Latest News for: Azerbaijan office


Human Rights Defender Pushes Back Against Defense Ministry’s Effort to Discredit his Office

Asbarez 24 Oct 2021
... which protect the very life, safe and peaceful life of that population and other vital rights,” explained the Human Rights Defender’s Office in a statement, adding that Tatoyan sounded the alarm on Tuesday to shed light on Azerbaijan’s continued violation of international law.

Amid tensions with Iran, Azerbaijan detains Shia clerics

EurasiaNet 21 Oct 2021
Azerbaijan’s State Security Service has detained several Shiite clerics, including a well known imam, as tensions with its southern neighbor Iran continue to fester ... Azerbaijan shut down the representative office in Baku of Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

Are Azerbaijan and Armenia ready to improve relations?

Al Jazeera 15 Oct 2021
Azerbaijan’s deputy foreign minister, Elnur Mammadov, told Al Jazeera from his office in Baku that it is time for a fresh start for the two countries, which currently have no diplomatic relations ... Mammadov said that for Azerbaijan, although conditions would have to be met along the way, normalisation also fits the overall long-term outlook.

Armenia’s Yeraskh Village Under ‘Day and Night Attack’ by Azerbaijani Forces

Asbarez 15 Oct 2021
“The process of creating a demilitarized security zone around the borders of Armenia with Azerbaijan and the removal of the Azerbaijani armed forces form the vicinity of the villages and from the roads between the communities of Armenia should start immediately,” urged the Human ...

Novel case

The Telegraph India 14 Oct 2021
Armenia and Azerbaijan were in the news in September 2020 on account of their territorial dispute in Nagorno-Karabakh ... Nagorno-Karabakh is to Armenia what Crimea was to Russia with Azerbaijan in Ukraine’s shoes ... Meanwhile, Iran, which borders both Azerbaijan and Armenia, offered its good offices for peace talks. Turkey spoke in support of Azerbaijan.

ACLED Regional Overview – Europe, Caucasus, and Central Asia (2-8 October 2021)

Reliefweb 14 Oct 2021
On 5 October, Azerbaijan closed the Baku office of Supreme Leader Khamenei’s representative in Azerbaijan, citing coronavirus restrictions (OC Media, 5 October 2021) ... On 5 October, Azerbaijan closed the Baku office of Supreme Leader Khamenei’s representative in Azerbaijan, citing coronavirus restrictions (OC Media, 5 October 2021).

The outspoken Azerbaijani writer exiled in his own country

Open Democracy 14 Oct 2021
When Akram Aylisli wrote a novel that sympathised with Azerbaijan’s national enemy, Armenia, he was vilified and silenced ... Baku, Azerbaijan ... He cannot leave Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, or visit his native village ... One of his two sons lost his job and left Azerbaijan ... (c) Azerbaijan President Press Office/TASS/Alamy Live News.

Religious leaders of Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia meet in Moscow

Anadolu Agency 13 Oct 2021
Patriarch Kirill of Moscow, Chairman of Caucasian Muslims Office in Azerbaijan Allahshukur Pashazade, and Armenian religious leader Catholicos Karekin II held a trilateral meeting in Moscow on Wednesday ... how difficult relations between Azerbaijan and Armenia are at this stage.

ACLED Regional Overview – Middle East (2-8 October 2021)

Reliefweb 13 Oct 2021
Lastly, Iran conducted an extensive military drill near its border with Azerbaijan, amid increasing tension between the neighboring countries ... Last week Azerbaijan also closed the office of Iran’s Supreme Leader’s representative in Baku “temporarily”, citing coronavirus restrictions (Times of Israel, 5 October 2021).

Meeting of religious leaders of Azerbaijan, Russia and Armenia taking place in Moscow

MENA FN 13 Oct 2021
(MENAFN - Trend News Agency ) BAKU, Azerbaijan, Oct. 13 By Elchin Mehdiyev – Trend. A meeting of the religious leaders of Azerbaijan, Russia and Armenia is taking place in Moscow, the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) told Trend on October... .

Azerbaijan retakes offensive in rhetorical war with Iran

EurasiaNet 12 Oct 2021
Azerbaijan is stepping up its rhetorical counteroffensive against Iran, airing a seemingly orchestrated series of allegations of treachery on the part of Tehran ... The increasing attacks from Baku come as the anti-Azerbaijan rhetoric from Iranian officials seems to have quieted somewhat.

Immunocompromised people need to be imperatively vaccinated - WHO Azerbaijan

MENA FN 12 Oct 2021
(MENAFN - Trend News Agency ) BAKU, Azerbaijan, Oct. 12 Trend. It is imperative to vaccinate people with a weakened immune system to protect them from disease, Head of the World Health Organization (WHO) office in Azerbaijan, Hande... .

Azerbaijan invites Korea to reconstruction of liberated regions

Korea Times 11 Oct 2021
Ramzi Teymurov, ambassador of Azerbaijan to Korea, speaks during an interview with The Korea Times at his embassy in Yongsan District, Seoul, Oct ... "What we observed in 2006, 2010 and 2012 was that Korean companies came to Azerbaijan on a contract base, open their offices and when they finished, they left the country.

Azerbaijan says no Israelis on border, warns against Iran 'provocations'

The Jerusalem Post 11 Oct 2021
“As President Ilham Aliyev noted, Azerbaijan, which has an Army of more than 100,000, does not need mercenaries," said Abdullayeva, questioning why such claims were not put forward by Iran during the war nor after the war until the new Iranian government took office.