Day: May 9, 2021

Web Desk May 9, 2021

The Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles has produced a short film in English dedicated to Azerbaijan’s role in defeating Nazi Germany. The film notes the strategic importance of Azerbaijani oil during the World War II. It mentions that Azerbaijan produced 75 million tons of oil in 1941-1945, providing 70% of oil and 80% […]

Web Desk May 9, 2021

 At the initiative and with the support of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, the book “Heydar Aliyev and the Common Turkic Cultural Heritage” dedicated to the national leader of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev will be published in Turkey. The book contains information about the invaluable contribution of the outstanding statesman of Azerbaijan and the […]

Web Desk May 9, 2021

Commissioner for Human Rights (Ombudsman) of Azerbaijan Sabina Aliyeva has made a statement to support the implementation of the UN Resolution on “Combating glorification of Nazism, neo-Nazism and other practices that contribute to fuelling contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia”. AZERTAC presents the statement: “The 9th of May, each year, is commemorated as a triumph […]

Web Desk May 9, 2021

A solemn event on the occasion of the 76th anniversary of the Victory in the World War II has been held in Shusha city. The memory of the brave sons of Azerbaijani people, who demonstrated unprecedented heroism in World War II, was honored with observing a minute of silence, and then the National Anthem of […]