Revue de la presse azerbaïdjanaise du 23-25 avril 2016



•,, APA, Trend, - “French Secretary of State for European Affairs Harlem Désir will arrive in Azerbaijan”.
• - « Une explosion à Nonancourt ».

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• APA - “Azerbaijani army destroys Armenia’s tank, Azerbaijani Defence Ministry said on April 24.The tank was destroyed in the course of preventing attacks of Armenia armed forces on positions of Azerbaijani Army. “Armenian armed forces on Sunday night brought their tanks in firing positions on the front line and fire on positions of Azerbaijani Armed Forces, as well as attempted with the support of additional forces to conduct the attack. The tank attack of enemy was prevented, and one tank together with the crew was destroyed. After that Armenians began to retreat" the ministry said.

• APA - Les forces armées arméniennes ont violé le cessez-le-feu 110 fois.

• - “On April 23, under the leadership of Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov, and participation of deputy ministers, armed forces commanders and troops, as well as commanders, an official meeting was held”.

• APA - “The Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan yesterday held a tense meeting, Izvestiya newspaper reported citing to a source in the Russian embassy in Armenia”.

• - “The results of the visit of Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov to Yerevan is in the center of attention of political observers, however, little information does not allow to draw clear conclusions. Nevertheless, it is clear that in Yerevan Lavrov repeated the same what he said in Baku – the return of territories around Karabakh in exchange for the status of Karabakh. This opinion was confirmed by the "Kommersant" newspaper, citing a source in the delegation Lavrov”.

• - Lavrov : "I cannot decide for Armenia, for Azerbaijan, for Karabakh"

• APA - “Russia is interested in a fair resolution to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict based on the documents of international organizations, including the UN in accordance with the principles of international law, Mikhail Gusman, deputy director general of Russia’s state-run TASS news agency, said addressing the 13th Eurasian Media Forum in Astana Apr. 22”.

• APA - “Florian Hahn, member of the German Bundestag from the Christian Socialist Union issued a statement over escalation on the contact line of the troops of Armenia and Azerbaijan”.

• APA - “Efforts should be continued towards the liberation of the occupied Nagorno-Karabakh region and other territories of Azerbaijan, PACE Monitoring Committee’s co-rapporteur for Azerbaijan, Stefan Schennach”.

• APA - “We understand that Armenia has occupied 20 percent of Azerbaijani lands”, counselor of Polish embassy in Azerbaijan Andrzej Jankowski said”.

• Azernews -“The U.S. continues to support the UN process in resolving Armenia–Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and still believes that is the best way forward”.


• Azernews - "The efforts of Tehran and Baku in funding and speeding up the construction of the North-South corridor will strengthen the two countries’ economies", says Iranian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Mohsen Pak Ayeen”.

• Trend - “Iran is considering strategic and commercial issues in selling its surplus heavy water to other countries”, Atomic Energy Organization of Iran spokesman Behrooz Kamalvandi said”.

• - “Iran’s oil minister said on Saturday that last week’s Doha meeting to freeze oil production, despite its failure, was a positive step and Iran would support any plan to stabilize the market”.

• Trend - “Iran has accelerated the work to commission the Khudaferin hydroelectric plant and has almost completed the construction of the Khudaferin dam over the Araz River on the border with Azerbaijan in the last two months”, Mahmoud Vaezi, Iran’s minister of communications and information technology, said in an exclusive interview with Trend on April 22”.


•, APA - "Efforts underway to extinguish fire on Russian tanker in Caspian, one person missing".


• Trend - The agreement on ceasefire reached between Azerbaijan and Armenia is the right way, but it does not solve the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Ismail Alper Coskun, Turkey’s ambassador to Azerbaijan, told Trend.

• Trend - Antalya’s Expo 2016 opened with hopes that the six-month food-themed world fair will be a catalyst for a tourism industry revival in the southern Turkish province, located on the Mediterranean Sea coast.


• Trend - "Azerbaijan is a wonderful country for the business development, the counselor of Polish embassy in Azerbaijan" Andrzej Jankowski told Trend Apr.23.

Etats - Unis

• - “The US Ambassador to Azerbaijan Robert Cekuta and his wife, together with alumni of the FLEX educational program sponsored by the US government, marked the Earth Day with cleaning works on one of the beaches of Absheron on Saturday”.

• APA - “U.S. President Barack Obama has once again avoided using the word “genocide” in his remarks on the Armenian genocide, describing it as “Meds Yeghern,” an Armenian term meaning “great calamity,” the Turkish newspaper Hurriyyet reported”.

7e Forum mondial de l’Alliance des Civilisations

• Azernews - “Baku is going to host one of the significant forums in the world - United Nations Alliance of Civilizations 7th Global Forum next week. Latvian Ambassador Juris Maklakov believes that the forum will contribute to the solution of many issues. Latvia will be represented at the forum by Parliamentary Secretary to the Foreign Ministry Zanda Kalnina-Lukashevich”.

• APA - “Hungarian Minister of State for Security Policy and International Cooperation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Mikola István, will arrive in Baku on April 25 to attend the 7th Global Forum of the UN Alliance of Civilizations”.

The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon

• Trend - “The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has sent a letter to Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev to convey his sincere apologies to the president and people of Azerbaijan for the postponement of his visit to Baku."I wish to convey my sincere apologies to Your Excellency and, through you, to the people of the Republic of Azerbaijan for having had to postpone my visit to the Republic of Azerbaijan, as well as my visits to Georgia and the Republic of Armenia," he said. "Thanks to your personal vision and leadership, the 7th Global Forum of the Alliance will skilfully chart its future course," he said. "I had been very much looking forward to addressing the Global Forum with you, in person, and hope that I may be able to join you via video conference.During my visit, I had also envisaged discussing with you and others in the region, how the United Nations could best support you and the Minsk Group of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe in peacefully resolving the conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh," Ban Ki-moon said. "I do hope you will understand that global crises require my presence in New-York during this particular period," said the UN Secretary General. "Unfortunately, emergencies sometimes interfere with the best of our intentions and previous commitments as political leaders."

• APA, Trend - “Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon made a phone call to President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on April 23. During the phone call, the issues over current situation in the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict were discussed”.

Accord de Paris sur le climat

• Azertaj, APA, Azernews - L’Azerbaïdjan a signé l’accord de Paris sur le climat. Hussein Baghirov, ministre de l’Environnement et des Ressources naturelles, a signé l’accord au nom de l’Azerbaïdjan.

Leyla et Arif Yunus

• - “Professor Karl Max Einhäupl and Dr Christian Witt welcomed Dr Leyla Yunus and Mr Arif Yunus for expert medical care at the Charité Hospital in Berlin on Friday”.

Formula -1

• - A coalition of international NGOs urged the well-known musicians to ignore Formula 1 in Baku.

publié le 26/04/2016

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