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Azerbaijan’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov has participated in the event commemorating the 32nd anniversary of the January 20 tragedy in Vienna, Austria. State and government officials of Austria, representatives of diplomatic missions and international organizations accredited in Vienna ...

Politics 2022-01-21 17:56:00

At the events organized in the formations and military units, training-educational center located in the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic, the blessed memory of shehids (martyrs) was honored and the national anthem was performed, Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC. During the speeches, it was noted that on January 20, 1990, sons of the Motherland ...

Regions 2022-01-21 15:39:00

Indonesian ANTARA News Agency and Mi’raj News Agency (MINA) have published an article by AZERTAC’s special correspondent in the country Vugar Aghayev commemorating the 32nd anniversary of January 20 tragedy. Headlined "Black January" as the starting point of Azerbaijan's independence”, the article reads ...

Days of sorrow 2022-01-21 11:00:00

World-famous Azerbaijani photographer Reza Deghati has shared his memories of the 20 January tragedy in Baku in an interview with AZERTAC. Recalling that he was in Paris on 20 January 1990, world-famous photographer Reza Deghati says: “Ramiz Abutalibov, who was working at UNESCO at the time and recently ...

20 january 2022-01-20 17:29:00

According to the plan approved by the Minister of Defense, on the occasion of the 32nd anniversary of the 20 January tragedy, the Azerbaijan Army held a series of events to promote patriotism, morale and fighting spirit, the Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC ...

Military 2022-01-20 16:42:00

Azerbaijan`s Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov and the leadership of the Ministry visited the Alley of Martyrs on the occasion of 20 January - National Mourning Day. They paid tribute to the memory of Azerbaijani citizens, who became shehids for the freedom ...

Military 2022-01-20 14:05:00

A state-wide moment of silence was observed for the 20 January martyrs today at 12:00 (local time) across Azerbaijan. Ships and cars sounded sirens throughout the country to remember victims of the 20 January tragedy ...

20 january 2022-01-20 12:01:00

32 years have passed since the events of bloody January. On the night of 19-20 January 1990, a glorious page was inscribed in the history of Azerbaijan with the blood of martyrs. 20 January is a page of both sadness and pride in this history ...

Politics 2022-01-20 11:00:00

Benelux Azerbaijanis Congress (BAK), operating in the Kingdom of the Netherlands, has issued a statement on the 32nd anniversary of the January 20 tragedy, spokesperson of the Congress Gulnara Aliyeva has told AZERTAC ...

20 january 2022-01-19 18:20:00

Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has released a statement on the on the occasion of 20 January – National Mourning Day. The statement reads: “Over the night of 19-20 January 1990, by order of the USSR leadership ...

20 january 2022-01-19 14:02:00

Azerbaijani Commissioner for Human Rights (Ombudsman) Sabina Aliyeva has issued a statement on the 32nd anniversary of the January 20 tragedy. The statement reads: “32 years have passed since the January 20 events, which entered as a heroic page to the history of the struggle for independence of Azerbaijan ...

20 january 2022-01-19 12:39:00

Ukrainian ATR TV channel has broadcast a special program on the 31st anniversary of the January 20 tragedy. The program provided insight into the causes and history of the January 20 tragedy. “At that time the Azerbaijani people were rightly protesting against the territorial claims of the Armenian ...

20 january 2021-01-21 20:03:00

A commemoration ceremony dedicated to the 31st anniversary of the January 20 tragedy has been held in the city of Shusha with the participation of the servicemen of the Azerbaijan Army, Azerbaijan’s Minstry of Defense told AZERTAC. The memory of Shehids (Martyrs) was honored with observing a minute of silence ...

Military 2021-01-20 15:53:00

The US-based Medium online media platform has published an article by Azerbaijan’s Consul General in Los Angeles Nasimi Aghayev on Black January tragedy. In the article, the Consul General states that 31 years ago, on January 20, 1990, 26,000 ...

20 january 2021-01-20 14:15:00

The Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles has produced a short film dedicated to Azerbaijan’s Black January tragedy of 1990. The film mentions that in 1987 anti-Azerbaijani pogroms broke out in Armenia, and that Armenians ...

20 january 2021-01-20 12:48:00

A state-wide moment of silence was observed for the Black January victims today at 12:00 (local time) across Azerbaijan. Ships, cars, and trains sounded sirens throughout the country to remember victims of the January 20, 1990 tragedy ...

20 january 2021-01-20 12:01:00

Azerbaijani Commissioner for Human Rights (Ombudsman) Sabina Aliyeva has issued a statement on the 31st anniversary of the January 20 tragedy. The statement reads: “The tragedy of January 20, committed 31 years ago as a result of the inhumane and treacherous policy ...

20 january 2021-01-19 17:15:00

Guivami Rahimli, BP Azerbaijan Senior Government Affairs Advisor, has shared with AZERTAC some highlights of the tragic events in January 1990 captured by world famous photographer Reza who arrived in Baku on 24 January ...

20 january 2020-01-23 21:42:00

A commemoration ceremony to mark the 30th anniversary of the 20 January tragedy was organized at the “Karabakh” weekend school under the Azerbaijani-Turkish Cultural Association in Solothurn, Switzerland. Addressing the event, Azerbaijani Ambassador to the Swiss Confederation ...

20 january 2020-01-20 16:10:00

A state-wide moment of silence was observed for the Black January victims today at 12:00 (local time) across Azerbaijan. Ships, cars, and trains sounded sirens throughout the country to remember victims of the January 20, 1990 tragedy ...

20 january 2020-01-20 12:01:00