Turkey supports Azerbaijan’s fair stance on Karabakh conflict settlement – ambassador
Baku – APA. Turkey supports Azerbaijan’s fair stance on the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, said Erkan Ozoral, newly-appointed ambassador of Turkey to Azerbaijan.
17:21 13 October
Azerbaijani FM reveals conditions for progress in Karabakh conflict settlement
Baku - APA. The presence of Armenian armed forces in Azerbaijan’s occupied territories poses a major threat to regional peace and security, said Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov, who is on an official visit to the Principality of Liechtenstein.
17:55 11 October
Kristian Vigenin: To settle Karabakh conflict, inter-parliamentary communication should be intensified
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Interview with the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly's Special Representative on the South Caucasus, Kristian Vigenin
13:48 11 October
FM: Karabakh conflict must be settled within Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity
Baku – APA. The Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict must be settled within the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Azerbaijan, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov, who is on a visit to Switzerland, said at his meeting with President of the Council of States in the Swiss Parliament Raphael Comte.
19:54 10 October
Azerbaijan, Switzerland ink agreements on visa facilitation, readmission
Baku - APA. Azerbaijan and Switzerland have signed two agreements on visa facilitation and readmission of persons illegally residing in their territories.
17:53 10 October
Azerbaijani FM receives outgoing Cuban ambassador
Baku - APA. Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov received Omar Senon Medina Quintero, Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba to the Republic of Azerbaijan upon the termination of his diplomatic tenure, the Foreign Ministry said on its website.
17:10 07 October
The European Azerbaijan Society open Benelux office in Brussels
Baku-APA. The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) has opened a new office in the middle of the diplomatic quarter of Brussels, the hub of the European Union (EU). The relocation reflects the fact that the TEAS Brussels office has been redesignated as TEAS Benelux, APA reports.
20:39 05 October
FM: Azerbaijan understands Afghanistan’s problems
Baku – APA. As a country which itself strongly suffered from the 25 years unresolved conflict, Azerbaijan full-heartedly understands Afghanistan’s problems, said Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov addressing the Brussels Conference on Afghanistan.
19:05 05 October
Azerbaijani FM attends Brussels Conference on Afghanistan
Baku – APA. The Brussels Conference on Afghanistan, co-hosted by the European Union and the Government of Afghanistan, kicked off on Oct. 5.
11:28 05 October
Azerbaijani FM to attend EU conference on Afghanistan
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov will pay a working visit to Belgium to take part in the Conference of the European Union on Afghanistan to be held in Brussels on 4-5 October, 2016, said Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry.
11:07 04 October
Azerbaijani FM: Intensity of negotiations on Karabakh conflict settlement preserved
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The intensity of the negotiation process over the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is preserved, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov told reporters in Baku Sept. 29.
14:25 29 September
OSCE MG co-chairs to visit region in Oct.
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group will pay a visit to the region in the second half of October, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov told reporters in Baku Sept. 29.
13:54 29 September
Pakistan’s PM to visit Azerbaijan
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov on Wednesday received the delegation led by Rana Tanveer Hussain, Federal Minister for Defence Production of Pakistan.
11:49 28 September
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