Azerbaijani “majors” boasted luxurious life in social networks

Children from wealthy families in Azerbaijan brag about their luxurious lives in groups on the social network Instagram. To do this, they use several groups - mainly Azerbaijani “majors” publish photos with expensive cars, money or jewelry.

Azerbaijani President appoints his spouse Vice President

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has appointed his wife Mehriban Aliyeva as the country's first vice-president. Aliyev signed the order on the appointment on Tuesday, BBC writes. The very post of the first vice president appeared in Azerbaijan after the referendum, which was held in September last year. Until now, this ...

The hit of social networks: how in Azerbaijan they break watermelons with their heads. VIDEO

A watermelon festival was held in the city of Sabirabad in the south of Azerbaijan, where numerous dishes from this melon culture were presented. Among them are watermelon jam, watermelon compote, watermelon syrup, watermelon jam, watermelon cake, watermelon ice cream, watermelon hookah, watermelon cocktail, ...

Wreaths "from the lads" and thousands of mourners: how a thief in law was buried in Azerbaijan

On August 19, Azerbaijan said goodbye to the crime boss Rovshan (Janiev) Lenkoransky, who was killed by a killer in Turkey. A crowd of several thousand people, mostly young people, came to see him off on his last journey, writes "Present Time". After the funeral namaz (janaz-namaz) in ...

Azerbaijani President accused of earning manat devaluation

The family of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and businessmen close to her earned a large sum from the devaluation of the national currency carried out in 2015. This is the conclusion reached by the Organized Crime and Corruption Research Center (OCCRP). The transactions were carried out through three banks - Caspian Development Bank, AtaBank and Pasha Bank - owned by a close family member ...

Parties to the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh announced a cease-fire

The armed forces of the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic and the Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan announced a ceasefire in the region, where armed clashes have been taking place since last. The information on the achievement of at least a temporary truce was also confirmed by the NKR Defense Ministry, adding that the order was received on April 5 ...

Daughters of the head of Azerbaijan own assets worth billions of dollars

The daughters of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev own a 56% stake in a company that owns six billion-dollar gold mines, according to an investigation by the Organized Crime and Corruption Research Center (OCCRP). As ForumDaily previously wrote, the OCCRP investigation is based ...

Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenia does not believe the authorities of Azerbaijan

One of the parties to the conflict is trying to turn the tide of events in its favor with a limited military campaign. And this is, rather, Azerbaijan, since Baku is more interested in the resumption of hostilities. The main danger here is that any military operation can very easily ...

Karabakh military conflict: Baku and Yerevan blame each other

The Foreign Ministries of Armenia and Azerbaijan made mutual accusations in connection with the sharp exacerbation of the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh, where fighting began again. This is reported by bbc.com Baku says that Azerbaijani units stationed in the conflict zone were fired upon from large-caliber ...

Old Baku and lentil-mushroom soup

We walked along an autumn Baku street - high arches of entrances, stalls with feijoa and pomegranates, smoking men on stools in front of backgammon, clotheslines with linen between houses, evening yellow circles of lanterns. I knew that this was the wrong side, a rare Baku street in the center, where the houses had not yet been repaired, not tiled, not demolished. The side that came out ...

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