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admin April 15, 2021

The Human Rights Commission of the Turkish Grand National Assembly (TBMM) held a meeting, APA’s bureau in Turkey reports.The meeting, chaired by AKP Bursa MP Hakan Cavusoglu, discussed the Commission’s report reflecting Armenia’s human rights violation…

Web Desk March 29, 2021

A round table on “war and genocide crimes in the context of international law” has been held today in the office of the Azerbaijani community of the Nagorno-Karabakh region, community chairman Tural Ganjaliyev told APA.   The round table will discuss the place of genocide in the context of international crimes and war crimes committed […]

Web Desk March 15, 2021

Human Rights House Foundation condemns the latest attacks against women human rights defenders in Azerbaijan, including the abhorrent practise of targeting their privacy. We call on the Azerbaijani authorities to immediately stop the violations of the freedom of assembly and expression of their citizens, as well as to take steps to ensure the protection of […]

Web Desk March 6, 2021

On the eve of the holiday on March 8, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed orders to award orders and medals to a large group of women, as well as to confer honorary titles on them.   Among the awardees are also human rights defenders – Novella Jafaroglu, Saida Gojamanli and Saadat Bananyarli. They were awarded […]

Web Desk March 4, 2021

Commissioner for Human Rights of the Republic of Azerbaijan (Ombudsman) Sabina Aliyeva has addressed an open protest letter to the President and Board Members of the European Ombudsman Institute (EOI) in response to the statement of the Secretary-General of this institute, Ombudsman Apparatus told APA.   The letter reads:   “In response to the statement […]

Web Desk March 3, 2021

Trapping and storing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from fossil power generation and industry is needed urgently to achieve carbon neutrality, the UN’s Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) said in a report published on Wednesday. The net-zero emissions goal is crucial to limit global warming, as outlined in the Paris Agreement on climate change, and the technology brief calls for […]