Ilham Aliyev


  • Azerbaijan Yesterday 15:30

    Tehran, Baku opening a new chapter in bilateral relations

    TEHRAN – Having deep historical roots, Iran and Azerbaijan have been seeking the expansion of economic, commercial, scientific, and cultural ties over the past two decades and the two countries' presidents have been encouraging the governments to forge closer ties.

  • Raisi 2022-03-14 22:15

    Raisi felicitates 30th year of Tehran-Baku diplomatic ties

    TEHRAN — In a message on Monday, Iran’s President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi congratulated President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

  • Ilham Aliyev 2022-03-12 21:57

    Azerbaijan-Iran ties is based on respect, Aliyev says in message to Raisi

    TEHRAN — In a message to Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi on Friday, Azeri President Ilham Aliyev stated that the cooperation capacities between Iran and Azerbaijan are much higher, saying, “I believe that today there are many prospects for further development of our mutually beneficial cooperation.”

  • 43rd anniversary of Islamic Revolution 2022-02-11 21:17

    Foreign leaders congratulate Iran on Islamic Revolution anniversary

    TEHRAN — On the 43rd anniversary of the victory of the Islamic Revolution, several prominent foreign leaders sent congratulatory messages to top Iranian officials, including Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, President Ebrahim Raisi, and Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf.

  • Aliyev 2022-01-25 15:08

    Aliyev calls for Iran's participation in Azerbaijan’s reconstruction projects

    TEHRAN – Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has called on Iranian companies to have active participation in the development and reconstruction of the country’s Karabakh region which has been recently liberated, IRNA reported.

  • Amir Abdollahian Bayrmov 2021-12-28 21:52

    By Saeed Azimi

    New chapter has opened in Tehran-Baku ties: ambassador

    BAKU, the Republic of Azerbaijan – A new chapter has been opened in relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan, Tehran’s ambassador to Baku says, noting that the recent tension between the two countries that followed border clashes between Azerbaijan and Armenia was “unintentional and artificial”.

  • Amir Abdollahian Bayramov 2021-12-26 21:54

    By Mojtaba Rouzbahani

    Iran FM visit to Baku promises success of government’s strategic policy

    The intensive but fruitful visit by Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian to the Republic of Azerbaijan, which was warmly welcomed by the officials of that country, opens a new page in the history of relations between the two brotherly and Muslim neighboring countries.

  • Amir Abdollahian Bayramov 2021-12-24 23:51

    A new chapter has opened in Iran-Azerbaijan relations

    BAKU— On Wednesday morning, Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian visited Baku to discuss bilateral, regional and international developments with top Azeri officials.

  • Raisi-Aliyev 2021-12-01 20:40

    Analyst praises Raisi administration's view toward neighbors

    TEHRAN — Director of the Office for the Study and Compilation of Iranian History has praised the policy of the new administration of Ebrahim Raisi toward neighboring countries.

  • Raisi-ECO 2021-11-28 21:32

    Iran embarks on “neighborhood” foreign policy

    TEHRAN — In his trip to Turkmenistan, Iranian President Ayatollah Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi and his high-ranking delegation held several bilateral meetings in Ashgabat, reaffirming the fact that Iran is following a balanced, Asia-oriented foreign policy.

  • Mohammad Farazmand 2021-11-23 21:21

    Ambassador: Iran welcomes Erdogan’s 3+3 format

    TEHRAN — In an article published on Tuesday, Iranian Ambassador to Ankara Mohammad Farazmand said that Iran welcomes Turkey’s proposed 3+3 format to solve conflicts in the South Caucasus.

  • Amir Abdollahian Mustafayev 2021-11-22 21:35

    Azeri deputy prime minister holds ‘constructive’ talks in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman has praised the visit by a senior Azerbaijani official to Tehran, describing the visit as “constructive.”

  • FM Spokesman: Raisi, Aliyev to meet in Turkmenistan 2021-11-22 16:47

    FM Spokesman: Raisi, Aliyev to meet in Turkmenistan

  • Armen Sarkissian 2021-10-31 21:36

    Armenian president hails ties with Iran

    TEHRAN — Emphasizing that his country's relations with Iran as a neighbor have always been good, the Armenian president has said what happened during the war in southern Armenia in 2020 was directly related to Iran.

