Ilham Aliyev: Hope France will continue playing active role in Karabakh conflict settlement - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received French co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group Stephane Visconti.
16:02 12 December
Azerbaijani army destroys another Armenian drone
The Azerbaijani armed forces shot down an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) belonging to the Armenian armed forces, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry reported on Dec. 12.
13:56 12 December
Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 40 times
Baku - APA. Over the last 24 hours, Armenian armed forces have 40 times violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said on Dec.12.
10:21 12 December
FM: Armenian side's statements are aimed at disrupting efforts of OSCE Minsk Group to settle Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
Armenian side's statements are aimed at disrupting the negotiation process to settle the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and the efforts of the OSCE Minsk Group, said Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov, commenting on anti-Azerbaijan statement of Armenian Foreign Minister at a meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council meeting in Hamburg, APA reports.
00:17 10 December
Azerbaijan urges OSCE MG to ensure Armenia’s participation in Karabakh talks
The OSCE Minsk Group (MG) co-chairing countries should take the necessary measures to ensure Armenia’s constructive participation in the negotiations on the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry, told APA on Friday.
17:05 09 December
NATO says concerned over possible military escalation in Karabakh
NATO is always concerned about a possible military escalation in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone, NATO Alliance Liaison Officer in the South Caucasus William Lahue said on Friday.
15:47 09 December
Lavrov: Vienna, St. Petersburg agreements on Karabakh conflict should be documented
The agreements reached at the Vienna and St. Petersburg meetings on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict should be documented, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told a press conference in Hamburg Dec. 9.
15:21 09 December
Azerbaijani, Armenian FMs mull Karabakh conflict in Hamburg
Foreign Ministers of Azerbaijan and Armenia Elmar Mammadyarov and Edward Nalbandian discussed the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in Hamburg on December 8 evening in the presence of foreign ministers of the OSCE Minsk Group co-chair countries (Russia, US, France), Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry, told APA on Dec. 9.
15:17 09 December
Lavrov: Russia shares same stance with other OSCE MG co-chair countries
Russia shares a completely similar stance with the other OSCE Minsk Group co-chairing countries on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told a press conference in Hamburg Dec. 9.
14:56 09 December
OSCE working on system of investigation into incidents in Karabakh
The OSCE is working to establish system of investigation into incidents and ceasefire violations in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone, OSCE Secretary General Lamberto Zannier said during a media conference in Hamburg Dec. 9.
13:53 09 December
Ombudsperson: Issue of Azerbaijanis held hostage by Armenia is on agenda
The issue of Azerbaijanis – Dilgam Asgarov and Shahbaz Guliyev, who were taken hostage by Armenians in occupied Kalbajar district of Azerbaijan, is on the agenda, Azerbaijan's Human Rights Commissioner Elmira Suleymanova (Ombudsperson) told reporters on Friday.
12:09 09 December
Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 41 times
Baku - APA. Armenian armed forces have 41 times violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops over the last 24 hours, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said on December 9.
10:03 09 December
Irregular crossings between EU, Turkey greatly lower
An EU-Turkey statement Thursday confirmed that the number of irregular crossings of the Aegean remains dramatically lower when compared to the period before a deal was struck between the two entities, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
02:31 09 December
Russian and Armenian FMs discuss Nagorno Karabakh conflict settlement .
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed with Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian the prospects for resolving the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict as part of the 23rd meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council in Hamburg on Dec. 08, APA reports citing the Russian Foreign Ministry.
23:17 08 December
Russian MP: "Azerbaijan will never accept the occupation of Nagorno Karabakh"
“The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict has not brought benefits to Armenia. Today, Armenians are leaving Armenia, immigrating to other countries”, - said the deputy of the State Duma of Russia, head of inter-parliamentary friendship group Azerbaijan-Russia Dmitry Savelyev at a round table dedicated to the 25th anniversary of independence of Azerbaijan APA’s Moscov bureau reports.
20:22 08 December
France supports substantive talks on Karabakh conflict
France support substantive talks on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict as well as the implementation of confidence building measures, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said.
18:43 08 December
3+2 format meeting on Karabakh conflict did not take place in Hamburg
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov discussed the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict with the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs at the 23rd OSCE Ministerial Council in Hamburg Dec. 8, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry, told APA.
17:12 08 December
Armenian FM, OSCE MG co-chairs meet in Hamburg
Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian had a meeting with OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs James Warlick, Igor Popov and Stéphane Visconti, and the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairman-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk, Armenia's Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
16:35 08 December
FM: Armenian troops’ presence in occupied Azerbaijani lands 'a major impediment' to Karabakh conflict settlement
Baku – APA. The unlawful presence of the armed forces of Armenia in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan remains the main cause of escalation in the conflict zone and is a major impediment to political settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said.
16:21 08 December
‘Frozen conflicts’ like Nagorno-Karabakh must be ended: Turkish FM
Along with terrorism, the ‘frozen conflicts’ such as Nagorno-Karabakh, Transnistria, Abkhazia and South Ossetia must be ended, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said.
15:42 08 December