Research – Fact

21 years have passed since the occupation of Zengilan

29.10.2014 | 11:08

zenOn October 29, 1993 Armenian aggressors completed the occupation of 20 % of Azerbaijani lands with the occupation of Zengilan. Hired armed forces of Armenia began a large-scale attack Zengilan region as well as settlements along the Araz river of Jabrayil and Fuzuli on October 24-25, 1993.



02.09.2014 | 10:43

idp azerbaijanThe Armenian –Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict that rages on for the last more than 25 years remains a flash point in Trans-Caucasian region. Soon after collapse of the USSR Armenia started open aggression against Azerbaijan that was resulted withoccupation of 20% of Azerbaijani lands, including Nagorno-Karabakh and 7 adjacent districts. As a result of Armenia’s aggression, accompanied by the notorious practice of ethnic cleansing, around 750,000 Azerbaijani civilians were forced to flee for their lives from these territories.


Alban temples in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan

06.06.2014 | 09:23

1402062015_alban-mebedleriTerritories of ancient Albania till the beginning of the 8th century, according to the information of numerous historical soursescovered wide area- in the south from Araz river to The MajorCaucasus, in the east from the west coast of Caspian Sea to the lands located in the west of Goycha Lake. Yet in the 5th century Heredotus gave information about Alban tribes living under kaspi name in the north part of Araz river. In health of Alexander The GreatPliny the Elder confirms the existence of Alban rule. Albania was formed before about 3th-4th century BC and it was occupied by Arab caliphate in VIII century. At the beginning capital city was current Qabala, then Barda city of Azerbaijan.