"Ministry of Foreign Affairs"
Foreign Ministry: OSCE chairman to visit Azerbaijan on June 30
Baku - APA. Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Wednesday that OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier will pay a working visit to Azerbaijan on June 30.
16:07 29 June
Azerbaijani FM: Int’l community considers status quo in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict unacceptable
He made the remarks during the meeting with Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó in Baku June 28, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry told APA.
17:47 28 June
New composition of State Commission on Azerbaijan-IAEA co-op approved
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on making amendments to the Presidential Order, dated 16 July 2010, on the approval of the new composition of the State Commission on cooperation between Azerbaijan and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
12:21 28 June
Azerbaijani President disclosed details of the St. Petersburg meeting
Baku-APA. “The positive moment is that a month after the Vienna meeting on the initiative of the Russian side in St. Petersburg held a regular meeting. We view this meeting as positive. Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed the official position of Azerbaijan and this position is, of course, open to the public”.
23:06 25 June
Two detained over withdrawing large sum of money from foreigners’ plastic cards
The Internal Affairs Ministry told APA that as a result of the operational and technical measures taken by the Ministry's Main Directorate for Combating Organized Crimes, Khachmaz district residents Khatai Aliyev and Orkhan Seyidov, who illegally withdrew a large sum of money from plastic cards of nearly 50 bank customers of foreign countries via online payment websites by using special cyber programs, were arrested.
18:31 24 June
State Dept: dialogue mechanisms between US, Azerbaijan should be reinforced
She made the remarks during a meeting with Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov in Baku June 23.
17:30 23 June
NATO Defence College delegation pays visit to the Republic of Azerbaijan
Baku-APA. 114 Senior Course members and delegates, representing 31 countries, from NATO Defence College in Rome pay an academic visit to the Republic of Azerbaijan on 22 June 2016. It is the third visit of the said Course to our country, APA reports quoting the press service of the Ministry of Defence.
20:16 22 June
North Korea diplomat expected to attend China forum with U.S. envoy
Baku-APA. A North Korean diplomat who was part of the so-called six-party talks aimed at ending the country's nuclear program arrived on Monday in China, where she is expected to attend a forum in which the U.S. nuclear envoy will take part, Japan's Kyodo news agency said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:23 21 June
Ankara expects EU to seal refugee cooperation efforts with visa-free travel
Baku-APA. Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesperson Tanju Bilgiç said in a statement on Saturday that Turkey expects its cooperation with the European Union on the refugee resettlement will grant Turkish citizens a visa-free travel within the Schengen zone, APA reports quoting Daily Sabah.
07:55 19 June
Ankara does not respond to Russia's conditions - FM
Baku – APA. Ankara does not respond to conditions made by Russia to normalize the ties, Maria Zakharova, the Director of the Information and Press Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation said, APA reports citing to TASS.
19:52 17 June
Turkey appoints new ambassadors to Russia, Germany
Turkey has previously recalled its ambassador Huseyn Avni Karslioglu to Germany after the adoption by the German parliament of a resolution recognizing the 1915 events as the "Armenian genocide".
18:37 13 June
Turkey makes major diplomatic appointments
Baku-APA. The Turkish government has made a number of senior diplomatic appointments, it was revealed Saturday, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
01:29 12 June
Armenian senior official reacts to Russian MFA statement on Nzhdeh’s statue
"Nzhdeh is a national hero of Armenian nation the same way as Aleksandr Nevskiy, Aleksandr Suvorov, Marshal Kutuzov, Bagration are national heroes of friendly Russian people. And as a historian I want to emphasize that Garegin Nzhdeh had no relation to fascism and Nazism. He struggled for Armenia's independence for all his life. Nzhdeh is not a Nazi he is patriot of Armenian nation and speculation on this issue is inadmissible and inappropriate", Sharmazanov stated.
13:58 11 June
Bulgarian FM: Russia has lost economic competition with Europe
Baku-APA. “Russia has lost economic competition with Europe and military competition with NATO”, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said at a roundtable in Sofia organized by the European Council on Foreign Relations, APA reports quoting Bulgarian media.
07:23 10 June
Foreigners can get visa in Azerbaijan starting from June 6
Foreigners arriving in the Republic of Azerbaijan will be able to obtain a visa at Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs starting from June 6, 2016, reads the decision “On an application form for obtaining a visa in the territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan” approved by the Cabinet of Ministers.
11:10 06 June
Georgia to appoint commercial attaches in its embassies
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Georgia will appoint commercial attaches in its embassies abroad, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia Mikheil Janelidze said at the meeting with representatives of business associations.
15:53 02 June
US calmly following reports of Russian S-300 supplies to Iran – State Dept
Baku. Turbat Baghirova – APA. The US continues to calmly following reports of the Russian S-300 air defense missile supplies to Iran, TASS citied Sam Werberg, press officer for the US State Department's Office of Iranian Affairs, as saying on June 1.
13:14 01 June
EU does not see EaP as geopolitical game – Swedish ambassador to Azerbaijan - INTERVIEW
Q. Do you have any plan to move your residence from Stockholm to Baku?
18:08 31 May
Former Turkish ambassador: Germany to get adequate response in case of so-called 'Armenian genocide' recognition - INTERVIEW
Q. The German Bundestag is expected to approve a draft resolution on the recognition of the so-called "Armenian genocide" on June 2. As a diplomat and politician knowing much about Germany, can you say what is the purpose of it?
17:38 31 May
Republic Day of Azerbaijan marked in Argentine
Baku – APA. The Embassy of Azerbaijan in Argentine has organized an official reception to mark 28 May - the Republic Day.
16:35 30 May