Jan 31 2015 - 17:36
Several soldiers of the Armenian Armed Forces were killed today, the Ministry of Defence of Azerbaijan reported today. Earlier, media reported on the destruction of positions and a vehicle of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces. This information has been denied, Trend reports. In a clash between the Azerbaijani Armed Forces and the Armenian Armed Forces, six Armenian soldiers were killed.
Jan 30 2015 - 21:57
U.S. ex-Ambassador to Baku Matthew Bryza said in an interview with Vestnik Kavkaza that American leaders would sooner or later recognize strategic interests around Azerbaijan. He predicts that strategic thinkers would start paying the republic more attention and the situation would improve.
Jan 30 2015 - 20:29
CSTO Secretary General Nikolai Bordyuzha said today that the organization could not react to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict with military actions because that would violate the principle of peaceful means of settling disputes, ANS reports.
Jan 30 2015 - 14:25
An appeal was sent to the European Court of Human Rights with regard to the Azerbaijanis Dilgam Asgarov and Shahbaz Guliyev, taken hostage by Armenians in Kalbajar district, as well as Hasan Hasanov, killed by Armenians in the same district, the Azerbaijan Law Reform Centre Chairman Anar Bagirov said. According to Bagirov, the appeal includes the violated rights of the Azerbaijani hostages.
Jan 30 2015 - 13:15
The reported use of drones above or across the contact line between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops in Nagorno-Karabakh is a provocation. "The sides need to reduce tensions," the OSCE Minks Group’s US Co-chair James Warlick tweeted. On Thursday Azerbaijani armed forces reported about shooting down an alleged Armenian drone.
Jan 28 2015 - 18:48
British Minister of State Baroness Joyce Anelay responded to Lord John Taylor Kilclooney’s question about the fate of Azerbaijani citizens Dilgam Askerov and Shakhbaz Guliyev, who are imprisoned in Armenia, that the UK did not recognize Nagorno-Karabakh Republic as an independent state, APA reports.The minister of state emphasized that the trial of Askerov and Guliyev was illegal. She said the issue will be raised at the International Red Cross Committee.
Jan 28 2015 - 13:51
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended a conference on outcomes of the first year of implementation of the "State Program on socio-economic development of districts of the Republic of Azerbaijan in 2014-2018".
Jan 27 2015 - 21:37
17 Armenian and 3 Azerbaijani soldiers have died in Nagorno-Karabakh throughout January. Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said at a solemn session dedicated to the 23rd anniversary of the Armenian Army yesterday that the country was mourning its losses and Azerbaijan would pay for the life of every Armenian soldier killed. The president added that symmetrical responses to asymmetrical losses would be substituted by asymmetrical responses. “Hotshots should expect surprises,” Sargsyan warned.