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
Azerbaijan considers criminalizing defamation of president on Internet
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Azerbaijani Parliament is considering criminalizing defamation of the country’s president on the Internet.
16:24 15 November
Azerbaijan considering criminalizing offensive online activities by fake names or profiles
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Azerbaijan is considering criminalizing offensive online activities by fake names or profiles.
13:30 15 November
Ukraine's general prosecutor: I’ll not visit Azerbaijan until crimes committed against Azerbaijanis in Ukraine are solved
Azerbaijani embassy in Ukraine told APA that the meeting was attended by General Prosecutor Yuri Lutsenko, Deputy General Prosecutor Yevgeniy Yenin, other officials of Ukrainian general prosecutor’s office, Azerbaijani ambassador to Ukraine Azer Khudiyev, Azerbaijani Interior Ministry’s representative in Ukraine, Colonel Shahin Gojayev, Chairman of the United Ukrainian Azerbaijanis Congress Rovshan Tagiyev and Chairman of the Supreme Assembly of the Congress Akif Gulmammadov.
12:38 29 October
IBA ex-head makes final statement in court
Baku. Etibar Mammadov – APA. Baku Court of Grave Crimes on Monday continued the trial of the former chairman of the board of the International Bank of Azerbaijan (IBA) Jahangir Hajiyev and seven more people arrested alongside him.
14:20 10 October
Prosecutor General comments on new criminal case against former health minister
Baku. Shahriyar Alizade – APA. Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov has commented on the launch of a new criminal case against imprisoned former health minister Ali Insanov.
11:35 01 October
Prosecutor General's Office department head visits Turkey over Gulen case
Baku. Shahriyar Alizade – APA. Prosecutor General's Office is working on the appeal, Azerbaijan has made to Turkey over the criminal case against Fethullah Gulen, Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov told reporters Oct.1.
11:25 01 October
Ukraine's Prosecutor General to take criminal cases on Azerbaijani victims under control
Baku. Shahriyar Alizade – APA. I have had official correspondence and phone conversations with Ukraine's Prosecutor General regarding murders and other crimes committed against the Azerbaijanis in Ukraine, Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov told reporters Oct.1.
11:15 01 October
Prosecutor General comments on investigation over officials of liquidated Azerbaijani MNS
Baku. Shahriyar Alizade – APA. Investigation Department for Grave Crimes of the Prosecutor General's Office is conducting the investigation on criminal cases against the officials of liquidated Azerbaijani National Security Ministry, said Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov Oct.1.
11:01 01 October
Zakir Garalov: Measures taken to eliminate shortcomings in activity of procurator's office
Baku. Shahriyar Alizade – APA. Crime situation is fully under control in Azerbaijan, said Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov Oct.1.
10:48 01 October
Ukrainian prosecutor general calls Azerbaijani counterpart
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Ukraine’s Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko has made a phone call to his Azerbaijani counterpart Zakir Garalov in connection with crimes committed against Azerbaijanis in Ukraine.
16:43 29 September