Azerbaijan Celebrates 28th Anniversary of Black January (VIDEO)
Baku/20.01.18/Turan: Azerbaijan is on a mourning day. In the morning, despite the freezing weather, sleet and strong winds, thousands of people went to the Alley of Martyrs to commemorate the victims of January 19-20,1990.The ceremony was attended by senior officials and diplomats, who traditionally expressed their condolences to the head of state.
January events are comparable with Budapest-1956 and Prague-1968, Jamil Hasanli
Baku/19.01.18/Turan: The popular protest movement in Azerbaijan in the late 1980s and early 1990s was significantly different from events in other parts of the USSR in scale, anti-Soviet nature and mass character, said the chairman of the National Council of Democratic Forces (NCDF), doctor of historical sciences, professor Jamil Hasanli in an interview with Turan, commenting on the reasons for the January 1990 events.
Joint Statement of Canada and US delegations to OSCE on Afgan Mukhtarli case
Baku/19.01.18/Turan: Joint Statement on the Sentencing of Afgan Mukhtarli in Azerbaijan - As delivered by Political Counselor Gregory Macris to the Permanent Council, Vienna, January 18, 2018.
Azerbaijan and the EU are working on finalizing talks on a new agreement
1. What are your expectations from the coming 2018 from the point of view of the development of relations between the EU and Azerbaijan?
France Should Prohibit Entry of Separatists from Karabakh
Baku / 17.01.18 / Turan: Prospects for the development of Azerbaijani-French relations were discussed yesterday in Paris at a meeting of the Foreign Ministers of the two countries, Elmar Mammadyarov and Jean-Yves Le Drian.
In the settlement of Bayil houses with people living in them are demolished
"The government decree on 2016 "On additional measures to accelerate social and economic development in Khatai, Surakhan, Nizami, Nasimi, Narimanov, Yasamal, Sabail, Pirallahin and Khazar districts of Baku" caused the tragedy of residents onGurbanAbbasov Street in the residential area of Bayil."In other parts of the city, developers agree with tenants, pay them for renting an apartment for the time of building a new house and pledge to provide flats in the future building." However, in our quarter, the construction company Dönüş-1 is demolishing houses despite people still in them," said Karina Aliyeva.
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