan districts of Azerbaijan are being fired by the enemy from the territories of Berd and Vardenis districts of Armenia https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Armenia_continues_to_violate_ceasefire_regime-1624327 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 12:48:00 +0400 Oil prices fall on world markets Oil prices have decreased on the world markets. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil fell $0.89 to trade at $40.88, while the price of Light crude oil at the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) decreased $0.88 to stand at $39.96 https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Oil_prices_fall_on_world_markets-1624329 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 12:41:00 +0400 Fenerbahce beat Trabzonspor 3-1 in Istanbul Fenerbahce defeated Trabzonspor 3-1 to increase their points to 14 on Sunday in matchday six of the Turkish Super Lig, according to Anadolu Agency. Fenerbahce managed to equalize in the 51st minute after Trabzonspor defender Serkan Asan's own goal https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Fenerbahce_beat_Trabzonspor_3_1_in_Istanbul-1624307 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 12:39:00 +0400 Official: COVID-19 kills 296 more in Iran Iran's Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Sunday that some 296 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 32,616, according to IRNA https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Official_COVID_19_kills_296_more_in_Iran-1624293 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 12:33:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev addressed the nation VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has addressed the nation https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_addressed_the_nation_VIDEO-1624301 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 12:28:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Foreign Ministry: This is yet another demonstration of willful ignorance by Armenia of its commitments and open disrespect to tireless endeavors of international mediators “In a gross violation of the new humanitarian ceasefire, on October 26 at 08.05 am, the armed forces of Armenia subjected to artillery fire the units of the Azerbaijan Army located in the Safiyan village of Lachin district. Later https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Foreign_Ministry_This_is_yet_another_demonstration_of_willful_ignorance_by_Armenia_of_its_commitments_and_open_disrespect_to_tireless_endeavors_of_international_mediators-1624289 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 12:28:00 +0400 Assistant to Azerbaijani President: Armenian PM is lying over again “The PM of Armenia is lying over again. Since 08.04 armed forces of Armenia started shelling Tartar region and its villages in violation of humanitarian ceasefire,” Assistant to the Azerbaijani President, Head of Foreign Policy Affairs Department of the Presidential https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Assistant_to_Azerbaijani_President_Armenian_PM_is_lying_over_again-1624275 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 12:20:00 +0400 First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva congratulated people of Azerbaijan on liberation of several villages of Zangilan, Jabrayil, Gubadli districts and the city of Gubadli First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has made an Instagram post on the liberation of several villages of Zangilan, Jabrayil, Gubadli districts, and the city of Gubadli from occupation https://azertag.az/en/xeber/First_Vice_President_Mehriban_Aliyeva_congratulated_people_of_Azerbaijan_on_liberation_of_several_villages_of_Zangilan_Jabrayil_Gubadli_districts_and_the_city_of_Gubadli-1624211 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 11:39:00 +0400 Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry: The enemy is firing on our units Despite the announcement of a new humanitarian ceasefire regime, the Armenian armed forces are firing on our residential settlements and the positions of units of the Azerbaijan Army along the entire front, as well as on the Armenia-Azerbaijan state border using various types of small arms https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_039s_Defense_Ministry_The_enemy_is_firing_on_our_units-1624067 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 10:22:00 +0400 Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry: The enemy shells the Tartar district The Armenian armed forces, violating the new humanitarian ceasefire regime, subjected to fire the Tartar city and the villages of the district on October 26, Azerbaijan's Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_039s_Defense_Ministry_The_enemy_shells_the_Tartar_district-1624063 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 08:24:00 +0400 Defense Ministry: Armenian armed forces subjected to artillery fire Azerbaijan Army Units On October 26 at 08.05 am, the armed forces of Armenia violated the new humanitarian ceasefire regime and from the direction of the Lachin city subjected to artillery fire the units of the Azerbaijan Army located in the Safiyan village of Lachin district, Azerbaijan's Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Defense_Ministry_Armenian_armed_forces_subjected_to_artillery_fire_Azerbaijan_Army_Units-1624059 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 08:15:00 +0400 Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry: Armenia grossly violated the new ceasefire regime Despite the announcement of a new humanitarian ceasefire regime since October 26 at 08:00, the Armenian armed forces again grossly violated the agreement reached, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry told AZERTAC https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_039s_Defense_Ministry_Armenia_grossly_violated_the_new_ceasefire_regime-1624053 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 