Top official: Local media outlets play important role in conveying Azerbaijan’s just cause to world community
Baku. Farid Mizayev – APA. An event has been held to award the winners of an individual writing competition organized by the State Fund for Support of Mass Media Development under Azerbaijani President on the occasion of the 141st anniversary of Azerbaijan’s National Press.
18:49 22 July
Azerbaijani president deeply concerned over events in Turkey
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev was deeply concerned over the developments in Turkey and strongly condemned the coup attempt in the country, said Ali Hasanov, Azerbaijani president’s aide for public and political affairs.
12:12 16 July
US to step up efforts to settle Karabakh conflict, says ambassador
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan's Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the State Committee for Work with Refugees and IDPs on Friday met with US Ambassador to Azerbaijan Robert Cekuta.
19:54 01 July
Damage suffered by Azerbaijani IDPs during April fighting compensated at public expense
Baku – APA. Apart from the restoration of the houses of Azerbaijani IDPs in the districts of Aghdam, Terter, and Aghjabadi destroyed during the April fighting, all of the damage suffered by IDPs has been calculated and a bank account opened for each of them and the [calculated] amounts transferred to their accounts, said Ali Hasanov, head of the State Committee for Work with Refugees and IDPs.
17:31 01 July
Issue of releasing Azerbaijani hostages likely to be raised at St. Petersburg summit – deputy PM
Every Azerbaijani citizen worries about the fate of Dilgam Asgarov and Shahbaz Guliyev, who are being held hostage by Armenia, Hasanov said noting that Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev is closely following this process and raises this issue at all the meetings.
13:15 20 June
Azerbaijan expended 2.5B on solving problems of refugees and IDPs to date
He made the remarks at the event held in Baku in connection with June 20 – World Refugee Day.
13:04 20 June
Top Azerbaijani official: Int’l organizations abstain from imposing sanctions on Armenia
He made the remarks April 16 during the hearings in the Azerbaijani parliament dedicated to 18 June – Human Rights Day in the country.
12:29 16 June
Ali Hasanov: We could have liberated our lands in a month
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA. Final session of the 4th Congress of World Azerbaijanis was held on June 4.
17:23 04 June
“Civil Society Dialogue’ project presented in Baku
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA. Project “Civil Society Dialogue”, co-initiated by the Council of Europe and the European Union in Azerbaijan, was presented in Baku on June 2.
17:13 02 June
EU does not see EaP as geopolitical game – Swedish ambassador to Azerbaijan - INTERVIEW
Q. Do you have any plan to move your residence from Stockholm to Baku?
18:08 31 May
Top Azerbaijani official: Provisions on slander and insult still remain in legislation of leading states
Hasanov said that the event on defamation held today is an issue that has long been discussed in Azerbaijan.
11:50 31 May
Azerbaijan-US relations in all areas going on smoothly – top official
In general, Azerbaijan’s relations with the US and European countries are based on mutual interests and going on smoothly, Hasanov said.
11:40 31 May
Baku hosts roundtable discussion within joint EU/CoE project
Delivering a speech at the event, Ali Hasanov, the Azerbaijani president's aide for public and political affairs, said that after Azerbaijan's gaining independence, ensuring the freedom of expression and media, creation of independent media outlets has always been in the limelight of the state as one of the main directions of creating a civil society and democratization process.
10:41 31 May
Special edition of "The Business Year: Azerbaijan - 2016" magazine presented
Baku. Musa Ahmadov - APA-ECONOMICS. The presentation of a special issue of the “The Business Year: Azerbaijan – 2016” magazine has been held in Baku, APA reports quoting “APA-Economics.”
21:22 25 May
Azerbaijan has advantage over Armenia in US military aid
Although the US Department of State for the most part observes a policy of "parity" in aid to the two countries, the Department of Defense has been less cautious in maintaining a balance, Kucera wrote.
11:26 19 May
Over 450 houses of Azerbaijani IDPs damaged in Armenian shelling
He made the remarks during a meeting with IDP families in Aghdam’s Baharli village that came under fire from the Armenian side last month.
13:51 17 May
“Ganja European Youth Capital 2016” project launched
Ganja. Azer Mammadli – APA. The "Ganja European Youth Capital" project was launched in the Ganja city of Azerbaijan on May 4.
16:00 04 May
Azerbaijan demands refutation from UN
According to the information, Hasanov expressed strong objection with regard to the misinformation published on the UNHCR’s website on 11 April about the 2 April 2016 military clashes on the contact line of Armenian and Azerbaijani troops and about the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.
18:39 28 April
Int’l organizations, Minsk Group seems to focus all efforts on ensuring safety of Karabakh separatists – top Azerbaijani official
Armenian military was using large-caliber weapons and Grad missile launchers, according to Hasanov.
16:26 28 April
Azerbaijani president’s aide: Some media outlets approach to Karabakh conflict as clash of civilizations
He made the remarks Apr. 27 while speaking at the breakout session titled “Media Literacy: Tools for Building Resilience to Violent Extremist Propaganda” within the framework of the 7th UNAOC Global Forum in Baku.
13:27 27 April