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Azerbaijani MP: “We have to further strengthen our fight against the Armenian lies on the eve of the 110-year anniversary of the 1905 Genocide, and the 100th anniversary of the so-called “Armenian Genocide”

1905.az web portal has interviewed the MP Elkhan Suleymanov of Shamakhi, who is the President of the Association for Civil Society Development in Azerbaijan.
– Mr. Suleymanov, ten years have passed since the establishment of the Association for Civil Society Development in Azerbaijan. Since the first days of its establishment, the Association has been highlighting the Armenian aggression against Azerbaijan and ways to put an end to the aggression. What are the main projects carried out over the years can be pointed?

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Motion for resolution on ensuring the right of Dilgam Asgarov and Shahbaz Guliyev to fair trial was submitted in PACE

Mr. Elkhan Suleymanov, member of Azerbaijani delegation to PACE and Member of Parliament from Shamakhi, submitted a motion for resolution on ensuring the right of Russian citizen Dilgam Asgarov and Azerbaijani citizen Shahbaz Guliyev to fair trial was submitted to PACE Secretariat. It should be noted that D.Asgarov and Sh.Guliyev were taken hostage by Armenian forces and sentenced to imprisonment by “court of first instance? of “Nagorno Karabakh Republic?, the unrecognized separatist regime established in our territories occupied by Armenia.

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20 January 1990

25 years have passed 

May all of our martyrs rest in peace who sacrificed their lives for the sake of Azerbaijan. Almighty Allah gives peace to their soul.

 

 

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CD titled “A quarter of century has passed since Yanvar 20” was released

On the eve of the 25th anniversary of the bloody January 20 events, the “1905.az” studio has inauguarated a programme named “A quarter of the century has passed since January 20 …”

According to the information provided by PhD in political sciences Fuad Babayev, the director of the 1905.az web portal, the programme is based on the regular round table discussions oragnized by the site which operates in 12 languages.

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Explanatory comments by MP Elkhan Suleymanov regarding the Information Note by Pedro Agramunt

Explanatory comments 

by Mr. Elkhan Suleymanov, member of Azerbaijani delegation,

regarding the Information Note on

Azerbaijan’s Chairmanship of the Council of Europe: What follow-up on respect for human rights?” (October 21, 2014) by Mr. Pedro AgramuntRapporteur on Azerbaijan in the PACE Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights

 The Information Note by the Rapporteur submitted both the positions of local NGOs and authorities on the information provided about the situation of human rights, as well as the considerations of international NGOs. 

We kindly present to you the following explanatory comments to the provisions of Information Note:

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Azerbaijan warns against direct interference in its justice system by forces within PACE

Azerbaijan has cautioned fellow members of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) against using the pretext of human rights to engage in direct interference in the Azerbaijan justice system, PR Newswire website said.

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PACE Legal Affairs and Human Rights Committee discussed Information Note on Azerbaijan during Paris meeting

Elkhan Suleymanov

Member of Azerbaijani Delegation to PACE

 

PACE Legal Affairs and Human Rights Committee met in Paris on 10th December. Among other issues, Information Note on “Azerbaijan’s Chairmanship of the Council of Europe: What follow-up on respect for human rights?” by Pedro Agramunt, Rapporteur on Azerbaijan, was discussed.

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Book titled ?Sarsang SOS: historical and cultural monuments in danger? presented

The book titled “Sarsang SOS: historical and cultural monuments in danger” has today been presented in Azerbaijani, English and French versions, APA reports.

 The book was published within the project “Call of Sarsang” of the Association for Civil Society Development in Azerbaijan.

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To Members of Conference of Presidents of the European Parliament

Honourable Presidents,

 

I want to bring to your attention a matter that can throw a grave shadow over the nature and objectivity of the European Parliament. I ask for your attention and answer on this issue.

 

Over the past years, the relations between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the European Union were supposed to see a rise in their quality, in the context of the Eastern Partnership Initiative of the EU. At parliamentary level, the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly was supposed to bring us closer. It is unfortunate, therefore, to see that the President of the European Parliament, Mr. Martin Schulz, is adopting a biased attitude against Azerbaijan. It casts a shadow over the whole EP.

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Appeal of Elkhan Suleymanov, MP of Azerbaijan to the President of the Parliament of Europe

Mr. Martin Schulz

President of the European Parliament

 

Dear Mr. President,

 

I am grateful to you for your response to my letter dated September 2, 2014 calling on the world community to take urgent political, diplomatic, military and other measures in order to overcome terror acts, different kinds of violence and vandalism acts in Iraq and Syria, and other parts of the world.

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