Shusha

Land covered with carpet of mines. Hundreds of thousands of Azerbaijanis are waiting to return home

After the Second Karabakh conflict ended, dozens of Azerbaijani servicemen and internally displaced persons died or were wounded as a result of a mine explosion. Most of the civilian victims tried to see with their own eyes what was left of their cities and villages in and around Nagorno-Karabakh. The area remains closed to civilians until the clearance of unexploded ordnance is completed

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After the Second Karabakh War, the region is moving towards peace and prosperity

The trilateral statement signed by the president of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the prime minister of the Republic of Armenia and the president of the Russian Federation on November 10, 2020 is a fundamental document which determined to complete military operations and establish peace, security and cooperation in the region, political scientist Shabnam Hasanova writes for Eurasia Review

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Work begins on restoration of Shusha fortress

Work on the restoration of the Shusha fortress in Azerbaijan’s Shusha city has begun. The initial work is expected to be completed by late March 2021. At the next stage, larger-scale reconstruction works will begin. The …

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Karabakh welcomes online-tourists

Azerbaijan’s leading state-run tourism organization, the Azerbaijan Tourism Board (ATB), has unveiled a brand-new website to promote Azerbaijan’s historical Karabakh region worldwide. Dubbed “Where is Karabakh?” the platform is focused on the geography of the Karabakh region, as well as comprehensive information about the region, Caspian News writes in the article Online Platform Launched to Promote Azerbaijan's Karabakh Region

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Azerbaijan to open bus routes to liberated territories

Bus routes will be opened to the cities and districts of Azerbaijan liberated from occupation, head of the Public Relations Department of the State Road Transport Service under Azerbaijan's Ministry of Transport, Communications and High …

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Pashinyan: Shusha is Azerbaijani city

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said it was impossible to end the war in Nagorno Karabakh with lesser territorial losses. "It is a myth that it was possible to end this war with less territorial losses," he said …

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Shusha electrification completed

Electrification of Shusha was completed, the Azerishig company that carried out work on the supply of electricity informed. Thus, the Gevkhar Agha Mosque and the main streets of the city are now illuminated. Yesterday, during …

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Ilham Aliyev and Mehriban Aliyeva visit Shusha

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and the First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva visited the city of Shusha. Mehriban Aliyeva has shared a video footage from the liberated territories on her official …

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Shusha declared capital of Azerbaijani culture

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev declared Shusha the capital of Azerbaijani culture, when receiving in a video format Anar Karimov on his appointment as Minister of Culture. “The city of Shusha deserves that. I think …

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Azerbaijanis navigate their homecoming to Karabakh

Azerbaijanis’ homecoming to Nagorno-Karabakh following Azerbaijan’s recent victory in a six-week war with Armenia has a Jewish side. Azerbaijan has been home to Jews for centuries, while Israel and Azerbaijan have enjoyed flourishing ties for decades

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Shusha radio and television station resumes its work

The Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of Azerbaijan informed that the specialists of the Radio and Television Broadcasting and Satellite Communications Production Association (Teleradio IB) resumed the work of the Shusha …

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