PM: No alternative to solving Karabakh conflict within Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity
Baku – APA. There is no alternative to solving the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in accordance with the norms of international law within Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity and border inviolability, said Azerbaijani Prime Minister Artur Rasizade.
17:58 01 November
“Peace treaty was ready just before Armenian leadership stepped back”
Moscow. Farid Akbarov – APA. A peace treaty between Armenia and Azerbaijan was ready just before the Armenian leadership stepped back from signing it, Sergey Markov, political analyst and director of the Russian Institute of Political Studies, told APA’s Moscow correspondent.
17:14 01 November
Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 559 times in Oct
Baku – APA. Armenian armed forces violated the ceasefire with Azerbaijan a total of 559 times on the contact line between the two countries’ troops in October.
11:42 01 November
Norms, principles of int’l law should be basis in addressing int’l problems: Azerbaijani FM
Baku – APA. The norms and principles of international law, the Charter of the United Nations should be the basis in addressing the international problems, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said in an interview to Middle East News Agency (MENA) of Egypt.
18:20 31 October
Azerbaijan accuses Armenia of aggravating situation on frontline
Baku – APA. Starting from October 30 evening, Armenian armed forces began firing at Azerbaijani army positions situated in the north-west part of the frontline, using 60-mm mortars, grenade launchers, AGS-17 Plamya automatic grenade launchers, and large-caliber machine guns, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry reported on Oct. 31.
11:57 31 October
Azerbaijan’s Zangilan: 23 years under Armenian occupation
Baku – APA. Twenty three years have passed since the occupation of Azerbaijan’s Zangilan district by Armenian armed forces.
00:01 29 October
Armenia breaks ceasefire with Azerbaijan 16 times
Baku - APA. Armenian armed forces have 16 times violated the ceasefire with Azerbaijan on the contact line between the two countries' troops over the last 24 hours, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry said Friday.
10:02 28 October
Armenia begins military drills in occupied Azerbaijani territories
Terter. Habil Mammadli – APA. Armenia has launched large-scale military exercises in the occupied Azerbaijani territories.
17:18 27 October
Moscow comments on Azerbaijani president’s statement on possibility of autonomy to Karabakh
Moscow. Farid Akbarov – APA. Speaking at a weekly press conference in Moscow Oct. 27, Russian Foreign Minister spokeswoman Maria Zakharova commented on the statement by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev regarding the possibility of granting the status of autonomous republic to Nagorno-Karabakh.
16:42 27 October
EU says different approach needed for Karabakh conflict settlement
Barda. Habil Mammadli – APA. A different approach is needed for the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, said the EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the crisis in Georgia Herbert Salber.
16:29 27 October
Malena Mard: Contacts between EU, Karabakh conflict sides very important
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Contacts between the European Union and the parties to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict are very important, Malena Mard, head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan, told reporters on Thursday.
12:27 27 October
Armenian soldier killed by Azerbaijani retaliatory fire
Baku – APA. Armenian soldier Gurgen Ayvazyan, 20, was killed as Azerbaijani army carried out strikes on Armenian positions in response to the enemy sabotage attempt on October 26 evening, according to Armenian media.
10:21 27 October
Azerbaijani army prevents Armenian sabotage attempt
Baku – APA. On October 26 evening, the Armenian armed forces, taking advantage of adverse weather, resorted to a sabotage attempt by approaching the Azerbaijani army positions in the southern direction of the frontline, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said on Oct. 27.
10:07 27 October
KLO holds event on Karabakh conflict in Tbilisi
Tbilisi. Etibar Mammadov – APA. Azerbaijan’s Karabakh Liberation Organization (KLO) on Wednesday organized an event in Tbilisi dedicated to the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.
15:52 26 October
OSCE MG co-chairs to meet with Azerbaijani, Armenian FMs to discuss presidents’ possible meeting
Baku – APA. The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group (ambassadors Igor Popov of Russia, James Warlick of the US, and Pierre Andrieu of France), together with the personal representative of the OSCE chairperson-in-office, ambassador Andrzej Kasprzyk, traveled to Azerbaijan’s occupied Nagorno-Karabakh region October 23-25, 2016, according to the statement by the OSCE MG posted on its website.
10:04 26 October
Warlick: Date of Azerbaijani, Armenian presidents’ next meeting still unknown
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. No date has yet been fixed for the next meeting of Azerbaijani and Armenian presidents, RIA Novosti cited the US co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group James Warlick as saying in Yerevan Oct. 25.
18:37 25 October
OSCE MG co-chairs welcome Azerbaijani president’s efforts to start discussion on Karabakh status
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev started discussions on the status of Nagorno-Karabakh, and we have to welcome this, US co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group James Warlick told reporters in Yerevan Oct. 25, according to news.am.
16:42 25 October
Warlick: Expansion of Andrzej Kasprzyk’s mission will be important step
Baku – APA. The April events in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone claimed many lives, but neither of the sides should accuse the other, US co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group James Warlick said on Tuesday at a press conference in Yerevan, according to news.am.
16:18 25 October
Iran's Karabakh mediation not on agenda - Foreign Ministry
Tehran. Suleyman Farzaliyev – APA. Iran’s mediation in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is not on the agenda, Bahram Qasemi, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman, told a press conference on Monday, APA’s correspondent reported from Tehran.
13:48 24 October