History of Azerbaijan

Baku. Palace of Shirvanshahs

At the highest point of the ancient part of Baku - the Old City - one of the most remarkable monuments of Azerbaijani architecture is located - the Palace of the Shirvanshahs (the Shirvan rulers). This ensemble has long attracted attention of …

Azerbaijan celebrates Day of National Salvation

In October 1991 Azerbaijan gained independence. However, during its first years the country experienced an internal crisis and a crisis of power. In all spheres of public life chaos and confusion were observed. The situation was