Argument erupts during trial of former MNS general
The Baku Military Court on Friday resumed the trial in the case involving head of the Anti-Terrorism Center of the liquidated Ministry of National Security (MNS) of Azerbaijan, Major-General Elchin Guliyev and another former MNS official Azer Mehdiyev.
12:13 04 August
Zakir Garalov: Imprisoned MNS officials’ properties worth AZN 56mln under arrest
Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov on Monday spoke about the criminal cases being investigated at the Investigation Department for grave crimes.
18:12 31 July
Investigative group created over murder of 1-year-old Zahra by Armenians
Azerbaijan’s Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov has made a statement about Armenia’s crimes against Azerbaijani civilians.
17:59 31 July
Azerbaijani gov’t members, representatives of public attend funeral for Energy Minister Natig Aliyev
A farewell ceremony was held for Azerbaijan’s Minister of Energy Natig Aliyev in the Cultural Center named after Shahriyar in Baku June 10.
13:22 10 June
‘Red notice’ to be issued for people who committed acts of corruption in ECO states
A “Red notice” will be issued for people who have committed acts of corruption in member states of the Economic Cooperation Organization.
13:29 07 June
ECO member states adopt Baku Declaration on anti-corruption cooperation
A press conference was held in Baku June 7 on the outcomes of the 3rd meeting of heads of anti-corruption organizations and ombudsmen of Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) member states.
13:20 07 June
Zakir Garalov: Some political parties, NGOs violated Azerbaijan’s legislation
Some political parties and NGOs, calling themselves oppositionists and not registered properly in Azerbaijan, have violated the country’s legislation, in particular the requirements in the field of financial transparency, Azerbaijan’s Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov told reporters on Tuesday, APA reported.
13:19 06 June
Baku hosts 3rd meeting of heads of anti-corruption organizations and ombudsmen of ECO member states
The 3rd Meeting of Heads of Anti-Corruption Organizations and Ombudsmen of Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Member States kicked off in Baku on Tuesday.
12:19 06 June
Prosecutor General: Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry played a great role in exposing spy network
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense played a great role in exposing the network of spies and criminal group in the country, Azerbaijani Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov said on Tuesday, APA reported.
12:01 06 June
Azerbaijan has effective mechanism to combat corruption: prosecutor general
Azerbaijan has an effective mechanism to combat corruption, the country’s prosecutor general, Zakir Garalov, said on Tuesday.
11:45 06 June
SSC head: This criminal network took root in Azerbaijan in late 1980s
There is no internal threat in Azerbaijan and the people stand by the country’s president, the head of the country’s State Security Service (SSS), Madat Guliyev, told reporters on Friday, APA reported.
15:03 19 May
Azerbaijan names new deputy head of Anti-Corruption Department
The head of the organizational and information department of the Anti-Corruption Department under Azerbaijan’s Prosecutor General, Orkhan Isayev, has been relieved his duty and appointed deputy head of the Anti-Corruption Department.
11:39 27 April
New prosecutor of Baku appointed
The deputy head of the Anti-Corruption Department under Azerbaijan’s Prosecutor General, Ilgar Abbasov, has been relieved of his duties and appointed Prosecutor of Baku City in place of outgoing Aziz Seyidov, APA reported.
12:21 26 April
Azerbaijan sends one prosecutor into retirement, replaces two others
Under an order signed by Azerbajiani Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov, Gobustan district prosecutor Azer Vahabzade has been sent into retirement, APA has learned.
10:20 21 April
Ukraine opens criminal case over crimes against Azerbaijanis
The Ukrainian Prosecutor General's Office has initiated a criminal case in connection with the abduction and hostage-taking of Azerbaijanis in the country, Akif Gulmammadov, chairman of the Supreme Assembly of the Congress of Ukrainian Azerbaijanis, told APA on Thursday.
18:10 16 February
Azerbaijani businessman abducted in Ukraine released
Azerbaijani businessman Elvar Isgandarov (born in 1977), who had been abducted in front of his house in the city of Kiev, was released after ransom was paid, APA has learned.
17:15 07 February
New appointments at Azerbaijani prosecuting authorities
Staff changes have been made at Azerbaijani prosecuting authorities under the order of Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov.
14:18 15 December
Azerbaijan to criminalize defamation of president on Internet
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov - APA. Azerbaijani Parliament has adopted the draft proposal criminalizing defamation of the country’s president on the Internet.
17:18 29 November
Azerbaijani parliament approves draft proposal criminalizing offensive online activities by fake names or profiles
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Azerbaijani Parliament has approved the draft proposal criminalizing offensive online activities by fake names or profiles.
17:15 29 November
Draft law criminalizing online defamation of president to be tabled at Azerbaijani parliament
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. The draft law criminalizing defamation of president on the Internet will be discussed at the upcoming plenary session of the Azerbaijani Parliament.
11:51 16 November