Latest News for: Azerbaijan government


ICJ examines allegations of racial hatred and abuse of Armenian POWs against Azerbaijan

Jurist 08 Dec 2021
The International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Tuesday provisional measures regarding the Armenian government’s allegations of racial hatred and discrimination against Azerbaijan instructing it to of Armenian prisoners of wars (POWs), and prevent incitement of violence against individuals of Armenian origin.

NATO Should Put Troops In Ukraine On Rotational Basis To Deter Russia, Bolton Says

Radio Free Europe 07 Dec 2021
He said the Russian leader keeps “probing” the six former Soviet states in Eastern Europe and the Caucasus -- Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan -- that are not in the Western military alliance and that NATO has to end the ambiguity over their future.

What role can a public broadcaster play in Georgia’s polarised politics?

Open Democracy 07 Dec 2021
The country’s popular commercial TV channels are politically aligned with the government, led by the Georgian Dream party, and the main opposition party, United National Movement, respectively – and constantly flood their viewers with angry accusations about ‘the other side’ ... It was mostly pro-government and pro-Church speakers.

Azerbaijan’s anti-vaxxers remain on the fringe

EurasiaNet 06 Dec 2021
Rahmanov said that the government agencies he surveyed were unresponsive, so he escalated his fight ... Government officials and members of President Aliyev’s ruling New Azerbaijan Party have all supported the government’s COVID restrictions, and most significant opposition parties have supported the vaccine-related requirements.

Azerbaijan Returns Captured Armenian Soldiers In Exchange For Mine Maps

Radio Free Europe 05 Dec 2021
Azerbaijan has freed 10 Armenian soldiers captured during deadly border clashes last month ... Azerbaijan’s government hopes obtaining mine maps will help save lives and accelerate construction so that people displaced from villages and towns during a bloody conflict in the early 1990s can return to their lands.

Dr. Tatoyan Wraps Up 2-Week Delegation Trip to California

Asbarez 04 Dec 2021
Tatoyan discussed the threat of hate crimes against the Armenian community emanating from the state-sponsored incitement of anti-Armenian sentiment by the governments of Turkey and Azerbaijan – noting the spate of Armenophobic hate crimes across the world, including in San Francisco.

Azerbaijan's Finance Ministry to auction gov't bonds via Baku Stock Exchange

MENA FN 04 Dec 2021
(MENAFN - AzerNews) By Trend The Baku Stock Exchange (BSE) will host an auction on the placement of medium-term government bonds of the Ministry of Finance of Azerbaijan for a total of 20 million ... .

Ambassador Mkrtchyan: Aliyev’s ultimate purpose is to rid Artsakh of Armenians

Greek City Times 03 Dec 2021
As early as in 1960s the Armenians of Artsakh appealed to the Soviet government to revert Stalin’s illegal decision of 1921 to include the area into Azerbaijan, a new state created in 1918 by the direct support of the Caucasian Islamic Army led by Pan-Turanist Turkish general Nuri Pasha.

Egypt extends condolences to Azerbaijan over deadly helicopter crash

Egypt Today 03 Dec 2021
... people a speedy recovery and expressed solidarity with the people and government of Azerbaijan.

Moscow Slams Armenia’s Parliament Speaker

Asbarez 03 Dec 2021
He responded to one of those journalists who accused the Armenian government of “surrendering” Karabakh to Azerbaijan with the aim of ending Armenia’s alliance with Russia ... In a January 2021 article, he claimed that their most recent version amounted to a proposed “surrender of lands” to Azerbaijan “in return for nothing.”.

Azerbaijani PM talks on measures to curb price increase

MENA FN 03 Dec 2021
(MENAFN - AzerNews) By Trend The government of Azerbaijan is taking and will take all possible proactive measures due to the rise in prices, Prime Minister Ali Asadov said at the parliament's ... .

Facebook Says It Removed Troll Farm Run By Nicaraguan Government

OWP 03 Dec 2021
In addition to resisting opposition, they were used to promulgate content praising the government ... Additionally, Facebook mentioned disbanding other government-linked networks in Ethiopia, Uganda, Sudan, Thailand, and Azerbaijan for violating its behaviour policy and that this was “an especially troubling trend.”.

Council of Europe Sanctions Turkey

Human Rights Watch 03 Dec 2021
It was used for the first time in 2017 when the government of Azerbaijan repeatedly refused to secure the unconditional release of a wrongfully jailed opposition politician, Ilgar Mammadov.