Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 120 times using mortars, sniper rifles and large-caliber machine guns
Armenian armed forces have 120 times violated the ceasefire using 82mm mortars (46 shells), sniper rifles and large-caliber machine guns along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops over the last 24 hours, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said on Feb.25.
10:07 25 February
Azerbaijani MP urges int’l community to impose sanctions against Armenia
An Azerbaijani MP in his speech at an OSCE PA Committee meeting on Friday urged the international community to impose sanctions against Armenia.
15:52 24 February
FM Mammadyarov: OSCE MG co-chair countries voted for UN resolutions on Karabakh conflict
The OSCE Minsk Group co-chairing countries, which are also the permanent members of the UN Security Council, have voted for four UN Security Council resolutions on the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, said Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov.
14:24 24 February
Azerbaijani FM says he’s not optimistic about Karabakh talks
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minster Elmar Mammadyarov said on Friday that he is not optimistic about talks over the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.
14:21 24 February
OSCE MG co-chairs to visit region in mid-March
The OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs will pay a visit to the region in mid-March, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said reports in Baku Feb. 24, APA reported.
14:09 24 February
Azerbaijan prevents another Armenian sabotage attempt, enemy forced to retreat
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense is focusing on measures to be taken by the Azerbaijani army to prevent sabotage attempts of the Armenian armed forces in all directions of the frontline, the Defense Ministry told APA on Friday.
11:26 24 February
PACE concerns about potential abuse of state resources, organized vote-buying in Armenia
The pre-electoral delegation of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) supports the opinion of the Venice Commission, adopted in 2016, which concluded that the electoral legislation in Armenia allows for the organization of free and democratic elections, if it is applied in good faith and if there is a political will, said the message posted on the Assembly’s website, APA reported.
10:31 24 February
Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 70 times
Armenian armed forces have 70 times violated the ceasefire in various directions along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops over the last 24 hours, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told APA on Feb. 24.
10:29 24 February
Trump vows to boost US nuclear arsenal
On Thursday, President Donald Trump announced that the US needs to build up its nuclear arsenal after having “fallen behind on nuclear weapon capacity”, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
06:28 24 February
UEFA Europa League: Besiktas advance to last 16
Turkish league champions Besiktas eliminated Israeli side Hapoel Beer Sheva 5-2 on aggregate on Thursday evening in Istanbul to advance to last 16 in UEFA Europa League competition, APA reports quoting AA.
04:28 24 February
Azerbaijan’s military leadership views situation on frontline
Azerbaijan’s defense minister and senior military officials have paid a visit to the frontline zone to inspect the combat readiness of military units due to the increasing number of provocative actions by the Armenian army.
10:19 23 February
Armenia continues to shell Azerbaijani positions
Armenian armed forces have 51 times violated the ceasefire in various directions along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops over the last 24 hours, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told APA on Feb. 23.
10:16 23 February
Kurz: Austria to support all efforts to achieve progress on Karabakh conflict
Austria will support all efforts to achieve progress on conflict situations, including those in Nagorno-Karabakh, Transnistria and Georgia, Austria’s Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz told the United Nations Security Council today, APA reported citing the UN’s press service.
10:09 23 February
Lavrov: MG co-chairs are not inactive
“Russia is in favor of looking for mutually acceptable ways to solve the Karabakh conflict in accordance with the documents signed by the Armenian and Azerbaijani presidents with the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs’ participation,” Russian FM Sergey Lavrov told a press conference in Moscow following his meeting with his Armenian counterpart Edward Nalbandyan, APA’s Moscow correspondent reported.
16:39 22 February
US committed to Minsk Group process on Karabakh settlement – ambassador
The United States remains committed to the Minsk Group process to advance a peaceful and lasting settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, said US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley.
15:16 22 February
Ambassador: Azerbaijan will use all int’l platforms to resolve Karabakh conflict
Azerbaijan will use all international platforms to resolve the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, said Ambassador at Large of the Azerbaijani Ministry of Foreign Affairs Fakhraddin Gurbanov, APA reported.
15:07 22 February
Azerbaijani MP: Azerbaijan following path of peace despite all material and moral damage
Azerbaijan has suffered material damage amounting to $810 billion according to the working group’s preliminary estimation, said Azerbaijani MP Fattah Heydarov.
14:50 22 February
Novruz Mammadov: EU, which proposes association agreement, once refused to recognize Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity
There has been an anti-Azerbaijan policy in the region for two centuries, and Azerbaijanis were expelled from their historical lands and replaced with another people for whom a state was created therein, said Novruz Mammadov, deputy head of the Azerbaijani Presidential Administration and chief of the Administration’s foreign relations department.
13:39 22 February
Azerbaijani FM: Unresolved Karabakh conflict undermines peace, stability in region
The existence of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict undermines peace, security, stability and comprehensive economic development of the South Caucasus region, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said.
13:26 22 February
Azerbaijani FM: Khojaly Genocide – example of Armenia’s ethnic cleansing policy
The Khojaly Genocide, which was followed by massive flagrant violations of norms and principles of international law, human rights and fundamental freedom, is an integral part of occupation policy and another ruthless example of ethnic cleansing and genocide policy of Armenia against Azerbaijan, said Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov.
13:19 22 February