08:10:00 +0400 Defense Ministry: The Azerbaijan Army fully complies with the ceasefire regime Units of the Azerbaijan Army fully comply with the humanitarian ceasefire regime along the entire front that came into force on October 26 at 08:00, Azerbaijan's Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Defense_Ministry_The_Azerbaijan_Army_fully_complies_with_the_ceasefire_regime-1624041 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 08:00:00 +0400 Azerbaijani Army destroys military equipment and ammunition of Armenia "During the battles in different directions of the front conducted on October 25 in the afternoon, the units of the Azerbaijan Army inflicted precise strikes on the enemy," the Ministry of Defense told https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_Army_destroys_military_equipment_and_ammunition_of_Armenia-1623999 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 00:41:00 +0400 OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs release statement The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group (Igor Popov of the Russian Federation, Stephane Visconti of France, and Andrew Schofer of the United States of America) released the following statement today https://azertag.az/en/xeber/OSCE_Minsk_Group_Co_Chairs_release_statement-1623993 Mon, 26 Oct 2020 00:33:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijani Army liberated several villages of Zangilan, Jabrayil and Gubadli districts and the city of Gubadli "The Azerbaijani Army has today liberated several villages of Zangilan, Jabrayil and Gubadli districts and the city of Gubadli from occupiers. Long live Azerbaijani https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_Azerbaijani_Army_liberated_several_villages_of_Zangilan_Jabrayil_and_Gubadli_districts_and_the_city_of_Gubadli-1623977 Sun, 25 Oct 2020 23:34:00 +0400 Operational meeting was held under leadership of President, Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev at Central Command Post of Ministry of Defense VIDEO An operational meeting has been held under the leadership of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, victorious Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev at the Central Command Post of the Ministry of Defense with the participation https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Operational_meeting_was_held_under_leadership_of_President_Commander_in_Chief_Ilham_Aliyev_at_Central_Command_Post_of_Ministry_of_Defense_VIDEO-1623893 Sun, 25 Oct 2020 21:00:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Enemy was forced to retreat, suffering losses "The units of the Armenian armed forces attempted to attack in the course of the battles in the Gubadli direction. Due to the resolute actions of the units of the Azerbaijan Army, the enemy lost up to 50 servicemen and was forced https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_Enemy_was_forced_to_retreat_suffering_losses-1623901 Sun, 25 Oct 2020 20:51:00 +0400 Azerbaijani Army destroys firing points of Armenia VIDEO "Units of the Azerbaijan Army retained its superiority during the battles in various directions of the fronts," the Ministry of Defense said. "On October 25, in the course of successful combat https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_Army_destroys_firing_points_of_Armenia_VIDEO-1623837 Sun, 25 Oct 2020 18:56:00 +0400 Azerbaijani MP: Why other regions of Azerbaijan, as well as 7 villages of Gazakh were occupied? Why those reputable international organizations don't address to Armenians such questions as "why other regions of Azerbaijan, as well as 7 villages of Gazakh were occupied", "why did they seize the citizens of the occupied territories https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_MP_Why_other_regions_of_Azerbaijan_as_well_as_7_villages_of_Gazakh_were_occupied-1623831 Sun, 25 Oct 2020 18:46:00 +0400 Azerbaijani NGOs appeal to international organizations regarding Armenia's use of children in war VIDEO The non-government organizations (NGOs) in Azerbaijan have addressed an appeal to the Executive Director of UNICEF, Chairman of the Board of Save the Children International organization, President of the International Bureau for Children's Rights, President of SOS Children's Villages International https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_NGOs_appeal_to_international_organizations_regarding_Armenia_039s_use_of_children_in_war_VIDEO-1623759 Sun, 25 Oct 2020 15:52:00 +0400 Assistant to Azerbaijani President: Military attacks from territory of Armenia against Azerbaijan are acts of aggression as enshrined in UN Charter “Military attacks from the territory of Armenia against Azerbaijan along bordering Zangilan, Gubadli and Lachin regions are acts of aggression as enshrined in UN Charter,” Assistant to the Azerbaijani President, Head of Foreign Policy Affairs Department of the Presidential Administration Hikmat Hajiyev https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Assistant_to_Azerbaijani_President_Military_attacks_from_territory_of_Armenia_against_Azerbaijan_are_acts_of_aggression_as_enshrined_in_UN_Charter-1623735 Sun, 25 Oct 2020 14:44:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry releases video footage of liberated villages of Gubadli district VIDEO The Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan has released a video footage of the liberated from occupation villages of Gubadli district. AZERTAC presents the video footage https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_releases_video_footage_of_liberated_villages_of_Gubadli_district_VIDEO-1623725 Sun, 25 Oct 2020 14:30:00 +0400 Ministry of Defense: Armenian Army shells Azerbaijani residential settlements The Armenian armed forces are subjecting to fire the territory of Aghdam, Tartar and Aghjabadi districts, Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Ministry_of_Defense_Armenian_Army_shells_Azerbaijani_residential_settlements-1623705 Sun, 25 Oct 2020 13:48:00 +0400