Khojaly 25 years on – a moving musical remembrance in the Land of the Gods
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.
13:56 04 March
French lawyer initiates Khojaly Genocide petition
French lawyer Olivier Pardo has initiated a Change.org petition for the recognition of the Khojaly Genocide by the French government and international organizations.
15:58 02 March
Azerbaijan says UN report on human rights is one-sided, unbalanced
The report of UN rapporteurs on human rights, prepared on the results of the visit to Azerbaijan in September 2016, on the situation of human rights defenders in the country, is one-sided, unbalanced and runs contrary to the spirit of cooperation between Azerbaijan and the UN agencies, said Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minister Mahmud Mammad-Guliyev.
12:50 02 March
Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan attaches great importance to solidarity among Muslim countries - UPDATED
The 13th Summit of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) kicked off in the Pakistani capital of Islamabad on Wednesday.
14:32 01 March
Khojaly Tragedy victims commemorated in Prague
The month of February is always a sad one for 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.
19:02 28 February
Minsk Group failed to ensure justice in Karabakh conflict: Turkish opposition leader
The Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict still remains unresolved, and the OSCE Minsk Group has failed to provide justice, said Turkey’s main opposition Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) leader Devlet Bahceli, APA reported citing Turkish Posta newspaper.
13:36 28 February
Khojaly massacre survivor addresses US Congress
Azerbaijani Center of Midwest America (ACMA) organized a special event in the US Congress to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Khojaly massacre.
10:41 28 February
Governor of U.S. State of Nevada signs document on Khojaly Tragedy
The Governor of the U.S. State of Nevada, Brian Sandoval, signed a document remembering the Khojaly Tragedy of Azerbaijan.
10:14 28 February
Khojaly Genocide hashtag among Top 5 on Twitter
Hashtag #HocaliKatliami, created on Twitter in connection with the 25th anniversary of the Khojaly Genocide, was listed among the top 5 most popular hashtags on February 26.
18:24 27 February
Germany’s Social Democratic Party, Germany–South Caucasus parliamentary group issue statements on Khojaly Genocide
Germany’s Social Democratic Party (SPD) has issued a statement commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide.
18:14 27 February
Armenian attempts to disrupt Khojaly commemoration concert in Paris backfire catastrophically
Despite the significance of 26 February 2017 as the actual date of the 25th anniversary of the Khojaly massacre, a group of extremist Armenians in Paris demonstrated their intransigence with a violent protest outside the Église Saint-Roch, the concert venue, in Paris.
14:03 27 February
Turkish PM: Khojaly massacre – a common grief of Turks
The Khojaly massacre is a common grief of the Turks, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim tweeted on Feb. 26, APA reported.
10:11 27 February
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
‘The Concentration Camp’ book published
“The Concentration Camp” book has been published within the framework of the “Justice for Khojaly!” international awareness campaign.
14:38 26 February
Azerbaijan: Int’l tribunal needed for Khojaly genocide
There is a need to create an international tribunal and apply legal mechanisms in order to have a legal and political assessment given to the Khojaly genocide and the criminals brought to justice, Azerbaijani Deputy Foreign Minister Khalaf Khalafov told reporters in Baku Feb. 26, APA reported.
13:01 26 February
Khojaly Genocide: 25 years pass since tragedy of 20th century
12:30 26 February
Khojaly massacre – a black spot in history of mankind: Turkish envoy
The Khojaly massacre is a black spot in the history of mankind, Turkish ambassador to Azerbaijan Erkan Ozoral told reporters in Baku Feb. 26, APA reported.
11:36 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
Turkish parliament speaker marks 1992 Khojaly massacre
Turkey's parliament speaker Ismail Kahraman highlighted 1992 Khojaly massacre in a written statement on Saturday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
02:31 26 February