About 50,000 people in nine countries regained sight as result of AIDA projects
Baku – APA. Today, September 29, the Azerbaijan International Development Agency (AIDA) is marking its 5th anniversary.
15:07 29 September
Former Israeli leader Shimon Peres dies aged 93
Baku-APA.Shimon Peres, one of Israel’s defining political figures and a Nobel peace prize laureate, has died at the age of 93, two weeks after having a stroke, APA reports quoting the official Israel News Agency.
06:31 28 September
Azerbaijan, EU interested in developing bilateral relations
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini on the sidelines of the 71st session of the UN General Assembly in New York.
13:17 23 September
Azerbaijani FM: “All terrorist acts are unjustifiable regardless of their motivation and Azerbaijan strongly condemns terrorism in all its forms”
21:33 22 September
Azerbaijani FM: Status-quo in Karabakh conflict unacceptable
Baku – APA. The status quo in the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is unacceptable and unsustainable as stated by presidents of the OSCE Minsk Group co-chair countries, said Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry Elmar Mammadyarov.
13:14 21 September
Azerbaijani FM on working visit in New York
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov is on a working visit in New York to take part at the general debates of the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly.
11:22 19 September
NAM Summit Final Document expresses support for Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity
Baku – APA. Throughout its history, the Non-Alignment Movement has played a fundamental role in the strengthening international peace and security, said Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov in his speech at the XVII Summit of the Heads of State or Government of the Non-Alignment Movement in Isla de Margarita, Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.
12:25 18 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
Official of US Department of State thanks Azerbaijan for close cooperation
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The U.S. Embassy in Azerbaijan has organized an event on combat human trafficking.
19:58 16 September
President Ilham Aliyev approves agreement between Azerbaijan, Afghanistan
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree approving the agreement signed in Baku July 15 between Azerbaijan and Afghanistan on military assistance.
18:06 07 September
Armenia’s plan to hold event on Karabakh’s “independence anniversary” fails
Baku – APA. Armenia’s plan to hold, along with the France-based Center of Political and Foreign Affairs, a provocative event under the pretext of ‘the 25th anniversary of independence’ of the so-called regime established in the occupied Azerbaijani territories has been cancelled, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry spokesman Hikmat Hajiyev told APA on Wednesday.
11:34 31 August
Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry issues statement against provocative events planned to be held in Yerevan and Khankendi
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19:30 30 August
Azerbaijani president signs order on 200th anniversary of establishment of German settlements in South Caucasus
In order for a decent celebration of the 200th anniversary of the establishment of German settlements in the South Caucasus region, the head of state instructed the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan to jointly develop and implement special a program dedicated to the actions on the 200th anniversary of the establishment of German settlement in the South Caucasus, in view of their significance in promoting Azerbaijan as a place of centuries-old center of tolerance with multicultural traditions.
19:04 30 August
Azerbaijani FM receives Japanese vice-minister
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov on Tuesday received Japan's Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Motome Takisawa.
17:48 30 August
Azerbaijan to blacklist all those who will illegally visit its occupied lands to mark 25th anniversary of “NKR independence”
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that it will blacklist all those who will illegally visit the occupied territories of Azerbaijan to attend the event dedicated to the 25th anniversary of “the independence of the so-called Nagorno-Karabakh Republic”.
18:30 25 August
US delegation's Gulen extradition talks end in Ankara
Baku-APA. The two-day long talks between Turkish and U.S. delegations over the extradition of Fetullah Gulen came to an end Wednesday, according to a source in Turkey’s Justice Ministry, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
03:05 25 August
Palestinian Foreign Ministry urges U.S. to ban citizens from trespassing Al-Aqsa Mosque
Baku-APA. Palestinian Foreign Ministry on Wednesday urged the U.S. State Department to ban its citizens from taking part in daily "incursions" into Al-Aqsa mosque in east Jerusalem, APA reports quoting Xinhua.
01:05 25 August
Turkish FM: "Nearly 90 Turkish Foreign Ministry staff fired, 332 suspended in Post-Coup Purge"
Baku-APA. Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs dismissed 89 employees, suspended or recalled 332 from abroad in a large-scale purge following the July 15 failed coup, according to Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
21:16 23 August
Elmar Mammadyarov sends condolences to Turkish counterpart
Baku - APA. Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has sent a letter of condolences to his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu over the terrorist attack committed during a wedding celebration in the Turkish city of Gaziantep.
11:21 22 August
North Korea deputy ambassador in UK defects to South
Baku-APA. North Korea's deputy ambassador in London has defected with his family to South Korea, making him the highest-ranking Pyongyang diplomat ever to flee the isolated regime for the democratic South, South Korea said on Wednesday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:25 18 August