Azerbaijan-Iran MoU on development of railways approved
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has issued an order on approval of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on development of railways signed between Azerbaijan Railways and Islamic Republic of Iran Railways on March 5, 2017.
18:41 19 July
Egypt insists Qatar meets demands, sanctions to remain
Egypt is standing by the list of demands it and three Gulf Arab countries made of Qatar and will keep sanctions against Doha in place, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry told his Kuwaiti counterpart on Monday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
01:25 18 July
Alexei Venediktov: Russia-Azerbaijan relations should be cleared of ‘random mines’
APA presents interview with famous Russian journalist, editor-in-chief of Echo of Moscow radio station Alexei Venediktov
17:27 15 July
Chilean senator condemns Armenian military provocation in Azerbaijan’s Alkhanli
Chilean Senator Ivan Moreira has condemned Armenia’s latest military provocation on the front line which resulted in the death of two Azerbaijani civilians, one of them a 2-year-old toddler.
18:55 11 July
Azerbaijan provides evidence for lack of firing points in Alkhanli village
On July 6, the Ministry of Defense, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Prosecutor General's Office and the Executive Authority of the Fuzuli region organized a trip of military attachés accredited in Azerbaijan and representatives of foreign media to the village of Alkhanli of Fuzuli region, where, as a result of shelling by Armenian armed forces, two peaceful villagers were killed, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry told APA.
19:24 06 July
Azerbaijan says Russian MFA stance is beyond diplomatic ethics
Repeated expression of the Russian Foreign Ministry’s attitude towards the issue of the entry of the country’s citizens of Armenian origin into Azerbaijan in the form that is beyond diplomatic ethics is very strange and incomprehensible, Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement on Thursday.
18:36 06 July
Duma approves nomination of new ambassador to Azerbaijan
Russia’s State Duma has approved the nomination of Georgi Zuyev, the new ambassador to Azerbaijan, Interfax reported.
17:32 05 July
China, India relations tense over construction of road
Relations between China and India have soured over a tri-junction border between India, China and Bhutan, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
22:43 03 July
Booking.com suspends hotel reservations in occupied Azerbaijani territories
Booking.com, the Netherlands-based travel fare aggregator website, has suspended hotel reservations in occupied Azerbaijani territories, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hikmat Hajiyev told APA on Thursday.
17:49 29 June
Azerbaijan, Poland sign documents
On June 27, a ceremony of signing documents was held with participation of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Duda, APA reported.
16:21 27 June
Russian Foreign Ministry: Conflict around Qatar should be settled by diplomatic means
The conflict between the Arab countries and Qatar should be settled by diplomatic means on the basis of balance of interests, a high-ranking source at the Russian Foreign Ministry told, APA reports quoting TASS.
20:52 24 June
Azerbaijani FM meets Costa Rican counterpart in Baku
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship of Costa Rica Manuel A. González Sanz on June 23.
14:33 23 June
Russian FM: US sanction pressure on Moscow 'illusory'
Attempts by the U.S. to pressure Moscow through sanctions are "illusory", Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Thursday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
03:12 23 June
Azerbaijan provides aid to four countries stricken by famine threat
The Republic of Azerbaijan through Azerbaijan International Development Agency (AIDA) of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs provided financial aid in the amount of 50,000 USD via the United Nations for the people in Somalia, Yemen, South Sudan and north-eastern Nigeria stricken by famine threat as the result of humanitarian crisis unfolding this year.
16:56 22 June
MFA spokesman: OSCE MG co-chairs should draw conclusions from public discontent in Azerbaijan
There is a lack of security in the South Caucasus region, at the root of which lies the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said at an international public forum titled “Armenia’s occupation policy: security in the region and humanitarian disaster.”
12:56 22 June
Colombian FM in Azerbaijan for official visit
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Colombia María Ángela Holguín has arrived in Azerbaijan for an official visit, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry told APA on Friday.
10:23 16 June
Hikmat Hajiyev: Armenia has particular fear of phrase ‘substantive talks’
APA presents interview with Hikmat Hajiyev, Spokesman for Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs
19:00 13 June
Azerbaijan urges foreign nationals to refrain from participation in int’l event in Karabakh
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry urged foreign nationals to refrain from illegal participation in an international conference which Armenia plans to hold in the occupied Azerbaijani territories, the foreign ministry spokesman, Hikmat Hajiyev, told APA.
14:11 13 June
Project on fight against human trafficking to be implemented in Azerbaijan
“Enhancement of National Capacities to Combat Human Trafficking in Azerbaijan (ENCT)” project by the Delegation of the European Union to Azerbaijan and International Organization for Migration has been presented, APA reports.
11:40 12 June
Azerbaijan, Slovenia hold political consultations
Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minister Khalaf Khalafov has made an official visit to Slovenia in order to hold political consultations with the country’s foreign ministry.
11:10 09 June