  • Iran-Azerbaijan 2021-10-24 19:56

    Iranian, Azerbaijani FMs hold phone talks

    TEHRAN – Iranian and Azerbaijani foreign ministers held the second phone conversation in less than a month amid border tensions between Tehran and Baku that resulted in a media war of words and extensive diplomatic contacts.

  • Aliyev 2021-10-16 20:40

    Deciphering Azerbaijani president's provocations against Iran

    TEHRAN – Is Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev sleepwalking into a conflict beyond his country’s capacity? Observers in the region gave intriguing answers to this question.

  • Abbas Zadeh Meshkini 2021-10-16 19:14

    MP says Azeri president's remarks are against good neighborliness

    TEHRAN — Mahmoud Abbaszadeh Meshkini, the spokesman for the National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of the Iranian Parliament, has reacted to the recent remarks by Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev.

  • Khatibzadeh 2021-10-16 18:12

    Iran rejects Azeri president’s ‘astonishing’ claims

    TEHRAN – Iran has responded to latest remarks by Azeri President Ilham Aliyev who accused Iran of drug trafficking in collaboration with Armenia amid ongoing tensions between Tehran and Baku.

  • Amir Abdollahian 2021-10-13 21:27

    Amir Abdollahian says Tehran and Baku should not give enemies opportunity to undermine ties

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and his Azerbaijani counterpart Jeyhun Bayramov discussed the latest developments in bilateral relations in a telephone conversation on Tuesday.

  • Ali Rezaei 2021-10-08 21:29

    Any change in regional geopolitics is Iran's red line, MP warns

    TEHRAN - The representative of Kangavar in the Iranian Parliament has stressed the need to respect the territorial integrity and sovereignty of countries in the South Caucasus region, describing any change in the geopolitics of the region or borders as Iran's red line.

  • Saeed Khatibzadeh 2021-09-28 21:03

    Iran says remarks by Azeri president are surprising

    TEHRAN — In reply to a question raised by correspondents about Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev’s comments regarding Iran, the Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh on Tuesday said Aliyev’s remarks are “surprising” because they come at a time when Tehran and Baku have good relations based on mutual respect and there are normal channels through which the two sides can talk at the highest level.

  • Zarif 2021-05-25 21:07

    Zarif holds high-level talks in Azerbaijan amid soaring Baku-Yerevan tensions

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has embarked on a tour of the South Caucasus region amid soaring border tensions between Azerbaijan and Armenia.

  • Meeting 2021-01-25 21:48

    Zarif holds talks in Azerbaijan

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who arrived in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku on Sunday evening in the first leg of his tour of the Caucasus and Turkey, held meetings on Monday with the leaders of the Republic of Azerbaijan, including President Ilham Aliyev and Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov.

  • Rouhani 2020-10-06 22:14

    Rouhani telephones Aliyev, says neighbors’ territorial integrity important for Iran

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani of Iran telephoned his Azeri counterpart Ilham Aliyev on Tuesday afternoon, saying Iran is closely monitoring the developments in the region resulting from the clashes between Azerbaijan and Armenia with “sensitivity and concern”.

  • Islamic Revolution anniversary 2020-02-11 17:52

    Foreign leaders congratulate Iran on Islamic Revolution anniversary

    TEHRAN - Top officials from various countries have congratulated Iran on the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution which fell on Tuesday, February 11.

  • Hassan Rouhani 2019-10-23 18:15

    Rouhani due in Baku on Thursday 

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani is set to visit neighboring Azerbaijan on Thursday to attend a summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) due to be held later this week, according to a senior presidential official.

  • Rouhani 2019-08-13 19:16

    Rouhani says Tehran-Baku ties are growing

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that Tehran and Baku have “friendly, brotherly and growing” ties.

  • Putin says will meet Rouhani, Aliyev in August 2019-04-26 19:25

    Putin says will meet Rouhani, Aliyev in August

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday he will meet with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at a summit in Russia in August, Radio Free Europe-Radio Liberty reported.