Azerbaijan: Investigation proves Sumgayit events committed by Armenian separatist forces
An investigative group made up of experts of the Azerbaijani Prosecutor General’s Office, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the State Security Service continue conducting throughout investigations in order to identify and prosecute all the masterminds behind the Sumgayit events as well as expose their backers, said Eldar Sultanov, spokesman for the Prosecutor General’s Office.
10:37 22 February
Brazil to form public security ministry to battle rising crime
Brazil will establish a public security ministry to tackle rising crime, President Michel Temer announced on Saturday, APA reports quoting Xinhua.
05:29 18 February
Azerbaijani Prosecutor General's Office publicizes statistics of complaints about referendums and elections held since 2002
The duties of prosecuting authorities in the presidential elections in Azerbaijan are primarily related to the consideration of complaints and appeals, and there were no appeals to prosecuting authorities regarding violations of the rights of voters during the referendums in 2002 and 2009, said First Deputy Prosecutor General Rustam Usubov.
14:10 15 February
Violations revealed in work of 24 municipalities in Azerbaijan last year
Numerous violations, including misappropriation of property and abuse of power were revealed in the work of 24 municipalities in Azerbaijan last year, reads an annual report by the body exercising administrative control of the activities of municipalities, APA reports.
11:49 07 February
Russia says U.S. 'hunting' for Russians to arrest around the world
Russia has issued a travel warning recommending its citizens think twice before traveling abroad, saying the United States was hunting for Russians to arrest around the world, APA reported citing Reuters.
11:13 02 February
Zakir Garalov: 418 unsolved crimes have been solved
As a result of investigative measures taken by the General Prosecutor’s Office, 418 unsolved crimes recorded in previous years have been solved. The solution to the crimes such as robbery, stealing and swindling made high percent, Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov said in the Board Meeting.
19:07 27 January
Baku says Armenia’s claim that Karabakh conflict can be resolved based on one single document is ‘utopia’
Armenia’s claim that the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict can be resolved on the basis of one single document is utopia, the spokesman for Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry, Hikmat Hajiyev, told APA.
17:47 24 January
Azerbaijan restricts right of 14,000 debtors to leave the country
The meeting was held in the Ministry of Justice with the participation of all local bodies of executive services, as well as heads of the relevant departments of the ministry, to discuss the work done last year in the field of execution of judgments and other decisions, and also forthcoming tasks.
18:58 22 January
Turkey extends state of emergency for 3-more months - UPDATED
Turkish Parliament ratified on Thursday the prime ministry motion, extending the ongoing state of emergency for three more months, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
20:12 18 January
3,000 people granted Georgian citizenship in 2017
In January-October 2017, 3,000 people were granted Georgian citizenship by a relevant order of the country’s president, reads a report from Georgia’s Ministry of Justice.
15:45 10 January
Deputy Minister: Sports club directly responsible for not providing missing mountaineers with necessary equipment
The sports club which the missing mountain climbers are members of is directly responsible for not providing them with necessary equipment, said Deputy Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan Firdovsi Aliyev.
16:05 09 January
Turkey gets ‘tired’ of EU membership process: Erdogan
Turkey has got "tired" of its EU membership process and it cannot request for the bloc's membership indefinitely, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday.
21:32 05 January
US condemns 'barbaric' suicide attack in Afghan capital
The U.S. government condemned the suicide attack in Afghanistan's Kabul that left 41, mostly civilians, dead Thursday, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
05:26 29 December
Azerbaijani president signs order on enactment of law on level of need criteria for 2018
Azerbaijani president has signed an order on enactment of law on level of need criteria for 2018.
16:28 26 December
Azerbaijan creates Mortgage and Credit Guarantee Fund
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has issued a decree on establishment of Azerbaijan Mortgage and Credit Guarantee Fund.
13:48 26 December
Russian ex-minister Ulyukayev gets 8 years in prison for extorting $2 mln bribe
Former Russia’s economy minister Alexey Ulyukayev on Friday was sentenced to 8 years in high security prison for extortion of a $2-million bribe, RAPSI reported from Moscow’s Zamoskvoretsky District Court.
15:03 15 December
MP Fazil Mustafa criticizes activities of Penitentiary Service
At today’s plenary session of the Azerbaijani Parliament, lawmaker Fazil Musfata criticized the activities of the country’s Penitentiary Service, APA reported.
13:21 15 December
38 ISIL militants executed in Iraq
38 ISIL militants have been executed in the south of Iraq, Ministry of Justice of Iraq reported, The Independent reported.
19:30 14 December
Inmate dies of heart failure in Baku jail
An inmate, called Farhad Mursalov, has died of heart failure in jail #13 of the Penitentiary Service of Azerbaijan’s Justice Ministry, the Penitentiary Service told APA.
18:40 13 December
Russian lower house slaps ban on US ‘foreign agent’ mass media from visiting State Duma
The State Duma has banned US media outlets recognized as "foreign agents" in Russia from visiting its building on Moscow’s Okhotny Ryad Street. The MPs made this decision at Wednesday’s session in response to the withdrawal of the Capitol Hill credentials of Russia’s RT television company, TASS reported.
13:00 06 December