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Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation attends IPU Assembly in Saint Petersburg

15.10.2017 [11:33]
An Azerbaijani delegation led by Speaker of the Parliament Ogtay Asadov has attended the opening of the 137th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in Saint Petersburg. Russian President Vladimir Putin addressed the opening ceremony ...

Field firings carried out from “Buk-MB” anti-aircraft missile systems

14.10.2017 [21:13]
“According to the instructions of the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, the combat readiness of the “Buk-MB” anti-aircraft missile systems of the Air Defense troops were inspected,” Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry said ...

Member of Polish delegation to PACE: International organizations’ attacks against countries are a tool of political pressure’

14.10.2017 [20:11]
“Attacks by international organizations against countries are a tool of political pressure. It is a political game,” member of the Polish delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe Dominik Tarczynski has told AZERTAC as he commented ...

Chairman of Nakhchivan`s Supreme Assembly views construction of new mosque

14.10.2017 [18:41]
Chairman of the Supreme Assembly of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic Vasif Talibov has viewed the construction of a new mosque. Vasif Talibov was informed that the mosque will feature a worship hall ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 117 times

14.10.2017 [18:36]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. “The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire 117 times throughout the day,” the ministry said in a statement ...

Azerbaijani movie to be screened at Malatya Film Festival

14.10.2017 [14:45]
A movie by Azerbaijani filmmakers "Pomegranate Garden" will be demonstrated at the 7th International Malatya Film Festival. The storyline of the movie is about an old man, who lives along with his grandson and daughter-in-law in the decrepit house ...

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev completes Azerbaijan visit

14.10.2017 [12:23]
President of the Republic of Bulgaria Rumen Radev has today ended his official visit to Azerbaijan. A guard of honor was lined up for the Bulgarian President at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport decorated with the national ...

Bulgarian President visits Icherisheher

14.10.2017 [11:58]
President of the Republic of Bulgaria Rumen Radev and his wife Desislava Radeva have today visited the Icherisheher, Inner City, a historic core of Azerbaijan`s capital. They viewed the Maiden Tower, which was built in 7th-6th centuries BC and restored in the 12th century ...

Member of Italian delegation to PACE: Way of thinking and approach in European organizations must seriously change

14.10.2017 [09:17]
“The way of thinking and approach in European organizations must seriously change,” member of Italian delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) and Chairperson of Free Democrats Group Adele Gambaro has told ...

Head of Turkish delegation: Azerbaijan-related resolutions adopted by PACE are unfair and influenced by lobby

14.10.2017 [08:44]
“We regard the resolutions on reports related to Azerbaijan as biased. These reports don’t reflect the development of the country. In recent years, the PACE has been demonstrating such a biased position towards some countries, especially Turkey, Azerbaijan and Russia,” head of the Turkish ...

President Ilham Aliyev hosted official dinner reception in honor of Bulgarian President VIDEO

13.10.2017 [21:20]
An official dinner reception has been hosted on behalf of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and his wife Mehriban Aliyeva in honor of President of the Republic of Bulgaria Rumen Radev and his wife Desislava Radeva. The heads of state made speeches at the reception. ...

UN Secretary-General: Baku Process has been at the forefront of advocating for dialogue among cultures since 2008

13.10.2017 [21:13]
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has stressed the role of Baku Process in promoting dialogue among cultures. “The World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue, organized by the Government of Azerbaijan in cooperation with UNESCO ...

Azerbaijan, Bulgaria hail bilateral relations

13.10.2017 [20:51]
Azerbaijan and Bulgaria have hailed bilateral relations as deputy chairman of the Milli Majlis Ziyafat Asgarov met with Bulgarian President Rumen Radev in Baku. Asgarov said Azerbaijan attaches great importance to the development of relations with Bulgaria ...

President: Azerbaijani gas will play its role in addressing Bulgaria's energy security issues

13.10.2017 [20:17]
"I am confident that the Azerbaijani gas will play its role in addressing the energy security issues of Bulgaria," said President Ilham Aliyev as he made a press statement together his Bulgarian counterpart Rumen Radev in Baku ...

Patrick Verhoeven: Baku stays an important transshipment place at new belt and road strategy

13.10.2017 [19:39]
An interview with Managing Director of Policy and Strategy of International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH) Patrick Verhoeven, who is in Baku ...

President of Bulgaria visits Heydar Aliyev Center

13.10.2017 [18:57]
President of the Republic of Bulgaria Rumen Radev and his wife Desislava Radeva have visited the Heydar Aliyev Center. They were informed that the center is a cultural complex designed by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid ...

IMAGINE Euro Tolerance Festival launched in Baku

13.10.2017 [18:45]
The Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Azerbaijan, in cooperation with the Embassies of the EU Member States accredited in Azerbaijan, Embassies of Switzerland, Norway, Moldova, Peru, Israel, Mexico, Argentina, Cuba and Brazil, Park Cinema ...

President Ilham Aliyev: Bulgaria-Azerbaijan partnership is of great importance

13.10.2017 [18:39]
“Bulgaria and Azerbaijan are friendly countries and partners and this partnership is of great importance. We signed the Joint Declaration on strategic partnership and indeed the name of this Declaration itself is an indicator,” said President Ilham Aliyev ...

IINA's Executive Council, General Assembly sessions to be held in Jeddah

13.10.2017 [18:23]
The 25th Meeting of the Executive Council and the 5th Session of the General Assembly of the International Islamic News Agency, IINA, a specialised media organ of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, OIC, will be held in Jeddah ...