A History of How Khankendi Became Stepanakert
Crowd-pleasing news portals, such as Turkish Alternatiftarih, Egyptian Al-Wasela news, Asia el-Youm, Nile1.com, Iraq’s Iraqnews, UAE’s Saadaonline, Palestinian Bayader, Kuwait’s 8-press, Chinese Alharir.info, Ukrainian Kievinform, Aze.in.ua, Islam.in.ua, Uzbekistan’s Interpress, Azkultur, Israel’s Aziz News, Spanish Turaz.es have posted a documentary archival video footage ‘A History of How Khankendi Became Stepanakert’ in various languages, as part of the Azerbaijan State Translation Centre’s project to promote Azerbaijan realities in virtual world.
The archival video footage features atrocities committed by Armenians, who were resettled to Nagorno-Karabakh under the Turkmenchay Peace Treaty between Russia and Iran, and procreated acts of vandalism against ancient Azerbaijani city Khankendi, the insidious policy of the armenianization in surrounding territories, as well as the Armenians’ brutal persecution and atrocities against the local population.
“Azerbaijan Remembers January 20 - the Day of Nationwide Sorrow and Pride” in Foreign Media
Crowd-pleasing global news portals, such as “Mustaqila.com”, “Afkarhura.com” (Iraq), “Alharir.info” (Algeria), “Anahaberyorum.com”, “Dibace.net”, “Gercektarih.com.tr” (Turkey), “News24hours.ro” (Romania)
Azerbaijan Remembers January 20 - the Day of Nationwide Sorrow and Pride
32 years have passed since the tragedy of January 20, also called Black January, remaining forever engraved in the memory of all Azerbaijanis as a disaster that became a symbol of national unity.
Deadline for Submission of Literary Works to the “BAY LEAF” Contest Prolonged
The deadline for submission of translated works has been prolonged until July 31, 2022, considering the numerous applications of those willing to participate in the “BAY LEAF” (“Dəf(i)nə yarpağı”) Literary Contest.