Azerbaijan and Armenia

Mammadyarov: Baku committed to Nagorno-Karabakh conflict#039s political settlement

Mammadyarov: Baku committed to Nagorno-Karabakh conflict's political settlement

Baku is committed to the political settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict on the basis of the principles of sovereignty, territorial integrity and inviolability of international borders, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar …

OSCE to monitor line of contact near Tartar district

OSCE to monitor line of contact near Tartar district

The OSCE will monitor the Nagorno-Karabakh contact line in Azerbaijan's Tartar district under the mandate of the OSCE chairperson-in-office's personal representative, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said. On the Azerbaijani …

Azerbaijan reveals a spy network at Defence Ministry, operating since 1988 in favor of Armenia

Azerbaijan reveals a spy network at Defence Ministry, operating since 1988 in favor of Armenia

A spy network operating at the Ministry of Defence, since 1988, has been revealed in Azerbaijan, abc.az reports. State Security Service’s director Madat Guliyev has stated that Azerbaijani President Ilham …

Will Sargsyan#039s lies form basis of Nagorno-Karabakh settlement?

Will Sargsyan's lies form basis of Nagorno-Karabakh settlement?

Yesterday, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, addressing the new parliament, made an attempt of a verbal overthrow of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, reversing black and white, right and wrong. speaking before the parliament, …

Chances of peace in Karabakh slim to none

Chances of peace in Karabakh slim to none

New alarming news are coming from the conflict zone in Nagorno-Karabakh

Armenian armed forces shell Azerbaijani positions with machine guns

Armenian armed forces shell Azerbaijani positions with machine guns

The Armenian Armed Forces violated the ceasefire 115 times in the course of 24 hours along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, using 60- and 120-millimeter mortars and heavy machine guns, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry …

 Azerbaijan’s Lachin district: 25 years of occupation

Azerbaijan’s Lachin district: 25 years of occupation

Twenty-five years have passed since the occupation of Azerbaijan’s Lachin district by Armenia. As many as 64,000 Azerbaijanis became the internally displaced persons, more than 300 servicemen and civilians were killed or missing …

Azerbaijani Defense Ministry reports heavy fire on frontline

Azerbaijani Defense Ministry reports heavy fire on frontline

Armenian armed forces have opened fire at Azerbaijani positions on the frontline in the direction of the country’s Aghdam district and settlements since May 16 evening using mortars of different caliber, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry …

OSCE PA urges Karabakh conflict parties to return to negotiations

OSCE PA urges Karabakh conflict parties to return to negotiations

The OSCE Parliamentary Assembly (OSCE PA) urged the Nagorno Karabakh conflict parties to return to resume negotiations. The assembly will meet on July 5-9 in Minsk for its 26th Annual Session, says a message posted on the OSCE PA website. …

OSCE Minsk Group to visit South Caucasus in summer

OSCE Minsk Group to visit South Caucasus in summer

The OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs will visit the South Caucasus region in June or early July, the US co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group Richard Hoagland, said, speaking in Washington at the conference entitled 'The International …

 Ilham Aliyev: on settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict,we, like Heydar Aliyev, defend our principled position

Ilham Aliyev: on settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict,we, like Heydar Aliyev, defend our principled position

On the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, the current leadership of Azerbaijan, like Heydar Aliyev, defend its principled position, which is strengthened from day to day, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev said, …

Azerbaijan reveals group of soldiers, civilians collaborating with Armenian special services

Azerbaijan reveals group of soldiers, civilians collaborating with Armenian special services

A group of servicemen and civilians, passing on secret military information to intelligence and special bodies of the Armenian armed forces, was revealed in Azerbaijan. This is stated in a joint statement of the Azerbaijani Prosecutor …

Armenians fired Red Cross staff and workers in Aghdam

Armenians fired Red Cross staff and workers in Aghdam

Residents of Agdam region were subjected to fire by Armenians during repair works at artesian wells, Report News Agency writes. According to the agency, incident happened in Ahmadagali village at front line near contact line of …

Armenia fires Osa surface-to-air missile in direction of Khojavand and Fuzuli district

Armenia fires Osa surface-to-air missile in direction of Khojavand and Fuzuli district

Armenian air defense units have fired an Osa surface-to-air missile in the direction of Azerbaijan’s Khojavand and Fuzuli district on April 27, Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense said. The guided missile fell on an empty area …

