Brussels to host int’l forum on separatism
The Congress of European Azerbaijanis will organize an international forum on the theme “Threats to international peace and security posed by separatism” in Brussels on November 20-21.
15:31 23 October
Georgian parliamentary committee chairman: Attempts being made to cause unrest in Marneuli
An incident happened during the polling process in Georgia’s Marneuli district, which is home to a large number of Azerbaijanis as an activist of the oppositionist European Georgia Party was physically assaulted by members of the ruling Georgian Dream Party, APA’s local bureau reported.
15:37 21 October
Spain must thwart attempt to split the country - King Felipe VI
Spanish King Felipe VI claimed that the country was confronted with an "unacceptable" attempt of secession as Catalonia constituted an integral part of Spain.
05:02 21 October
Austrian ambassador: Azerbaijan and Armenia can not be forced into one way of solution - INTERVIEW
Q: On October 15, Austria held parliamentary elections. What do you think of the election results? Could there results have any impact on Austria’s OSCE Chairmanship?
19:11 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
European Parliament president: Europe will not recognize independent Catalonia
The European states will not recognize the independence of Catalonia, President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani said in an interview with Kore radio station.
16:11 19 October
Luxembourgian delegation says the anti-Azerbaijani campaign 'unfair'
A delegation headed by former Luxembourgian MP Jacques-Yves Henckes, along with President of the Congress of European Azerbaijanis Sahil Gasimov, is on a visit to Azerbaijan.
18:49 18 October
Documentary “Objective Baku: How Hitler Lost the Battle for Oil” screened in London
The documentary film “Objective Baku: How Hitler Lost the Battle for Oil” was screened in the House of Lords of the British Parliament on October 17.
12:27 18 October
UK's Brexit minister says there is no plan to leave Brexit talks
Britain’s Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, David Davis, says his country has no plans to walk away from talks despite that there is little hope for progress at this week’s EU summit, APAreports quoting Press TV.
05:29 18 October
Leader of Catalonia suggests suspending independence process - UPDATED-2
21:54 10 October
EU urges Catalonia's leader not to declare independence
A top European Union official on Tuesday urged Catalonia’s regional leader not to declare independence, as tensions spiraled ahead of a possible declaration, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
21:50 10 October
Stella Kyriakides elected new PACE President
Stella Kyriakides (Cyprus, EPP/CD) has been elected President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) following the resignation of Pedro Agramunt (Spain, EPP/CD) on 6 October 2017, said the message on PACE’s website.
17:43 10 October
Council of Europe failed to live up to Azerbaijan’s expectations: Parl’t vice-speaker
The Council of Europe failed to live up to Azerbaijan’s expectations, Ziyafat Asgarov, First Vice-Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament, Chairman of the parliament’s Committee on Defense, Security and Anti-Corruption, said in an interview with APA.
18:40 06 October
German spy chiefs skeptical of pan-European agency
Germany’s top intelligence officials spoke of their scepticism Thursday over proposals to set up a CIA-style European Union intelligence agency, APA reports quoting AA.
21:03 05 October
Estonia’s ex-minister of Azerbaijani descent to run for mayor of Narva
The former minister of population affairs of Estonia and vice-president of the Congress of European Azerbaijanis, Eldar Efendiyev, who is of Azerbaijani descent, has put forward his candidacy for the post of mayor of the Estonian city of Narva.
13:22 05 October
President Ilham Aliyev: "If Azerbaijan leaves the Council of Europe, nothing will change in our life"
"The issue of secession from the Council of Europe was touched upon here. You are well acquainted with our media, because I do not have information that this or that official Azerbaijani person expressed such an opinion. However, the media are free and can write whatever they want. We, of course, react to the mood of the public, and any government, first of all, must take public opinion into account. Unfortunately, public opinion related to the Council of Europe is not so positive," said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev at a meeting with a delegation of the Political and Security Committee of the Council of the European Union.
05:11 05 October
“Catalonia referendum was one of events that were huge support to Azerbaijan in respect of Karabakh problem”
The Catalonia referendum was one of the recent events that were huge support to Azerbaijan in respect of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Elnur Soltanov, dean of the Faculty of Public and International Affairs of ADA University, told APA.
17:49 02 October
MP: Azerbaijan has to reconsider its CoE membership - INTERVIEW
APA’s interview with Chingiz Ganizade, member of the Azerbaijani Parliament
19:39 28 September
Azerbaijan calls on EU to display ‘decisive stance’ against Armenia
The European Union must display a decisive stance against Armenia and force this country to refrain from its occupation policy, said Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minister Khalaf Khalafov.
12:18 22 September
Armenian MPs attending Euronest PA conference in Baku
A conference on the theme “Involvement of the parliaments of Eastern Partnership countries in promoting gender quality and women’s health within the framework of the Sustainable Development Goals” kicked off in the Azerbaijani Parliament on Friday.
11:25 22 September