Azerbaijani delegation to attend PACE winter session
An Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation led by Samad Seyidov, chairman of the parliament’s Committee on international and inter-parliamentary relations, will leave for Strasbourg on January 21 to attend the winter session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).
16:57 19 January
Staff of Azerbaijani delegation to PACE changed - UPDATED
The staff of the Azerbaijani delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has been changed.
13:07 04 January
Baku hosts international symposium titled "The future of the region: Geopolitical challenges and perspectives"
An international symposium titled "The future of the region: Geopolitical challenges and perspectives" is held in Baku on Saturday, APA reports.
14:57 23 December
MP Fazil Mustafa criticizes activities of Penitentiary Service
At today’s plenary session of the Azerbaijani Parliament, lawmaker Fazil Musfata criticized the activities of the country’s Penitentiary Service, APA reported.
13:21 15 December
Azerbaijani MP proposes introducing parliamentary control over Armed Forces
Azerbaijani MP Fazil Mustafa has proposed introducing parliamentary control over the country’s Armed Forces.
12:52 15 December
Such ill-mannered attitude towards Turkey ‘unacceptable’ - Azerbaijani MP
The depiction of Turkish Republic’s founder Mustafa Kemal Ataturk and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in an “enemy chart” at a NATO military drill in Norway should be understood as a disrespectful attitude towards the values of the Turkish people, Hikmat Babaoghlu, Azerbaijani MP, editor-in-chief of “Yeni Azerbaijan” (New Azerbaijan) newspaper, told APA.
14:30 18 November
Azerbaijan begins preparation for celebration of ADR centenary
Preparatory work has been launched for the celebration of the centenary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic (ADR) and its parliament, Parliament Speaker Ogtay Asadov said in response to the statement of MP Fazil Mustafa, APA reported.
12:39 17 November
Azerbaijani MPs voice protest over PACE’s anti-Azerbaijan resolutions
At today's meeting of the Azerbaijani Parliament, MPs voiced strong protest against the anti-Azerbaijani resolutions adopted at the last PACE session, APA reported.
13:58 20 October
MP: Certain circles in Russia do not want to take Azerbaijan’s interests into account
The liquidation of the All-Russian Azerbaijani Congress (VAK) is one of the last examples of Russia’s attitude towards Azerbaijan, Fazil Mustafa, Azerbaijani MP, Chairman of the Great Establishment Party told APA.
18:43 17 May
Compositions of two Azerbaijani parliamentary commissions reformed
The compositions of the Azerbaijani parliament’s disciplinary and accounting commissions have been reformed.
12:20 01 February
Unemployed people should be given social benefits, Azerbaijani MP proposes
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani MPs came up with a number of objections and proposals during Thursday’s discussion in parliament of the 2017 Budget of the State Social Protection Fund.
15:00 08 December
Azerbaijani MPs call for reconsideration of bilateral ties with Russia
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani MPs called for the reconsideration of the country’s bilateral relations with Russia over the further enhancement of military alliance between Russia and Armenia.
13:30 29 November
First TEDx UNEC Conference took place
Baku – APA. TEDx Conference has been held for the first time at Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC) within the “Science Month” on November 5. To implement the conference on “Combination of Education and Science” an official license was received from TED Organization in May of the year.
14:42 05 November
PACE session to consider issue of judge from Azerbaijan to European court
The parliament told APA that the delegation includes MPs Vusal Huseynov, Ganira Pashayeva, Rovshan Rzayev, Sahiba Gafarova, Rafael Huseynov, Elkhan Suleymanov, Sevinj Huseynova, Muslum Mammadov, Fazil Mustafa and Sabir Hajiyev.
19:52 07 October
MPs strongly object to police questioning of Azerbaijani diaspora head in Netherlands
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Azerbaijani MPs have raised a strong objection to the police questioning of Azerbaijani diaspora head in the Netherlands Ilhan Askin following a complaint by Armenians.
13:44 30 September
Parl’t speaker: Azerbaijan to adequately respond to Iran’s policy
MP Zahid Oruj mentioned Iran and Armenia relations rising to strategic level, the abolition of visa regime, and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani preparing to pay a visit to Armenia.
14:35 14 June
Azerbaijan should bring the closure of the Metsamor nuclear power plant in the agenda of the UN
Baku. Ramiz Mikailoglu - APA. "Azerbaijan should make an appeal to the International Atomic Energy Agency in connection with the Metsamor nuclear power plant," MP Fazil Mustafa told APA, commenting on the “Stop Metsamor” campaign launched on the website “change.org” for collecting signatures for a petition demanding the closure of the Metsamor nuclear power plant.
22:51 13 May
Supreme Commander-in-Chief’s visit to frontline is highly appreciated - SURVEY
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA. We shouldn’t forget that the President is also a Supreme Commander-in-Chief. The people’s attention is focused on the frontline, the president and his spouse’s visit to the frontline is praiseworthy, MP, political analyst Rasim Musabeyov told APA.
16:16 02 May
Azerbaijani parliament condemns Armenian provocations
Addressing the session, MP Zahid Oruj called on Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan to resign.
14:43 29 April
Azerbaijani delegation to leave for Strasbourg to attend PACE spring session
Baku – APA. A group of MPs led by Chairman of the parliamentary Committee on International and Interparliamentary Relations, Head of Azerbaijan's delegation to PACE Samad Seyidov will be on a visit to Strasbourg on April 17-23 to attend the spring session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).
15:38 16 April