Black January

Lessons of Black January

Lessons of Black January

On January 20, 2021, we honor the 31st anniversary of what is known as “Black January’’, a day when over 26,000 Soviet troops stormed Azerbaijan’s capital city of Baku and committed a brutal massacre upon the civilian …

Black January commemorated in Moscow

Black January commemorated in Moscow

Today the Azerbaijani Embassy in Russia held a memorial event dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the Black January - a date when Soviet troops entered Baku, killing 132 residents of the city. Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Russia Polad Bulbuloglu …

Moscow commemorates victims of Black January tragedy

Moscow commemorates victims of Black January tragedy

On Sunday, January 20, Azerbaijani embassy in Russia hosted an event to commemorate 132 victims of the Black January tragedy - massacre of Baku’s residents, perpetrated by the Soviet army at the country's Central Committee orders. As …

Azerbaijani public pays tribute to January 20 victims

Azerbaijani public pays tribute to January 20 victims

Azerbaijani public paid tribute to the victims of the bloody January 20 tragedy, Trend reports. January 20 is a day that went down in history of Azerbaijan's fight for independence and territorial integrity. On January 20, …

Ilham Aliyev paid tribute to 20 January martyrs

Ilham Aliyev paid tribute to 20 January martyrs

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and first lady Mehriban Aliyeva have paid tribute to the victims of the bloody January tragedy on the National Mourning Day, Azertac reported. …