Elshad Mammadov was born in 1996 in Aghdam settlement of Tovuz region. He was married and had a 6-month-old son. Elshad Mammadov was a senior soldier of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces. He died on July 12, 2020 during the fierce fighting in the direction of Tovuz. On July 13, Elshad Mammadov was buried in his […]
Khayyam Dashdamirov was born on February 22, 2002 in Balik settlement of Ismayilli region. He died on July 12, 2020 during the fierce fighting in the direction of Tovuz. On July 13, Khayyam Dashdamirov was buried in his native Balik settlement of Ismayilli region. He was accompanied by Army officers at the farewell ceremony.
Mass resettlement of the Armenians from the Ottoman and Iranian territories by Tsarist Russia in the 19th century marked the beginning of oppression of the Azerbaijanis in their own historical lands. A deliberate policy of ethnic cleansing and genocide conducted against Azerbaijanis in the early 20th century brought our people face to face with many […]
The Gulustan and Turkmenchay treaties, signed in 1813 and 1828 respectively, laid the foundation of the split of the Azerbaijani people and division of their historical lands, subsequently leading to expropriation of those lands. In a very short span of time, the mass resettlement of Armenians to Azerbaijani lands began. Although Armenians, who were resettled […]
The Khojaly genocide is the gravest crime of genocide committed against peaceful Azerbaijani people in the course of Armenia’s aggressive war against Azerbaijan. Prior to this, as part of a planned occupation, the peaceful population of the Baghanis Ayrim village in Azerbaijan’s Gazakh region bordering with Armenia and the Azerbaijani-populated villages of Imarat-Garvand, Tug, Salakatin, […]
The events that led to the tragedy of 1990 date back to 1987, when attempts to annex the Nagorno-Karabakh to Armenia and another wave of the expulsion of Azerbaijanis from their historical villages in Armenia were gaining momentum. But the Soviet leadership committed a terrible crime against the Azerbaijani people, instead of preventing these growing […]