Russian, Azerbaijani and Armenian FMs to meet in Moscow

Russian, Azerbaijani and Armenian FMs to meet in Moscow

Foreign ministers of Russia, Azerbaijan and Armenia will meet in Moscow on April 28, the press service of the Armenian Foreign Ministry said. Foreign ministers of Russia, Azerbaijan and Armenia – Sergey Lavrov, …

Guns Continue to Speak Louder than Diplomats in Nagorno-Karabakh

Guns Continue to Speak Louder than Diplomats in Nagorno-Karabakh

One year has passed since the “Four-Day War” – an unprecedented escalation of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Mikhail Baskhanov: UK#039s unreasonable foreign policy destroys first Transcaucasian republics

Mikhail Baskhanov: "UK's unreasonable foreign policy destroys first Transcaucasian republics"

About the United Kingdom's role in the history of the Transcaucasian independent republics after the First World War

Christopher Gan: Double standards hinder Karabakh conflict settlement

Christopher Gan: "Double standards" hinder Karabakh conflict settlement

One-sided presentation of tragic events of 1915 in Turkey and the essence of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is a typical example of "double standards" in historical science and modern politics, American professor Christopher …

Azerbaijan’s military power becomes richest army in region

Azerbaijan’s military power becomes richest army in region

Russian international television network Russia Today (RT) has published a photo gallery titled 'The Azerbaijani Army: The richest army in the region'. The Azerbaijani army is in constant combat readiness because of the …

Switzerland supports settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Switzerland supports settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Swiss Ambassador to Azerbaijan Philipp Stalder voiced the position of Switzerland on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and its settlement. In the first place he said about the country's support of the efforts of …

EU#039s Salber to visit Baku

EU's Salber to visit Baku

European Union Special Representative for the South Caucasus Herbert Salber will pay a visit to Azerbaijan, the EU Baku Office said. The visit is scheduled for April 19-20. Salbert is expected to hold bilateral meetings …

Baku urges Minsk Group to increase pressure on Yerevan

Baku urges Minsk Group to increase pressure on Yerevan

OSCE Minsk Group must increase pressure on Yerevan, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev said, addressing a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers dedicated to the results of the first quarter of 2017 and future tasks. …

Malen Mard: status quo in Karabakh unacceptable

Malen Mard: status quo in Karabakh unacceptable

Brussels considers the preservation of the status quo in Nagorno-Karabakh unacceptable, the head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan Malena Mard said, speaking with the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza on the sidelines of a …

Azerbaijani village Qapanli undergoes fire from Armenian side

Azerbaijani village Qapanli undergoes fire from Armenian side

The Armenian Armed Forces have opened fire at the Qapanli village of Azerbaijan’s Tartar district today, using 60mm mortars, the press service of Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry said. As a result of the ceasefire violation, …

 Maria Zakharova: we expect Baku and Yerevan to return to negotiating table

Maria Zakharova: we expect Baku and Yerevan to return to negotiating table

The April battles for Karabakh in 2016 violated the 1994 ceasefire agreement, the Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova told a briefing, the correspondent of the Vestnik Kavkaza reports. "Active …

One Year after Nagorno-Karabakh Escalation

One Year after Nagorno-Karabakh Escalation

But in the absence of a re-invigorated process, the conflict will remain a dangerous tinderbox in the heart of the South Caucasus

 Nazarbayev supports de-occupation of Azerbaijani territories

Nazarbayev supports de-occupation of Azerbaijani territories

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev said that he supports the UN Security Council's resolutions on withdrawal of the Armenian armed forces from the occupied Azerbaijani territories, speaking at the joint statement with the …

Israeli Foreign Ministry supports Azerbaijan#039s territorial integrity

Israeli Foreign Ministry supports Azerbaijan's territorial integrity

Tel Aviv's position on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict has not changed: Israel supports territorial integrity of Azerbaijan, Israeli Foreign Ministry's political director Alon Ushpiz said during talks with Azerbaijani …

Putin congratulates Sargsyan on 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Russia and Armenia

Putin congratulates Sargsyan on 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Russia and Armenia

Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated his Armenian counterpart Serzh Sargsyan on the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the Russian Federation and the Republic of Armenia. …

Anniversary of April battles for Karabakh: results and prospects

Anniversary of April battles for Karabakh: results and prospects

One year has passed since Azerbaijani army’s victory in April 2016 clashes. On the night of April 2, 2016, all the frontier positions of Azerbaijan were subjected to heavy fire from the Armenian side, which used large-caliber weapons, …