Oktyabr, 2014

By heftequrdqanli On 31 Okt, 2014 At 10:39 Axşam | Categorized As DÜNYA | With 0 Comments
Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers a speech during a meeting with senior officers who attained higher ranks at the Kremlin in Moscow, October 31, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Klimentyev/RIA Novosti/Kremlin

AU.S. military spokesman says Russian military flights over European airspace are raising tensions and pose a potential danger to security and to civilian aircraft. Rear Admiral John Kirby told reporters in Washington that the flights of Russian warplanes “pose the potential risk of escalation.” There was another round of Russian flights on October 31, with […]

By heftequrdqanli On 31 Okt, 2014 At 10:23 Axşam | Categorized As SİYASƏT | With 0 Comments
Azerbaijan -- Journalist Khadija Ismayilova summoned to Prosecutor General's office - 19Feb2014

Rights groups say authorities in Azerbaijan have unleashed a campaign of repression in recent months, putting the country’s most visible and influential independent activists and advocates behind bars. Among the most prominent is human rights activist Leyla Yunus, who was arrested and imprisoned with her husband Arif this summer. As head of the Baku-based Institute for […]

By heftequrdqanli On 31 Okt, 2014 At 10:08 Axşam | Categorized As MANŞET | With 0 Comments

Today is the second day after  the  publication in the Turkish newspaper Hurriyet a sensational material  on  preparing killing by Anar Mammadov,  son of the  Transport Minister of Azerbaijan. However, until now neither minister Ziya Mammadov, nor his son has made a refutation. Only a lawyer of Anar  Mammadov rejected the accusations against Anar. Hurriyet […]

By heftequrdqanli On 31 Okt, 2014 At 09:56 Axşam | Categorized As SOSİAL | With 0 Comments
Gordon Birrell - BP-Azerbaijan President

From January to September 2014 7.25 billion cub.m. of natural gas has been extracted on the Shah Deniz gas condensate field, Gordon Birrell, BP-Azerbaijan President, told journalists. He said that during this period 1.72 million tons of condensate has been extracted from this field. During 9 months, 2014 the international consortium has extracted 7.3 billion […]

By heftequrdqanli On 31 Okt, 2014 At 09:28 Axşam | Categorized As SİYASƏT | With 0 Comments
Arif Hajili, the head of the party "Musavat"

Arif Hajili, the head of the party “Musavat”,  first press conference as head of the opposition party.  First  he spoke on the settlement of the Karabakh conflict, and  noted the  need to put an end to the “politics of simulation.”  Regarding ongoing  trial of the Karabakh separatists  over the  Azerbaijani hostages, Hajili   said ” it […]

By heftequrdqanli On 31 Okt, 2014 At 02:59 Axşam | Categorized As MANŞET | With 0 Comments
Khalid Garayev

New York, October 30, 2014–A court in Azerbaijan today sentenced Khalid Garayev, a reporter for the embattled opposition newspaper Azadliq and the technical director of “Azerbaijani Hour,” Azadliq‘s online TV program, to almost a month in prison on charges of hooliganism and disobeying the police, according tonews reports. The Binagadi District Court in Baku found […]

By heftequrdqanli On 30 Okt, 2014 At 06:44 Axşam | Categorized As DÜNYA | With 0 Comments
The president’s national security adviser, Susan E. Rice, is seen as part of a tight circle. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times

By MARK LANDLEROCT. 29, 2014 WASHINGTON — One day this month, as the nation shuddered with fears of an Ebola outbreak and American warplanes pounded Sunni militants in Syria, President Obama’s national security adviser, Susan E. Rice, invited a group of foreign policy experts to the White House to hear their views of how the […]

By heftequrdqanli On 29 Okt, 2014 At 06:48 Axşam | Categorized As MANŞET | With 0 Comments

The UN and the Council of Europe will convene the first Global Forum on Youth Policies in Azerbaijan, a country which has on numerous recent occasions imprisoned peaceful youth activists. Over the last years, several young human rights defenders, bloggers and social media activists have been arrested and sentenced to years in prison for nothing […]

By heftequrdqanli On 29 Okt, 2014 At 06:54 Axşam | Categorized As MANŞET | With 0 Comments

Technical director of Azerbaijani hour satellite Tv program Khalid Garayev ( Xalid Qarayev) is detained by Binagadi district police. Seymur Hezi, co-anchor of the program was arrested in September. Another co-anchor Natiq Adilov had to leave the country following his brother Murad’s arrest. The program delivers opposition voices once a week through one hour rented […]

By heftequrdqanli On 29 Okt, 2014 At 06:32 Axşam | Categorized As DÜNYA | With 0 Comments
Sally Quinn stepped forward during the funeral service for her husband, Benjamin C. Bradlee, the former managing editor and executive editor of The Washington Post, at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. Credit Carolyn Kaster/Associated Press

WASHINGTON — As he gazed at the thousands of mourners gathered in the majestic Washington National Cathedral in 2001, it occurred to Benjamin C. Bradlee that his friend and fellow journalism giant, Katharine Graham, would have appreciated the grand send-off. “What a way to go,” he said. “Not bad at all.” Thirteen years later, the […]