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Azerbaijan to use satellite technologies for energy security

The resources of Azersky low-orbit satellite of Azerbaijan can be used to ensure the safety of pipelines for the delivery of energy, Azercosmos OJC told Trend August 28.
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Lavrov to visit Azerbaijan on September 1

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia, Sergey Lavrov, will pay a working visit to Azerbaijan on September 1. “Armenpress” reports that the Russian MFA informed about this....
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UN experts condemn prison sentencing of Leyla and Arif Yunus

A group of United Nations human rights experts condemned the recent prison sentencing of prominent Azerbaijani human rights activists Leyla and Arif Yunus....
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Sterligov to file lawsuit against Azerbaijan in ECtHR

Russian millionaire German Sterligov’s attorney Arthur Hayrapetov announced that the famous businessman intends to file a lawsuit against Azerbaijan at the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR). Armenpress reports that the attorney Arthur Hayrapetov expressed no doubt in his interview to Russian TV channel REN TV that Sterligov would win the case....
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Troops enter Mingechevir town of Azerbaijan

Protest actions have been held in Azerbaijan town Mingechevir since yesterday. To subdue the protests the Azerbaijani authorities Internal troops were brought to town, As ”Armenpress” reports, referring to website report.az that hundreds of people participate in the protests. A large number of protesters have already been arrested....
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Jagland says country “cannot continue like this,” after journalist murder

Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland wants the death of prominent Azerbaijan journalist Rasim Aliyev, to spur a return to dialogue and trust between civil society and national authorities. ...
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Court to replace interpreters on Leyla, Arif Yunusovs’ trial

The trial on a criminal case launched with regard to the director of the Institute of Peace and Democracy Leyla Yunusova and her husband Arif Yunusov continued on Aug.10 in the Baku Court of Grave Crimes. ...
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Azerbaijani Health Ministry investigating causes of journalist Rasim Aliyev’s death

Azerbaijan’s Health Ministry is currently investigating the causes of the journalist Rasim Aliyev’s death, the head of the ministry’s press service, Lia Bayramova, told Trend August 10. ...
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Andrzej Kasprzyk and Azerbaijani Defense Minister discuss situation on contact line with NK

The Defense Minister of Azerbaijan Zakir Hasanov received the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk on August 7. “Armenpress” reports citing Azerbaijani media that the Defense Ministry of Azerbaijan made the announcement about this....
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History teacher asks for help unable to find job in Azerbaijan’s “slave market”

Resident of the Azerbaijani Ismailly district, history teacher Vagifoghlu Huseynov sent an open letter to the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and other state institutions where he spoke about the terrible conditions of his family....
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Azerbaijan offers Iran infrastructure for oil, gas exports

Azerbaijan offered Iran to use its infrastructure for exports of oil and gas to world markets, said Azerbaijan’s Economy and Industry Minister Shahin Mustafayev. ...
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Arif Yunusov deliberately refuses to testify in courtl

The trial on the criminal case initiated with regard to the director of the Institute of Peace and Democracy, Leyla Yunusova and her husband Arif Yunusov continued on August 3. ...
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Azerbaijani high-ranking military officers arrested on corruption charges

A group of Azerbaijani high-ranking military officers have been arrested on corruption charges. ...
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Azerbaijan announces about issuing an international arrest warrant against German Sterligov

Court of Baku Nasimi district has filed a lawsuit against German Sterligov for “public anti-state calls” and for “illegally crossing the state border of Azerbaijan”....
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The Washington Post compares dictatorial Azerbaijan with North Korea

The Washington Post wrote an article about the election fraud of dictatorial regimes in the world, writing also about the Azerbaijani elections. ...
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