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
Int’l conference on Karabakh conflict kicks off in Baku
An international conference, entitled “The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, origins, peacemaking and the role of civil society” got underway in Baku March 14.
12:26 14 March
German MPs adopt Declaration on Khojaly Massacre
A Group of MPs from German Bundestag including Uwe Feiler, Olav Gutting, Dr. Hans Michelbach, Dr. Philipp Muhrmann and Norbert Schindler adopted the declaration on 25th anniversary of the Khojaly Massacre.
11:04 14 March
Russian political analyst calls for Khojaly Genocide recognition
It will be impossible to prevent crimes against humanity until global recognition of the Khojaly genocide is ensured, said Russian political analyst Oleg Kuznetsov.
10:46 14 March
US Congressman made statement on Khojaly genocide
Texas State Congressman Gene Green made a statement on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide, Azerbaijani Embassy in the US told APA,
06:27 11 March
Khojaly Commemoration Concert broadcast on London Live TV
The Khojaly Commemoration Concert – held this year at St. Paul’s Church, Covent Garden – was broadcast on London Live television to a potential prime time viewership of 200,000 in Greater London, and on satellite and cable.
12:39 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
Petition initiated for recognition of Khojaly Genocide by Russian State Duma
A petition has been initiated for recognition of the Khojaly Genocide by the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation
12:11 07 March
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