Foreign Ministry: Number of IDPs and refugees in Azerbaijan exceeds 1.2 mln
Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesperson of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, has issued a statement in connection with 20 June World Refugee Day.
13:47 20 June
Azerbaijani MFA: Manvel Grigoryan participated in Khojaly genocide and other war crimes
Armenia’s former deputy defense minister, national hero Manvel Grigoryan participated in numerous war crimes, such as the Khojaly genocide, looting of property of Azerbaijani residents during the occupation of Fuzuli and Jabrayil districts of Azerbaijan, torture and mass killing of prisoners of war, as well as hostage-taking, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for the Azerbaijani Ministry of Foreign Affairs told APA on Monday.
14:21 18 June
Nicaragua president's foes stage nationwide strike
Thousands of shopkeepers and businessmen in Nicaragua on Thursday heeded calls for a national strike by foes of President Daniel Ortega, shutting down much of the country after nearly two months of deadly protests urging his ouster, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:21 15 June
Iran warns North Korea of US breach of promise
Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, warned North Korean government of US breach of promise of international treaties, APA reports citing Mehr News Agency.
14:50 11 June
Erdogan slams Austria for shutting mosques
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday criticized Austrian Prime Minister Sebastian Kurz for its government's decision to shut down seven mosques and expel 40 imams, APA reports quoting AA.
00:37 10 June
U.N. Security Council elects five members for two-year term
The United Nations General Assembly voted on Friday to elect Germany, Belgium, South Africa, the Dominican Republic and Indonesia for a two-year term in the Security Council starting on Jan. 1, 2019, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:10 09 June
Three tourists die in Georgia rafting accident
Four people have died following an incident in Adjaristskali River in Khelvachauri district of Georgia’s Adjara region, APA’s Georgian bureau reports.
16:37 08 June
Azerbaijani representative elected member of UN Committee on Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs have issued a joint statement.
15:13 08 June
Russian Foreign Ministry considers Pashinyan’s statement on settlement of Nagorno Karabakh conflict unconstructive
The representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia considers the noisy statement of Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict unconstructive, APA's Moscow bureau reports.
19:56 01 June
Azerbaijani, French FMs mull Karabakh separatists’ illegal visits to EU countries
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov on Sunday received the delegation headed by Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of the Republic of France who is on official visit to Azerbaijan.
14:39 27 May
Iran's presence in Syria at Damascus' demand: Tehran
Iran is present in Syria because Damascus wanted it to be there and Tehran's goal is to fight terrorism, said the spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Monday, APA reported citing IRNA.
15:15 21 May
Putin approves new cabinet
The Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev suggested the candidates for ministers at the meeting with President Vladimir Putin. Putin supported the candidacies proposed by Medvedev, APA reports citing TASS.
17:14 18 May
Baku: It’s time for Armenian MFA to change ‘same old song’
It is time for Armenia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs to change the same old song played since Edward Nalbandian’s term of office, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry spokesman Hikmat Hajiyev told APA.
15:51 17 May
Azerbaijani MFA spokesman issues statement on 26th anniversary of occupation of Lachin by Armenia
The spokesman for the Azerbaijani Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Hikmat Hajiyev, has issued a statement on the 26th anniversary of the occupation of the Lachin region of the Republic of Azerbaijan by Armenia.
10:03 17 May
Elmar Mammadyarov met with the EU High Representative
Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini within his visit to Brussels, the press service of the Ministry told APA
21:27 14 May
Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov departed to Belgium to attend the international conference on the victims of ethnic and religious violence in the Middle East
Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov departed to Belgium to attend the international conference on the victims of ethnic and religious violence in the Middle East, the press service of the Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs told APA on May 13.
14:43 13 May
Azerbaijani MFA: Tigran Balayan trying to be extra active seeking promotion in new Armenian gov’t
Being an element of the former Sargsyan regime, Tigran Balayan is perhaps trying to be extra active seeking promotion in Armenia’s new government, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for the Azerbaijani Ministry of Foreign Affairs told APA.
14:37 11 May
Azerbaijan calls on EU to prevent activities of legal entities and individuals in occupied Azerbaijani lands
The European Union should prevent the activities of legal entities and individuals in the occupied Azerbaijani territories, said Ambassador Kamil Khasiyev, representative of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry.
11:41 08 May
The OIC Council of Foreign Ministers supported the territorial integrity of Azerbaijan
The 45th session of Council of Foreign Ministers of OIC adopted a number of important documents and resolutions related with Azerbaijan, the press service of the Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs told APA on May 6.
14:47 06 May
Russian MFA comments on possible impact of Armenian political turmoil on Karabakh conflict settlement
Armenia is experiencing a period of political turmoil, and it is necessary to wait until the situation in the country is experiencing, said Maria Zakharova, spokesperson for Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
15:39 04 May