Two detained in Azerbaijan over hoax call about terror attack, police say
Azerbaijani police have detained two persons for making a hoax call about a terror attack in the country, the Interior Ministry’s press service told APA on Saturday.
12:40 13 January
MES "The search of the missing climbers is carried out on a high mountain range with a complex terrain"
The search for missing climbers in the Guba region continued on January 12.
20:42 12 January
Search for missing Azerbaijani mountaineers will continue – ministry
The search for the missing Azerbaijani mountaineers will continue until they are found, said Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations of Azerbaijan, Lieutenant General Faig Tagizade.
15:50 09 January
Azerbaijan opens criminal case after mountain climbers go missing - OFFICIAL STATEMENT
The Prosecutor General's Office and the Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) have made a joint statement on the missing mountain climbers.
15:36 06 January
Foreign experts visit area of search of missing climbers
The search for missing climbers in the Guba region continued on January 5.
20:50 05 January
Search for the missing mountaineers continued today - PHOTO - VIDEO
The search for the mountaineers who disappeared on the territory of the Guba region continued on January 4, APA reports.
22:19 04 January
MES holds operational meeting on search of missing climbers
An operational meeting under the leadership of Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations (MES), General Lieutenant Etibar Mirzayev was held on Wednesday on the search of climbers that went missing in country’s Guba district, APA reported.
13:13 03 January
Search underway for missing mountain climbers
The search is continuing for the missing mountain climbers in Azerbaijan but there are no results so far, head of the headquarters, established in the northern regional center of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, Colonel Shahin Mirzayev, told APA on Dec. 30.
18:27 30 December
ANAMA specialists involved in search for missing mountain climbers
The search is continuing for the three missing members of Gilavar Air and Extreme Sports Club - Farida Jabrayilzade, Babur Huseynov and Namin Bunyatzade, the Ministry of Emergency Situations told APA on Dec. 30.
12:45 30 December
MES: "The search of climbers is conducted in all possible directions"
The search for three missing members of the Gilavar Air and Extreme Sports Club, headed from Khinalig village to Tufandag, continues," head of the headquarters, established in the northern regional center of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, Colonel Shahin Mirzayev, told APA.
20:27 29 December
Search underway for missing mountain climbers in Azerbaijan
The search is continuing for the missing mountain climbers in Azerbaijan, the Ministry of Emergency Situations told APA on Dec. 29.
11:55 29 December
Additional rescue team joins search for missing mountaineers in Azerbaijan
A rescue team of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) is continuing search for the missing mountaineers.
11:19 28 December
Ministry of Emergency Situations appeals to social network users and media
The Operation Headquarters has released information on missing mountaineers in Guba region.
22:01 27 December
Search underway for missing climbers in Azerbaijan, special headquarters set up
A rescue team of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Emergency Situations is continuing search for three members of the Air and Extreme Sports Club “Gilavar”, who on Dec. 23 left the village of Khinalig of the Guba district in the direction of Mount Tufandag and did not return, the ministry’s press service told APA.
18:22 27 December
One of missing Azerbaijani climbers is employee of Interior Ministry’s press service
One of the three members of the Gilavar Air & Extreme Sports Club, who went missing in Azerbaijan’s Guba district on Dec. 23, is an employee of the Interior Ministry’s press service, APA has learned.
12:37 27 December
Azerbaijani MES releases information on missing mountain climbers
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) has released information on three climbers who went missing on Dec. 23.
10:18 27 December
Ali Hasanov: 11,000 IDP families live in 117 buildings in disrepair in Baku - INTERVIEW
Q: To date, 97 modern settlements for refugees and IDPs have been built in Azerbaijan. Nearly 53,000 families – 265,000 people – were moved to these settlements. How many IDPs need to get their housing conditions improved?
14:33 26 December
Search ends at Baku Railway Station after hoax bomb call - UPDATED
Search at the Baku Railway Station has been completed after a hoax bomb call.
16:16 21 December
Azerbaijan, Israel discuss prospects of co-op in preventing emergencies
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Emergency Situations, Colonel General Kamaladdin Heydarov met with Head of the National Emergency Management Authority (NEMA) of Israel’s Defense Ministry Bezalel Traiber on Dec. 21.
15:32 21 December
Kamaladdin Heydarov to receive citizens in Oghuz
Minister of Emergency Situations Kamaladdin Heydarov will receive citizens at Oguz Olympic Sports Complex's administrative building in the city of Oghuz on December 22 at 11.00AM.
10:45 19 December