Samad Seyidov: I’ve been in PACE for 18 years and no one can accuse me of corruption
Today, it’s not easy to make a speech in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) because there are attempts to present Azerbaijan completely unfairly, Samad Seyidov, head of the Azerbaijani delegation to PACE, said at the Assembly’s spring session on April 23, APA reports.
18:23 23 April
PACE spring session kicks off today
The spring session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) kicks off in Strasbourg today, APA reports.
11:35 23 April
Plight of Azerbaijani IDPs to be highlighted at PACE spring session
An Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation will take part in the spring session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) to be held in Strasbourg on April 21-29, the parliament told APA.
11:42 21 April
European Azerbaijanis appeal to international organizations over Armenian provocations
European Azerbaijanis have sent a written statement to the United Nations, OSCE and its Minsk Group co-chair countries in connection with Armenia’s recent provocations in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone and on the line of contact of troops.
12:10 20 April
German president congratulates Ilham Aliyev on re-election as Azerbaijani president
Frank-Walter Steinmeier, President of the Federal Republic of Germany has congratulated Ilham Aliyev over his victory in the April 11 presidential election in Azerbaijan, APA reports.
07:29 20 April
Military expert: Baku meeting of Russian, NATO generals aimed at preventing ‘threat of a third world war’
Considering Azerbaijan’s international reputation, Baku is an advantageous platform for negotiations, and the presence of Azerbaijan’s powerful armed forces also plays a role here, Igor Korotchenko, well-known military expert, editor-in-chief of the magazine Russian National Defense, member of the Russian Defense Ministry's Public Council told APA’s Moscow correspondent.
16:06 19 April
President Ilham Aliyev receives NATO delegation
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received a delegation led by NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR) Curtis Scaparrotti in Baku on April 19.
13:55 19 April
Turkey’s Patriotic Party: Appropriate measures to be taken to prevent “Armenian genocide” board from being hung on church wall in Amsterdam
Appropriate measures will be taken to prevent a so-called “Armenian genocide” board from being hung on the wall of a church in Amsterdam, the Dutch capital, Ahmet Uyar, a representative of Turkey’s Patriotic Party in the Netherlands, told APA’s Turkey bureau.
15:18 16 April
Azerbaijan presidential election report to be heard at PACE Bureau meeting
A report by the observation mission of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) on the April 11 presidential election in Azerbaijan will be heard at a PACE Bureau meeting on April 23, APA reports.
11:19 16 April
UN chief warns of full-blown military escalation over Syria attacks
As US President Donald Trump is said to be considering a full scale ground assault against the Syrian administration of President Bashar al-Assad, the top UN official has decried the onset of a new global Cold War and warned against “full-blown military escalation” in the war-torn region, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
03:29 15 April
CoE Secretary General congratulates President Ilham Aliyev
Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland has congratulated President of the Republlic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on his victory in the April 11 election.
11:18 14 April
Ambassador: China appreciates geographical advantages of Azerbaijan as an important transport hub linking Europe with Asia - INTERVIEW
Q: What are the priorities for the future of Azerbaijan-China bilateral relations? What areas are of greater importance for the development of cooperation? How are China-Azerbaijan relations within the One Belt, One Road Initiative? What advantages does Azerbaijan have within this initiative?
11:20 13 April
Siyavush Novruzov: We should throw their reports at airport so they can take them along when they leave
The people of Azerbaijan have chosen their president, and according to the constitution, the source of power is the Azerbaijani people, said Siyavush Novruzov, authorized representative of President Ilham Aliyev in the presidential election, APA reports.
19:30 12 April
OSCE ODIHR, OSCE PA and PACE election observers summoned to Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry
Azerbaijan does not regard the initial report by the observation missions of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR), the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) on the results of the April 11 presidential election as fair and objective, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry, told APA.
18:12 12 April
OSCE/ODIHR, OSCE PA and PACE announce preliminary results of election observation in Azerbaijan
The observation missions of the OSCE ODIHR, the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) have announced preliminary results of the observations conducted in Azerbaijan’s presidential election on April 11.
16:41 12 April
French MPs observe presidential election in Azerbaijan
French parliamentarians representing the Council of Europe are observing the presidential election in Azerbaijan.
13:04 11 April
Voting in Azerbaijani presidential election well-organized – PACE
The voting in Azerbaijan’s presidential election is organized very well, Stefan Schennach, co-rapporteur of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) for monitoring Azerbaijan, said on Wednesday.
09:32 11 April
PACE mission begins monitoring Azerbaijani presidential election
The election observation mission of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) led by Romanian MP Viorel Badea has started monitoring Azerbaijan’s presidential election in Baku and the country’s districts, APA reports.
08:22 11 April
Washington Times: Why Azerbaijan matters for the West
The Washington Times has published an article by Janusz Bugajski, a senior fellow at the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) in Washington DC, dedicated to Azerbaijan, APA reports.
13:55 10 April
Ariel Cohen: Sides will eventually understand importance of settling Karabakh conflict on basis of UNSC decisions
If Russia wants, it can settle the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict peacefully, Ariel Cohen, a prominent American political analyst and leading expert at the U.S.-based Atlantic Council, said in an interview with APA’s Moscow correspondent.
13:04 09 April