Representatives of NATO, Russia to meet since ties strained over Ukraine
Baku-APA. Representatives of NATO and Russia are set to hold a formal meeting for the first time since ties between the two sides strained in 2014 over the crisis in Ukraine, APA reports quoting Press TV.
21:24 12 April
Azerbaijani Ombudsman appeals to int’l organizations over Armenian crimes against Azerbaijani civilians
The statement has been addressed to the UN Secretary General, the UN Security Council, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, the European Commission, the Council of Europe, OSCE, the International and European Ombudsman Institutes, the Asian Ombudsman Association, the International Peace Bureau, ombudsmen of a number of countries, Azerbaijan’s diplomatic missions abroad and foreign countries’ diplomatic missions in Azerbaijan and Azerbaijani diaspora organizations.
18:38 12 April
Azerbaijanis hold protest outside Armenian embassy in Brussels
Baku-APA. On 11 April, more than 50 Azerbaijanis brought the truth of the Armenian occupation of Nagorno-Karabakh and the seven surrounding regions to the door of the Armenian Embassy in Brussels with a peaceful demonstration. The response was so potentially violent that more than 40 riot police were called. They used their riot shields to keep some of the Armenians at bay in their Embassy.
20:19 11 April
PACE to hold debate on escalation in Nagorno-Karabakh
The debate on “The recent and tragic escalation of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict” is scheduled for April 18, the first day of the spring session which will last till April 22.
16:28 11 April
Participants of protest action against the recent Armenian military aggression against Azerbaijan was attacked in Paris
Baku-APA. Not content with inflicting violence on the civilian population of Azerbaijan, on 9 April Armenia brought naked violence to the streets of Paris, the European Azerbaijan Society told APA.
23:06 09 April
German MP: Implement international law in Nagorno-Karabakh to end futile dying!
Baku – APA. The German MP and chairwoman of the German-Caucasian Parliamentary Friendship Group in German Bundestag, Karin Strenz and MP, Co-Chairman of the Group Johannes Kahrs, gave statement about the current violent developments in Nagorno-Karabakh, which reached a new level of escalation in the past few days.
14:23 07 April
President Aliyev: Armenia commits provocations each time a step taken towards peaceful settlement
Schennach congratulated President Aliyev for his successful visit to the United States, at the same time expressing his concern over the latest developments on the contact line of Azerbaijani and Armenian troops.
14:27 06 April
Turkish FM says Turkey 'not fueling' Karabakh clashes
Baku-APA. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has said showing solidarity with Azerbaijan in its hour of need does not mean encouraging it to enter a conflict, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
00:57 06 April
NATO urges Azerbaijan and Armenia to show restraint and prevent any new escalation
Baku-APA. NATO has urged Azerbaijan and Armenia to respect the cease-fire between the two countries in the aftermath of recent Karabakh clashes, APA reports.
00:37 06 April
President Aliyev: All major int’l organizations support Azerbaijan’s stance
The UN, OSCE, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, and the Council of Europe passed resolutions backing Azerbaijan’s just stance, the president said. “However, these resolutions have not come to fruition but they are legal basis for the solution of this problem,” he added.
16:52 05 April
German MP: Armenian forces must withdraw from occupied Azerbaijani territories
Baku – APA. Axel Fischer, member of the German Bundestag from Christian Democratic Union, said Monday that he is deeply saddened and worried by escalation of military violence between Armenia and Azerbaijan.
18:01 04 April
Turkish FM calls for 'immediate' solution to Karabakh
Baku-APA. The problem between Azerbaijan and Armenia must be solved immediately, Turkey’s foreign minister said on Sunday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
04:23 04 April
PACE President calls for respect of ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh
Baku-APA. “I am extremely worried at the reports of violence in Nagorno-Karabakh and deeply saddened at the loss of life yesterday”, said Pedro Agramunt, President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. “I call on both sides to honour the cease-fire and swiftly resume negotiations towards a peaceful resolution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict”, PACE website reported.
02:57 04 April
German PM: “The withdrawal of the Armenian military forces from the region of Nagorno-Karabakh is overdue”
Baku-APA. “The withdrawal of the Armenian military forces from the region of Nagorno-Karabakh is overdue and necessary, to guarantee the safe return of the displaced population to their homeland”,
21:14 03 April
Secretary General of the CE called on to cease fire and resume negotiations
21:40 02 April
EU: "To release Intigam Aliyev is another positive development"
“A decision by the Supreme Court to release on probation Intigam Aliyev, a human rights lawyer who spent the last two years in jail, is another positive development in Azerbaijan, following the pardon earlier this month of representatives of political parties, NGOs and journalists, to mark the Nowruz holiday,” reads the statement of EU External Action Service, APA reports.
21:29 28 March
EU agrees Turkey refugee deal - UPDATED
Baku-APA. European Union leaders on Friday agreed with Turkey a refugee deal which will see the opening of a new chapter in the country’s accession process in exchange for sending back refugees entering Europe via Greece, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
00:17 19 March
Tale Heydarov: We counter the age-old propaganda of the Armenian lobby - INTERVIEW
Baku. Javid Zeynalli – APA. Interview with Tale Heydarov, Chairman of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS)
20:56 18 March
Azerbaijan Press Council head meets with head of CoE Baku Office
Baku. Farid Mirzayev – APA. Ms Dragana Filipovic, head of Office of the Council of Europe in Baku met with Mr Aflatun Amashov, head of Azerbaijan Press Council, member of the Milli Majlis (parliament) of Azerbaijan.
17:20 18 March
'We cannot accept terrorism as new normal,' says Tusk
Baku-APA. European Council President Donald Tusk on Tuesday emphasized his solidarity with Turkey in the aftermath of the Ankara bomb attack that killed 37 people, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
05:18 16 March