Azerbaijani Parliament passes decision on restoring relations with European Parliament - UPDATED
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. The Parliament of Azerbaijan on Friday discussed the draft decision on issues of cooperation between the European Parliament and the Republic of Azerbaijan.
18:30 30 September
European Parliament made various efforts to restore relations with Azerbaijan, says parl speaker
Baku. Munariz Aslanov – APA. Over the past year, the European Parliament has made various efforts to restore bilateral relations with Azerbaijan, said Ogtay Asadov, Speaker of the Azerbaijani parliament.
12:31 30 September
“New wave of pressure will start against Azerbaijan with restoration of cooperation with Euronest PA”
The Euronest Parliamentary Assembly is the most unsuccessful and damaging component of the European Union’s Eastern Partnership program. Although created to open new venues of international dialogue, it has become a forum of platitudes, biased discourse and double standards. Instead of providing common solutions to the major problems of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries (Azerbaijan, Belarus, Armenia, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine) with the help of the EU, the Euronest assembly is mired in endless irrelevant discussions, with no end-results or implementation powers.
11:06 30 September
Ilham Aliyev: Territorial integrity of Azerbaijan must be restored
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA. The territorial integrity of Azerbaijan must be restored, international law must be ensured, said Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev.
10:51 29 September
EU comments on constitutional referendum in Azerbaijan
Baku – APA. The European Union has called on Azerbaijan to address concerns following a Council of Europe (CoE) mission to assess the 26 September referendum on draft amendments to the constitution.
18:19 28 September
European Academy for Elections Observation: Azerbaijani referendum meets int’l standards
Baku. Konul Kamilgizi – APA. The European Academy for Elections Observation mission released final the statement on the results of the referendum on making amendments to Azerbaijan’s Constitution.
14:52 27 September
European People's Party Observation Delegation: “The Referendum on the Constitution changes has been conducted in accordance with the best international standards” - UPDATED
The European People's Party Observation Delegation have released a statement on the Constitutional Referendum of September 26th 2016 in the Republic of Azerbaijan.
21:19 26 September
President Ilham Aliyev receives delegation of European People's Party - UPDATED
Baku – APA. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation of members of the European Parliament, parliamentarians of European countries and employees of several international organizations led by Vice President of the Centrist Democrat International, Vice Chair of the European People's Party Mario David.
18:21 26 September
Ilham Aliyev: All necessary measures taken to excellently organize referendum - UPDATED
Baku – APA. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by President of the European Academy for Elections Observation (EAEO), Honorary Member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) Goris Emiel Stef. The delegation included Speaker of Maltese Parliament, head of the observation mission of EAEO Angelo Farrugia, as well as MPs from Malta, Serbia, Italy, France, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Romania, and members of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe.
18:04 26 September
Constitutional amendments to serve interests of Azerbaijani people, says parl speaker
Baku. Etibar Mammadov – APA. Constitutional amendments will serve the interests of the Azerbaijani people and create a solid foundation for even better protection of human rights and freedoms, said Ogtay Asadov, Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament.
15:37 26 September
Azerbaijan to change mechanism for implementing decisions on protection of human rights and freedoms
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Azerbaijan will change the mechanism for implementing decisions of interstate bodies for the protection of human rights and freedoms.
15:00 23 September
Comments on Preliminary Opinion by Venice Commission on draft modifications to Azerbaijani Constitution
13:52 22 September
Statement issued on visit of European Parliament’s delegation to Azerbaijan
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Co-chairs of the EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committee Sajjad Karim and Samad Seyidov have signed the statement on the outcomes of the visit of European Parliament’s delegation to Azerbaijan.
18:31 21 September
Baku hosts 13th meeting of EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Azerbaijani parliament has today hosted the 13th meeting of EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committee.
18:57 20 September
President Aliyev: Azerbaijan does not maintain any relations with Freedom House
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan does not maintain any relations with Freedom House as the organization keeps taking a pro-Armenian position and making anti-Azerbaijani statements, said Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev.
17:42 20 September
MEP: Azerbaijan – important country for EU
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Azerbaijan is an important country for the European Union, said Sajjad Karim, a British member of the European Parliament (MEP), who is leading the delegation of the EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committee that is on a visit to Baku.
15:42 20 September
Europe’s biggest natural gas producer is running out of fuel
Baku – APA-Economics. The European Union’s biggest natural gas producer is running out of reserves, Bloomberg reported.
10:19 17 September
Azerbaijani parl. speaker: Efforts to resolve Karabakh conflict fail due to Armenia’s destructive stance
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Efforts aimed at resolving the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict are not yielding results due to the destructive position of Armenia, said Ogtay Asadov, Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament.
14:00 16 September
Catalonia's Altafaj urges EU to apply pressure on Spain to open dialog
Baku-APA. A Catalan official has called on Brussels to urge the Spanish government to get talks started on Catalonia’s independence, APA reports quoting Press TV.
01:28 16 September
Donald Trump is a problem for whole world, EU's Schulz says
"Trump is not only a problem for the EU but also for the whole world," Schulz said in an interview with Der Spiegel published online on Thursday.
17:15 15 September