"Almost 20 per cent of the internationally recognized part of Azerbaijan
– Nagorno-Karabakh and seven districts, which surround
Nagorno-Karabakh, are under Armenian occupation,” said President Ilham
A Group of MPs from German Bundestag including Uwe Feiler, Olav Gutting,
Dr. Hans Michelbach, Dr. Philipp Muhrmann and Norbert Schindler adopted
the declaration on 25th anniversary of the Khojaly Massacre.
Azerbaijan's second largest city, Ganja, will host a ceremony on
Saturday as the city is set to assume its new role as a Cultural Capital
of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) 2017. The ceremony will
be attended by delegates from foreign countries.
A delegation led by Andre Reichardt, head of the France-Caucasus
Friendship Group in the Senate of the Republic of France have visited
the settlement for the refugees and internally displaced persons located
near Masazir settlement of Absheron District, to get acquainted with
First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has
chaired a meeting on the resettlement of refugee and IDP families who
are temporarily settled in dormitories in Baku and Sumgayit.
Baku 2017 Games Operating Committee, in cooperation with the Ministry of
Foreign Affairs, has organized a diplomatic briefing in Boulevard Hotel
for the heads of more than 100 diplomatic missions from 60 countries
accredited in Azerbaijan.