Feb 26 2015 - 13:24
Today is exactly 23 years since the date of one of the most bloody pages of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict - the Khojaly tragedy. On February 25-26 1992, nationalist illegal armed groups with the help of infantry guards regiment No. 366 of the former USSR implemented the seizure of Khojaly - a small town situated in the Nagorno-Karabakh region of the Republic of Azerbaijan. As a result, 613 persons were killed, including women, children and elderly people.
Feb 25 2015 - 16:19
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev today received Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, the official website of the President of the Azerbaijan Republic reports.
Feb 25 2015 - 16:00
Turkey condemns genocide in Khojaly, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said following the talks with his Azerbaijani counterpart Elmar Mammadyarov in Baku. "My current visit coincided with the anniversary of the Khojaly genocide. I express my condolences to the people of Azerbaijan in connection with this tragedy," Trend cited him as saying.
Feb 25 2015 - 12:05
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that the South Caucasus, the Mediterranean and the Black Sea have always been of great importance for Turkey."Unfortunately, there are lingering problems such as Nagorno-Karabakh in this region," he said.
Feb 24 2015 - 15:30
Turkish Republic considers the 'parliamentary elections' to take place on May 3 in Azerbaijan’s Nagorno-Karabakh region, which has been under Armenian occupation for more than 20 years, are part of attempts to unilaterally legitimize the unlawful situation in those territories, the Turkish Foreign Ministry said today.
Feb 12 2015 - 14:26
The first meeting of the Advisory Council of the Southern Gas Corridor has started in Baku.
Feb 11 2015 - 13:20
The Ministerial Advisory Council of the Southern Gas Corridor Project has been established on the instructions of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. The Ministry of Energy of Azerbaijan informs that the Advisory Board will hold its first meeting on 12 February in Baku.
Feb 10 2015 - 14:55
Istanbul is hosting the meeting of Finance Ministers and Central Bank Managers of G20 countries.