Daily Archives: October 19, 2020

Philips provides update on its closing share price on Euronext Amsterdam on October 19, 2020

October 19, 2020 Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) provided an update that it has been informed by Euronext that they are experiencing a technical failure that prevents Euronext Amsterdam to provide an accurate closing price for Philips today. Euronext informed the company that the closing share price for Philips on Monday October […]

Justice Initiative and Syrian Archive Expose New Information on Syria’s Chemical Weapons Program

New York, Oct. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — After two years of investigations, the Open Society Justice Initiative and the human rights group Syrian Archive have compiled the most comprehensive investigative report to date on Syria’s Scientific Studies and Research Centre (SSRC), the entity at the heart of Syria’s chemical weapons program. The groups submitted […]

Head of State: “Armenian armed forces grossly violated the agreed temporary humanitarian ceasefire”

“Armenian armed forces, in gross violation of the agreed temporary ceasefire, fired heavy artillery at Azerbaijani settlements and battle positions after 00:02 on October 18,” President Ilham Aliyev wrote this on his Twitter account, APA reports.   The head of state also noted that there were people killed and injured as a result of these

Azerbaijan’s MoD: Armenia wants to use civilian population as shield

“Currently, the situation on the territory along frontline is under full control of the Azerbaijani Army”, said Chief of the International Military Cooperation Department of the Ministry of Defense Major General Huseyn Makhmudov at the briefing held for diplomatic corps in ADA University, APA reports.   He said no attack has ever been made by

Assistant to President: “Armenia does not distinguish between military and civilian facilities”

“International humanitarian law requires to distinguish between military and civilian facilities,” said Assistant of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Head of Foreign Policy Affairs Department of the Presidential Administration Hikmat Hajiyev at the briefing held for representatives of diplomatic corps at the ADA University, APA reports.   He noted that however, in the

Hikmat Hajiyev: “Armenia should be brought to responsibility for military crimes committed by it”

“We have drawn up a detailed document about Azerbaijan’s occupied territories and responsibility of the Armenian side”, said Assistant of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Head of Foreign Policy Affairs Department of the Presidential Administration Hikmat Hajiyev at the briefing held for representatives of diplomatic corps at the ADA University, APA reports.  

4 persons including one journalist were injured as a result of shelling of Agdam by Armenians

The Armenian armed forces blatantly violating the requirements of the declared humanitarian ceasefire regime including main norms and principles of Geneva Conventions dated 1949 continue their criminal actions against our peaceful civilian population, the press service of the General Prosecutor’s Office told APA.   Azerbaijan’s Agdam region was subjected to intensive rocket and heavy artillery