FM: Enabling safe return of Azerbaijani refugees, IDPs must be at center of int’l efforts
Baku – APA. Enabling safe and dignified return of Azerbaijani refugees and IDPs must be at the center of international efforts, said Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov.
10:20 24 September
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan addressed the UN General Assembly
Baku-APA. “Over the period passed since the last General Debate, no substantive progress has been achieved in the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict. Armenia continues to occupy the territories of Azerbaijan, including the Nagorno-Karabakh region and seven adjacent districts, in flagrant violation of international law and resolutions 822, 853, 874 and 884 adopted in 1993 by the United Nations Security Council. Its engagement in the conflict settlement process is nothing but imitation,” said Elmar Mammadyarov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan at the General Debate of the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly, APA reports.
05:18 24 September
Azerbaijani FM: “Azerbaijan attaches primary importance to the promotion of intercultural and interreligious dialogue at all levels”
“In the contemporary world of growing intolerance, discrimination and violence based on religion or belief, intercultural and interreligious dialogue has become one of the most important tools in promoting tolerance, sustainable peace, stability and development. In this regard, the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations plays an important role in fostering a global dialogue and cooperation for the promotion of tolerance, peace and better understanding across countries, cultures and civilizations,” said Azerbaijani Foreign minister at the Group of Friends Ministerial Meeting on combating xenophobia and fostering inclusive integration at The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations.
04:01 24 September
Azerbaijani FM: “Azerbaijan is and will remain committed to further development of energy cooperation in the region by realization of Southern Gas Corridor”
“It is our firm belief that pursuing the path of consistent reforms within the Organization adds value to the ongoing debate on the necessity to raise the effectiveness and efficiency of the BSEC, enhance its legal and institutional capabilities,” said Azerbaijani FM in his statement at the Informal Meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the BSEC Member States in New York.
23:12 23 September
Return of Azerbaijani refugees to their homes will enhance full-fledged intra-regional cooperation – foreign minister
Baku – APA. “Withdrawal of Armenian military forces from the occupied territories of Azerbaijan and ensuring the return of the refugees and internally displaced persons to their homes will not only contribute to peace and security in the South Caucasus but also enhance full-fledged intra-regional cooperation”, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said at the Extraordinary Session of Council of Ministers of the ECO Member States, press service of the Foreign Ministry told APA.
19:59 23 September
Azerbaijan, EU interested in developing bilateral relations
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini on the sidelines of the 71st session of the UN General Assembly in New York.
13:17 23 September
EU supports Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity – Mogherini
Baku – APA. The European Union supports the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Azerbaijan and is interested in a peaceful solution to the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict, said EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini.
12:29 23 September
Austrian Airlines willing to resume flights to Azerbaijan
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met with Austrian Federal Minister for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs Sebastian Kurz on the sidelines of the 71st session of the UN General Assembly in New York.
11:51 23 September
Elmar Mammadyarov: "Azerbaijan has managed to become a pioneer in the region in initiating and enabling a number of strategic trans-regional projects"
Baku-APA. Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov, delivered speech at the 15th annual ministerial meeting of the group of the landlocked developing countries (LLDCs) on the theme of “Harnessing coherence in the implementation of the 2030 agenda for sustainable development and Vienna Programme of Action”, APA reports.
23:58 22 September
Azerbaijani FM: “All terrorist acts are unjustifiable regardless of their motivation and Azerbaijan strongly condemns terrorism in all its forms”
21:33 22 September
Azerbaijani FM meets with OSCE MG co-chairs
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov had a meeting with the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs, Igor Popov of the Russian Federation, James Warlick of the United States of America, and Pierre Andrieu of France on the sidelines of the 71st session of the UN General Assembly in New York.
11:40 22 September
Azerbaijani FM calls Armenia's military drills in occupied Aghdam provocation
Baku – APA. Armenia's military drills held in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan’s Aghdam district is a serious provocation aimed at undermining the negotiation process over the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict’s settlement, the country’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said.
10:18 22 September
Azerbaijani FM: Status-quo in Karabakh conflict unacceptable
Baku – APA. The status quo in the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is unacceptable and unsustainable as stated by presidents of the OSCE Minsk Group co-chair countries, said Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry Elmar Mammadyarov.
13:14 21 September
Azerbaijani FM: April escalation reminded status quo in Karabakh conflict is dangerous
Baku – APA. The April escalation on the contact line of Armenian and Azerbaijani troops was a vivid reminder to us all that the status quo in the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, which has been acknowledged as unsustainable and unacceptable by the international community, is dangerous and has the potential to re-escalate at any time with unpredictable consequences, said Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov in New York.
10:19 20 September
General debates kick off at UN General Assembly
Baku – APA. The general debates kick off today at the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly.
05:37 20 September
Azerbaijani FM on working visit in New York
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov is on a working visit in New York to take part at the general debates of the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly.
11:22 19 September
NAM Summit Final Document expresses support for Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity
Baku – APA. Throughout its history, the Non-Alignment Movement has played a fundamental role in the strengthening international peace and security, said Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov in his speech at the XVII Summit of the Heads of State or Government of the Non-Alignment Movement in Isla de Margarita, Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.
12:25 18 September
NAM summit to express support for Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity
Baku – APA. The 17th Summit of heads of state and government of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) under the theme “Peace, Sovereignty and Solidarity for Development” kicked off in Margarita Island, Venezuela on Sep. 16.
10:25 16 September
OIC Contact Group on Armenia's aggression against Azerbaijan to hold first meeting
The announcement was made during a meeting between Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov and OIC Secretary General Iyad Amin Madani in Baku Sept. 12.
15:28 12 September
FM: Baku stands for results oriented Karabakh talks - UPDATED
Baku – APA. Baku supports substantive and result oriented negotiations to achieve the soonest resolution of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, said Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov.
12:54 08 September