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
Ali Huseynli: Appointment of Mehriban Aliyeva, president’s closest associate, is desirable decision on way to statehood
Chairman of the parliamentary Committee on legal policy and state building, Ali Huseynli told APA the aforesaid while commenting on appointment of President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation, MP Mehriban Aliyev as First Vice-President of Azerbaijan.
19:58 21 February
Heads of Azerbaijan’s religious confessions congratulate Mehriban Aliyeva
Heads of Azerbaijan’s religious confessions have sent a congratulatory letter to Mehriban Aliyeva on her appointment as First Vice-President of Azerbaijan, the Caucasian Muslims Office told APA.
18:02 21 February
VP Mehriban Aliyeva: I realize seriousness of my responsibility
Mehriban Aliyeva, who has been appointed the First Vice President of Azerbaijan, thanked President Ilham Aliyev for the high confidence in her.
15:14 21 February
President: Mehriban Aliyeva has been playing important role in Azerbaijan’s socio-political life for years
Mehriban Aliyeva, for many years, has been playing an important and active role in the socio-political and cultural life of Azerbaijan, said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
14:57 21 February
Mehriban Aliyeva appointed first vice-president of Azerbaijan
Mehriban Aliyeva has been appointed first vice-president of Azerbaijan upon President Ilham Aliyev’s order.
12:27 21 February
Azerbaijani President attended panel discussion at Munich Security Conference
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended "The Fault Lines of Eurasia" panel discussion at the Munich Security Conference, APA reports.
23:52 18 February
President Ilham Aliyev receives Iranian justice minister - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by Minister of Justice of the Islamic Republic of Iran Mostafa Pourmohammadi.
16:05 16 February
Heydar Aliyev Foundation to support Baku Marathon 2017
On April 30, the Baku Marathon is to be arranged under the auspices of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation.
12:35 06 February
Azerbaijan demonstrated to world model of bridge between state and youth: deputy minister
Azerbaijan has demonstrated to the world a model of bridge between state and youth, said Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports Intigam Babayev.
13:27 02 February
February 2 – Youth Day celebrated at Azerbaijani MES
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) held an event to mark February 2nd, celebrated as the Youth Day in the country.
12:00 02 February
Today marks Mammad Amin Rasulzade’s 133rd birth anniversary
January 31st marks the 133rd birth anniversary of Mammad Amin Rasulzade, one of the founding political leaders of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic.
00:01 31 January
President Ilham Aliyev receives credentials of incoming Pakistani ambassador - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received credentials of newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Saeed Khan Mohmand.
16:19 26 January