President Ilham Aliyev attends opening of orphanage-kindergarten in Saatli
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today attended the inauguration of a 100-seat orphanage-kindergarten in Saatli, the construction of which was initiated by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation.
11:21 28 March
Ganja takes up role as CIS Cultural Capital 2017
Ganja, has hosted a ceremony as the city is assuming its new role as a Cultural Capital of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) 2017.
13:37 18 March
Azerbaijani President joins Novruz festivities in Baku
Nationwide festivities on the occasion of the national holiday of the people of Azerbaijan – Novruz are being held in Baku.
10:47 18 March
Mehriban Aliyeva meet with delgation headed by Iranian Minister
Azerbaijan`s First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva has met with Minister of Communications and Information Technology of the Islamic Republic of Iran Mahmoud Vaezi, APA reports.
21:40 17 March
First VP Mehriban Aliyeva meets UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Marianna Vardinoyannis
First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has today met with UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador, President of the Friends’ Association for Children with Cancer “ELPIDA” and the “Marianna V. Vardinoyannis Foundation” Marianna Vardinoyannis, who is in Baku to attend the 5th Global Baku Forum.
16:11 16 March
Leyla Aliyeva attends presentation of “Azerbaijan. Saving gazelles” documentary
A presentation of “Azerbaijan. Saving gazelles” documentary has been held in Baku, APA reports.
00:02 15 March
Prof Lotfi A.Zadeh congratulates Mehriban Aliyeva
Lotfi A.Zadeh, Professor Emeritus and Director, Berkeley Initiative in Soft Computing, has congratulated Mehriban Aliyeva on her appointment as Azerbaijan’s First Vice-President.
16:02 09 March
European premiere of “Ali and Nino” held in Brussels
The European premiere of the film “Ali and Nino” has been held at the European Parliament.
11:23 09 March
First VP Mehriban Aliyeva: It was great honor for me to be an Azerbaijani MP
Azerbaijan’s First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva delivered a speech at a plenary session of the Azerbaijani parliament [Milli Majlis] on March 7.
13:06 07 March
Azerbaijani parliament begins next plenary meeting
The next plenary meeting of the Azerbaijani Parliament kicked off on Tuesday.
12:37 07 March
Today marks Mammad Amin Rasulzade’s 62nd death anniversary
Today (March 6) is the 62nd death anniversary of Mammad Amin Rasulzade, one of the founding political leaders of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic, the first independent Republic in the East.
11:11 06 March
First VP Mehriban Aliyeva views special boarding school in Turkan
First vice-president of the Republic of Azerbaijan, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva has viewed conditions in the special boarding school No. 6 for physically disabled children in Turkan settlement, Khazar District, APA reports.
22:06 01 March
Exhibition commemorating Khojaly Massacre victims opens in Berlin
On 25 February a landmark exhibition opened at the Galerie Schultz – one of the most prestigious contemporary art galleries in Berlin – dedicated to the 613 civilian victims of the Khojaly Massacre.
14:52 26 February
Azerbaijani president pays tribute to Khojaly genocide victims
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on Friday visited the Khojaly Genocide Memorial to pay tribute to genocide victims.
10:20 26 February
Nationwide march held in Baku to commemorate 25th anniversary of Khojaly Genocide
A nationwide march was held in Baku Feb. 26 to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Khojaly genocide. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva attended the march.
10:00 26 February
Ali Hasanov’s books on genocide policy against Azerbaijanis presented
Scientific editor of both books Elchin Ahmadov said that the ethnic cleansing conducted by Armenians against Azerbaijanis in the last two centuries, the genocide and aggressive policy have been analyzed in the book titled “Khojaly genocide: causes, consequences and international recognition”. He noted that the acts of genocide against Azerbaijanis and ethnic cleansing of them four times in 1905-1906, 1918-1920, 1948-1953 and 1988-1993 as a result of the aggressive policy of Armenians have been analyzed in the book titled “Stages of the policy of ethnic cleansing and genocide against Azerbaijanis”.
15:18 25 February
25 years of Khojaly tragedy commemorated in Luxembourg
The month of February is always filled with sorrow in Azerbaijan, and amongst those around the world who support the rule of law and the sanctity of human life. This is because, 25 years ago, that month saw the single worst atrocity of the Armenian–Azerbaijani conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh. The Khojaly massacre took the lives of 613 civilians. The death toll included 106 women, 63 children and 70 elderly people.
14:19 24 February
Azerbaijani ombudsperson: Number of women and children killed in Khojaly was higher
The number of woman and children killed as a result of the genocide committed by Armenians in the Azerbaijani town of Khojaly was higher, said Azerbaijan’s Human Rights Commissioner (Ombudsperson) Elmira Suleymanova.
12:10 24 February
Khojaly 25 years on – an evocative musical remembrance in the centre of neutrality
Whereas February should be a month filled with the premise of spring, in Azerbaijan it is a month of sadness. This sadness is shared by all of those around the world who value human life and uphold the rule of international law. That is because, on the night of 25–26 February 1992, the worst atrocity committed by invading Armenian armed forces was undertaken in the town of Khojaly. Altogether, during that 24-hour period, 613 civilians died – including 106 women, 63 children and 70 elderly people.
18:45 23 February
Ambassador: Hungary sees Southern Gas Corridor as priority - INTERVIEW
Q. This year Azerbaijan and Hungary celebrate the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations. These countries also enjoy a strategic partnership. How do you asses the current state of relations between the two countries?
12:20 22 February