Ziyafat Asgarov: Drugs grown in occupied Azerbaijani territories being transported to whole Europe
Growing and illicit trafficking of drugs and arms trafficking are raging across the Armenian-occupied Nagorno-Karabakh region of Azerbaijan, Ziyafat Asgarov, the Azerbaijani Parliament’s First Deputy Speaker, said at an international conference entitled “Parliamentarian Against Drugs” in Russia’s State Duma, APA’s Moscow correspondent reported.
17:56 04 December
Azerbaijani parl’t deputy speaker highlights illicit drug trafficking in Nagorno-Karabakh at int’l conference in Moscow
An international conference entitled "Parliamentarians Against Drugs" kicked off in the Russian State Duma on Monday.
17:21 04 December
Azerbaijani parliament adopts revised bill on Armed Forces
The revised bill “On the Armed Forces of the Republic of Azerbaijan” was tabled for first reading in the Azerbaijani Parliament on December 1.
14:10 01 December
Astara and Lankaran section of Baku-Astara railroad should be relocated immediately - Vice-Speaker
Astara and Lankaran section of Baku-Astara railroad should be relocated immediately, Vice-Speaker of Azerbaijan’s parliament Ziyafat Asgarov said during discussion of drafts of state and consolidated budgets for 2018.
17:15 22 November
Council of Europe failed to live up to Azerbaijan’s expectations: Parl’t vice-speaker
The Council of Europe failed to live up to Azerbaijan’s expectations, Ziyafat Asgarov, First Vice-Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament, Chairman of the parliament’s Committee on Defense, Security and Anti-Corruption, said in an interview with APA.
18:40 06 October
Ziyafat Asgarov: If separatism in Karabakh had been prevented earlier, there would not be Kurdish, Catalan crises
Azerbaijan is ready to liberate its occupied territories by military means at any time, which is in line with both Azerbaijan’s legislation and the UN Charter, Ziyafat Asgarov, First Vice-Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament, Chairman of the parliament’s Committee on Defense, Security and Anti-Corruption, said in an interview with APA.
18:03 06 October
Azerbaijan announces amount of military aid rendered to Afghanistan to date
Until today, Azerbaijan has allocated $1 million military assistance to Afghanistan, said Ziyafat Asgarov, first deputy speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament and chairman of the parliament’s Committee on defense, security and anti-corruption.
14:03 02 October
Azerbaijani parliament approves candidatures of several judges
The Azerbaijani parliament considered on Friday the issues of appointing judges of different courts.
12:41 30 June
Ali Hasanov: European Parliament resolution on Azerbaijan is unfair
The European Parliament’s latest resolution [dated June 15] on Azerbaijan is unfair, the Azerbaijani president’s aide for public and political affairs, Ali Hasanov, said on Monday, APA reported.
13:51 19 June
Parl’t deputy speaker: European Parliament’s anti-Azerbaijani resolution causes regret
The anti-Azerbaijani resolution “Afgan Mukhtarli and the state of Azerbaijani media”, passed by the European Parliament on June 15, causes regret and will harm bilateral relations, the first deputy speaker of Azerbaijan’s parliament, Ziyafat Asgarov, told APA.
14:37 16 June
Ziyafat Asgarov: I expect nothing from Minsk Group co-chairs’ upcoming visit to region
The first deputy speaker of Azerbaijan’s parliament, Ziyafat Asgarov, said on Wednesday he expects nothing from the upcoming visit of the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs to the region.
13:34 14 June
Parl’t deputy speaker: No tension in Azerbaijan-Russia relations
There is no tension in relations between Azerbaijan and Russia, Ziyafat Asgarov, first deputy speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament, said on Wednesday, APA reported.
12:51 14 June
Azerbaijan to create insurance fund for payment of unemployment benefit
According to him, the draft law, containing 4 chapters and 26 articles, includes the details on creation of insurance fund for payment of unemployment benefits and financing of this fund. It has been developed for prevention of unemployment and staff reduction.
15:35 13 June
Notions of terrorist and terror broadened in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan’s parliament on Tuesday discussed the proposed amendment to the law on combating terrorism, APA reported.
13:09 13 June
Families of people killed combating terrorism to get 90-fold of the deceased’s salary
The Azerbaijani parliament’s committee on defense, security and combating corruption has held a meeting on Monday.
19:16 05 June
Ziyafat Asgarov: New page is opening in US-Azerbaijan relations
A new page is opening in US-Azerbaijan relations, First Vice-speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament Ziyafat Asgarov told reporters on Thursday.
12:25 01 June
Ziyafat Asgarov: Armenian side gets retaliated against and so will it always be
The Armenian side is escalating the situation not only on the front line, but on many other fronts. They get retaliated against and so will it always be, First Vice-Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament Ziyafat Asgarov said Thursday, APA reported.
12:01 01 June
Ziyafat Asgarov: Metsamor NPP poses huge threat to region and Europe
Discussion and resolution of social issues has always been a priority in Azerbaijan’s domestic policy, First Vice-Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament Ziyafat Asgarov said addressing a meeting of the PACE Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development in Baku June 1, APA reported.
10:37 01 June
NATO says it sees stability in South Caucasus as priority
Ensuring stability in the South Caucasus is a priority for NATO, the President of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly Paolo Alli said at a meeting with Georgian Parliament Speaker Irakli Kobakhidze.
14:58 26 May
New Azerbaijan Party holds conference on national leader Heydar Aliyev’s birth anniversary
New Azerbaijan Party (YAP) held on Saturday a conference titled “Ideas and strategy of deep reforms of Heydar Aliyev” on the occasion of the 94th birth anniversary of national leader Heydar Aliyev.
14:00 06 May