Azerbaijan’s refugee and IDP pain highlighted in the French Senate
As part of a series of events organised in the margins of UN World Refugee Day throughout the world, the French office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) organised a landmark conference entitled The Consequences of a Forgotten Conflict for France: The Current Situation and Prospects for Refugees and IDPs in the long-term – Azerbaijan as a case study, hosted in the Palais du Luxembourg, home of the French Senate.
20:42 22 June
IDP plight highlighted for new Westminster Parliament
Following the UK General Election, The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) has taken the opportunity of highlighting the plight of the estimated one million Azerbaijani internally displaced persons (IDPs) and refugees to the 650 members of the new British Parliament.
17:00 16 June
Azerbaijani FM meets with first vice-president of Colombia’s National Congress
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov within the framework of official visit to the Republic of Colombia met with the first vice-president of the National Congress of Colombia Madame Daira de Jesús Gálvis Méndez.
12:31 01 June
Azerbaijan, Colombia hold next round of political consultations
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Foreign Minister of Colombia, Madame Maria Angela Holguin within his official visit to this country.
13:23 31 May
Azerbaijan to appeal to int'l organizations over planned flights from Khojaly airport
Azerbaijan will appeal to relevant international organizations over the planned flights from Khojaly airport, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry spokesman Hikmat Hajiyev told APA on Thursday.
10:20 25 May
Polish magazine dedicates article to Khojaly genocide
The Polish magazine Ambasador has published an article on the 25th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide.
17:27 23 May
Russian historian: People believe Russia occupied Karabakh and will never admit it
Upon the initiative of Russian historian Oleg Kuznetsov, an event was held in Baku May 17 in connection with the Khojaly genocide petition addressed to Russia’s State Duma and Federation Council of the Federal Assembly, APA reported.
13:06 17 May
Azerbaijani President: "Nobody recognized the so-called "referendum" held in Nagorno-Karabakh
"On the settlement of the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, we, like Heydar Aliyev, defend our principled position, and this position is strengthened from day to day," said President Ilham Aliyev at a solemn ceremony dedicated to the 94th birthday anniversary of national leader of the Azerbaijani people Heydar Aliyev and the 13th anniversary of the establishment of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, APA reports.
01:06 11 May
Ilham Aliyev: Armenia's occupation policy is attack not only on Azerbaijan, but also on historical and cultural heritage of Islam
Today, the Islamic world faces serious challenges and many problems awaiting their solution, Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev said in an article titled “Strengthening of Islamic Solidarity is a Challenge of Time,” which was published by OIC Journal, the official publication of the Organization of Islamic Conference.
11:28 10 May
Lithuanian MPs adopt statement condemning Khojaly Genocide
A group of members of Lithuania’s Seimas (parliament) has adopted a statement condemning the Khojaly genocide, Azerbaijan’s Embassy in Lithuania told APA on Thursday.
11:12 27 April
Azerbaijanis living in Ukraine appeal to Verkhovna Rada
A group of Azerbaijanis living in Ukraine have appealed to Andriy Parubiy, the speaker of Ukraine's Verkhovna Rada (parliament) in protest at the statement made at the 11th session of the Zaporozhye Regional Council on the occasion of the anniversary of the so-called “Armenian genocide”.
16:00 18 April
Russian Orthodox Church comments on CMO’s Khojaly appeal
The Russian Orthodox Church has commented on the appeal on the Khojaly Genocide sent by Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) Allahshukur Pashazadeh and leaders of religious confessions in Azerbaijan to world religious leaders, parliaments, international organizations, and the European Court of Human Rights.
15:28 18 April
German MP: Escalations of armed violence have to be prevented in order not to allow Khojaly tragedy to happen again
Member of the Cristian Democrats Union fraction at the German Bundestag Mark Hauptmann stated in his answer to the question of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) regarding the role and participation of the international organizations in the process of solution of the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh that, the territorial integrity of sovereign states and the inviolability of borders are the basic principles of the international relations.
14:50 12 April
Azerbaijani official: Int’l community, big powers must maintain just position
The bloody events of genocide against the humanity perpetrated by the Armenian executioners in the early 20th century and in 1918 should never be forgotten, Novruz Mammadov, Deputy Head of the Azerbaijani Presidential Administration and Chief of the Administration’s Foreign Relations Department, tweeted on Friday, APA reported.
11:52 31 March
Sevinj Mirzeyeva’s sister: "I am disappointed that she became a political toy in someone's hands"
“Me, Lale Osman gizi Hajiyeva and Sevinj Osman gizi Mirzeyeva - are the children of one father and mother. Until recently, we have never had serious problems with my sister, either on political views, or on personal preferences”, - sister of journalist Sevinj Mirzoyeva (Osmangizi), who lives in the US, Lale Hajiyeva said in her appeal submitted to APA.
21:18 30 March
Colombian Senate passes decision on 25th anniversary of Khojaly genocide
The Senate of the Republic of Colombia has passed a decision on the 25th anniversary of Khojaly genocide.
10:22 18 March
Khojaly – a heartrending artistic inspiration – highlighted in Paris
In commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the Khojaly Massacre, the French office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) organised a visual art competition, open to anyone who felt inspired to participate, aimed at raising public awareness of this saddest episode in recent Azerbaijani history.
18:48 17 March
Azerbaijan calls for Islamic solidarity in resolving Karabakh conflict
The liberation of the Nagorno-Karabakh region from Armenian occupation is a crucial issue for Azerbaijan, said Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minister Khalaf Khalafov.
12:30 15 March
Khalaf Khalafov: Armenia encourages relocation of Syrian and Lebanese Armenians to occupied Azerbaijani territories
Solving the problems of refugees and internally displaced persons necessitates respect for territorial integrity of countries, ending double standards, and joint humanitarian efforts, said Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minister Khalaf Khalafov.
11:00 15 March
Int’l conference on Karabakh conflict underway in Baku
The international conference entitled “The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, origins, peacemaking and the role of civil society” is going on in Baku.
17:00 14 March