Armenia continues to violate int’l humanitarian law: Azerbaijani deputy FM
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Armenia continues to violate international humanitarian law, said Azerbaijani Deputy Foreign Minister Khalaf Khalafov.
18:21 20 October
Horror of Khojaly comes to bastion of neutrality – Geneva
Baku – APA. The horrors of the Khojaly Massacre – the worst single atrocity of the ongoing Armenian–Azerbaijani conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh that claimed the lives of 613 civilians – were highlighted during a landmark event in Geneva on 13 October, attended by 120 diplomats, representatives of NGOs, researchers and members of the Azerbaijani diaspora. This was jointly organised at the Grand Hotel Kempinski by the Azerbaijani Permanent Mission to the UN Office and Other International Organisations in Geneva and the Paris branch of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS). The death toll of the Khojaly Massacre on 26 February 1992 included 106 women, 63 children and 70 elderly people.
10:13 15 October
Ilham Aliyev: Decades-old UN resolutions on Karabakh conflict remain unfulfilled
Baku – APA. The decades-old resolutions of the UN Security Council on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict have not been fulfilled up to this day, and this is an example of double standards, Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev said in a joint statement with Pakistan’s Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif in Baku Oct. 14.
17:50 14 October
Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan, Pakistan support each other on Nagorno-Karabakh, Kashmir
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan and Pakistan demonstrate mutual support on Nagorno-Karabakh and Kashmir issues, Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev said in a joint press statement with Pakistan’s Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif in Baku Oct. 14.
15:49 14 October
Azerbaijani FM: Shavarsh Kocharyan - comic far from diplomacy
“As a rule, we don’t comment on statements of comic deputy foreign minister of Armenia, who is far from diplomacy and does not perceive essence of the negotiations. However, we thought we must respond to his ignorance and nonsensical statements this time. Since Vienna and Saint Petersburg meeting, Sergs Sargsyan, head of the military dictatorship in Armenia, has been trying to break negotiation process with lies and tragicomic games and maintain status quo. Unfortunately, OSCE MG chairs don’t show necessary determination and put pressure on Sargsyan’s regim to achieve progress in negotiations and change status quo”.
19:19 08 October
Novruz Mammadov: OSCE MG says Azerbaijan, Armenia should come to agreement by themselves
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA. Over the past years, the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs have found the following solution to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Azerbaijan and Armenia should come to an agreement by themselves, Novruz Mammadov, deputy head of Azerbaijani Presidential Administration, chief of the administration's foreign relations department, said Oct.7.
10:39 07 October
Armenia far from engaging in constructive search for peace
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Armenia is far from engaging in the constructive search for peace and conflict resolution in the region, said Azerbaijan’s Permanent Mission to the OSCE.
17:18 06 October
American journalist meets with Azerbaijani IPDs
Baku – APA. An American journalist, author of the book “Murder in the Mountains: War Crime in Khojaly and the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict” Raoul Contreras on Thursday visited a block built for 760 IDPs in Masazir settlement, the Azerbaijani State Committee for Work with Refugees and IPDs told APA.
10:20 06 October
Research titled ‘Caucasian archaeological collections in European museums’ published
Baku - APA. Nourida Ateshi, an Azerbaijani researcher living in Germany, has been published her new research work titled “Caucasian archaeological collections in European museums”.
10:24 04 October
Ilham Aliyev: Nagorno-Karabakh conflict must be resolved within Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity
Baku. Ramiz Mikayıloghlu-APA. Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev made a speech during the meeting of Pope Francis with representatives of the Azerbaijani government, public and diplomatic corps at the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku Oct. 2.
18:54 02 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
‘Khojaly syndrome’ on a par with ‘Vietnam and Afghanistan syndrome’
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The “Khojaly syndrome” is on a par wit the “Vietnam and Afghanistan syndrome”, said Hijran Huseynova, chairwoman of the Azerbaijani State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs.
12:55 30 September
Ziyafat Asgarov: Justice on Karabakh conflict should be restored with US support
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Ziyafat Asgarov, the first vice-speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament, has today met with the delegation consisting of law-makers from the western region of the United States.
19:40 29 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
Baku calls Euronews Insiders edition on Karabakh conflict biased
Baku. Farid Mirzayev – APA. In the episode of Insiders program on the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Euronews reporter Valérie Gauriat demonstrated a biased and one-sided approach, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry, told APA.
13:31 23 September
Emotional Khojaly 613 tone poem received in rapt silence during closing of Mulhouse festival
Having previously been performed in versions for smaller ensembles, the new arrangement features additional percussion and brass, starkly emphasising the terror inflicted by the Armenian armed forces on the Azerbaijani civilians. Pierre Thilloy commented: “Khojaly 613 has now been performed around the world for nearly five years. This new arrangement is actually closer to the original concept for the piece I had in mind, as my ultimate aim was to have it played by a large orchestra.”
19:41 22 September
Nagorno-Karabakh belongs to Azerbaijan: Israeli city mayor
Acre. Malahat Najafova – APA. Nagorno-Karabakh belongs to Azerbaijan, an APA correspondent to the Israeli city of Acre quoted city mayor Shimon Lankri as saying on Thursday.
15:07 22 September
Azerbaijan allows Euronews film crew to visit its occupied territories
Baku – APA. Euronews film crew visited the occupied territories of Azerbaijan in accordance with the country’s legislation and the visit was coordinated, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told APA on Saturday.
15:00 17 September
Erkin Gadirli: They removed my name from list for fear that Armenians might object to my participation
Baku – APA. Erkin Gadirli, a board member of the Republican Alternative Movement in Azerbaijan (ReAl), has explained the reason behind his name’s removal from the list of participants in the hearing held in the US Congress.
17:45 16 September
Endless corridor movie to be shown in Al Jazeera TV
Baku – APA. "Endless corridor" movie will be shown in "Al Jazeera" TV on September 10, at 11:00 in Baku. Screening of the film will be organized by The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS), as part of the "Justice for Khojaly" campaign initiated by Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva.
19:12 09 September