Council of Europe expects problems with Azerbaijan to be resolved by end of this month
There are high expectations that problems with Azerbaijan will be resolved by end of this month, Zoltán Hernyes, head of the Council of Europe Office in Baku, told APA on Wednesday.
12:30 01 November
Erdogan: Some bothered by delivery of Azerbaijani gas to Europe
Azerbaijani gas will be delivered to Europe, and some circles are bothered by this, said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
16:49 31 October
Peace Platform asks Azerbaijani, Armenian presidents for support
Participants of the First General Assembly of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Civil Peace Platform appealed to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan.
10:45 31 October
Top official accuses Euronews of indifference to refugee crisis in Azerbaijan
Several days ago Euronews called events in Myanmar “one of the greatest refugee crises of modern times,” and this is absolutely correct, Novruz Mammadov, assistant to the Azerbaijani president for foreign issues, head of department, tweeted on Thursday.
15:34 26 October
Top official: PACE seems to have turned into tool in hands of certain circles
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) seems to have turned into a tool in the hands of certain circles, Novruz Mammadov, assistant to Azerbaijan’s president for foreign policy issues, head of department, said on Monday.
15:43 23 October
Novruz Mammadov: No one in Europe wants Azerbaijan to leave Council of Europe
No one in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) or in Europe wants Azerbaijan to leave the Council of Europe, Novruz Mammadov, assistant to Azerbaijan’s president for foreign policy issues, head of department, said on Monday, APA reported.
13:38 23 October
Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan’s external debt less than 20% of GDP - UPDATED
Azerbaijan has passed a path of successful development in a short period, said Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev.
16:19 20 October
Sergey Lavrov meets with Council of Europe Secretary General
Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has met with Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland in Moscow.
15:51 20 October
Azerbaijani MPs voice protest over PACE’s anti-Azerbaijan resolutions
At today's meeting of the Azerbaijani Parliament, MPs voiced strong protest against the anti-Azerbaijani resolutions adopted at the last PACE session, APA reported.
13:58 20 October
MP Seyidov: Attempts being made to drive Azerbaijan out of Council of Europe - UPDATED
Unlike previous sessions of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), the last one did not go that smoothly for Azerbaijan, not only because of the anti-Azerbaijani document, Samad Seyidov, MP, head of the Azerbaijani Delegation to PACE, said at a parliamentary meeting on Friday, APA reported.
12:20 20 October
Baku: 'Armenian leadership had better read UNSC resolutions on Karabakh'
It would be useful for the Armenian leadership to read the UN Security Council's resolutions on the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict," Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hikmet Hajiyev told APA in response to Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian's statement at the 4th Forum of Armenians of Europe that "Nagorno-Karabakh does not belong to Azerbaijan."
18:59 19 October
Pedro Agramunt receives honorary doctorate from Russian higher school
Former president of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) Pedro Agramunt became the first Spaniard to receive an honorary doctorate from the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA), an APA correspondent reported from Moscow.
15:48 18 October
Azerbaijani, Polish FMs meet in Baku - UPDATED
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with his Polish counterpart Witold Waszczykowski in Baku on Wednesday, the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told APA.
14:45 18 October
Interior Minister: Situation with sexual minorities in Azerbaijan no different from that in most European states
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Internal Affairs Ramil Usubov responded the request by Nils Muižnieks, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, to provide information about the facts of detention of sexual minority representatives in capital city of Baku.
18:35 16 October
Approach to Iran exposes growing irritation between U.S. and allies
Just before President Trump announced on Friday that he would decertify the Iran nuclear deal, French President Emmanuel Macron called his counterpart in Tehran to offer reassurance, Macron’s office said in a statement. No matter what Trump said, he told Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Europe would continue to back the agreement, APA reports quoting the Washington Post.
05:31 15 October
EU urges dialogue between Azerbaijan and PACE
The European Union has urged dialogue between Azerbaijan and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) amid the recent tension between the sides.
18:34 13 October
Brexit talks with UK in 'disturbing deadlock': EU
The European Union and Britain are stuck in a "disturbing deadlock” in their Brexit negotiations over the EU divorce bill, the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says, APA reports quoting Press TV.
21:22 12 October
Novruz Mammadov: Who needs PACE and what for?
It has been a while that as an institution, the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), with its injustice and ruthlessness towards Azerbaijan, has caused bewilderment and regret, Novruz Mammadov, assistant to Azerbaijan’s president for foreign policy issues, department head, wrote on his Twitter account on Thursday.
11:11 12 October
PACE's adoption of such tendentious documents make Azerbaijan reconsider its relations with CoE: Ali Hasanov
"I think PACE has once again demonstrated its biased and unfair stance against our country by adopting these documents that have been prepared on the basis of the subjective opinions of some anti-Azerbaijani circles," Ali Hasanov, the Azerbaijani president’s aide for public and political affairs, told APA of the documents on Azerbaijan adopted at PACE today.
19:23 11 October
Rouhani: Nuclear deal 'big test' for parties
Iran's nuclear deal with world major powers was a 'big test' for all signatories and other states in the world, as keeping promise is the base of world trust in a state, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday, APA reported citing IRNA.
18:00 11 October