BLACK JANUARY : THE BLOODY BIRTH OF THE AZERBAIJANI NATION

By: David Stern, Baku, Jan 20, 1999 Salakhadin Ragimov, 41, came to Martyr’s Lane Wednesday as he has every year to pay his respects to victims of “Black January,” Azerbaijan’s anniversary of a bloody Soviet crackdown in 1990. Clutching some

BLACK JANUARY : THE BLOODY BIRTH OF THE AZERBAIJANI NATION

By: David Stern, Baku, Jan 20, 1999 Salakhadin Ragimov, 41, came to Martyr’s Lane Wednesday as he has every year to pay his respects to victims of “Black January,” Azerbaijan’s anniversary of a bloody Soviet crackdown in 1990. Clutching some

Resolution of the Nakhichevan Autonomous Republic Supreme Medjlis on the Political Evaluation of the Baku Events of January 1990

Evaluating the event which took place in Baku over the night from 19 to 20-th of January, 1990 and the following days Supreme of Majlis the Nakhichevan Autonomous Republic points out that Soviet Army detachments of special punitive character, Military

Resolution of the Nakhichevan Autonomous Republic Supreme Medjlis on the Political Evaluation of the Baku Events of January 1990

Evaluating the event which took place in Baku over the night from 19 to 20-th of January, 1990 and the following days Supreme of Majlis the Nakhichevan Autonomous Republic points out that Soviet Army detachments of special punitive character, Military

The Appeal of the Supreme Council of the Azerbaijani SSR to the Supreme Council of USSR, to the Supreme Councils of the Soviet republics, to the Soviet nations, to Parliaments of all countries of the world, to the United Nations Organization

The terrible unprecedented crime perpetrates against the peaceful population of Baku city and the whole Azerbaijan. The Soviet State signed the Helsinki and Viennese agreements, and planned to held in Moscow in 1991 the international conference on Human Rights, declared

The Appeal of the Supreme Council of the Azerbaijani SSR to the Supreme Council of USSR, to the Supreme Councils of the Soviet republics, to the Soviet nations, to Parliaments of all countries of the world, to the United Nations Organization

The terrible unprecedented crime perpetrates against the peaceful population of Baku city and the whole Azerbaijan. The Soviet State signed the Helsinki and Viennese agreements, and planned to held in Moscow in 1991 the international conference on Human Rights, declared

The Decree of the Supreme Council of the Azerbaijani SSR “About the cancellation of the state of emergency in Baku city”

The Supreme Council of the Azerbaijani SSR noting that according to the article 71 of USSR Constitution the normalization of the situation in NKAO and the restoration of sovereign rights of the Azerbaijani SSR is the only aim of entering

The Decree of the Supreme Council of the Azerbaijani SSR “About the cancellation of the state of emergency in Baku city”

The Supreme Council of the Azerbaijani SSR noting that according to the article 71 of USSR Constitution the normalization of the situation in NKAO and the restoration of sovereign rights of the Azerbaijani SSR is the only aim of entering

The Appeal to the Secretary General of CC of CPSU, the Chairman of the Supreme Council of USSR Michail Gorbachyev

I can’t express with words the whole sorrow of the Azerbaijani nation, its endless grief, which is stamped in our memory forever. I tell you about it not with aim to let you share our pain and express your sympathy,

The Appeal to the Secretary General of CC of CPSU, the Chairman of the Supreme Council of USSR Michail Gorbachyev

I can’t express with words the whole sorrow of the Azerbaijani nation, its endless grief, which is stamped in our memory forever. I tell you about it not with aim to let you share our pain and express your sympathy,

The Statement of the Chairman of Presidium of the Supreme Council of the Azerbaijani SSR E.Gafarova

On behalf of the Azerbaijani people, all citizens of the republic I make the resolute protest in connection with the rough violation of the sovereignty of the Azerbaijani SSR and declaration by the Presidium of the Supreme Council of USSR

The Statement of the Chairman of Presidium of the Supreme Council of the Azerbaijani SSR E.Gafarova

On behalf of the Azerbaijani people, all citizens of the republic I make the resolute protest in connection with the rough violation of the sovereignty of the Azerbaijani SSR and declaration by the Presidium of the Supreme Council of USSR

The order of the commandant of the special district of Baku city

According to the decision of Presidium of the Supreme Council of USSR of January 20, 1990, the effect of the Decree of Presidium of the Supreme Council of USSR of January 15, 1990 “On declaration of the state of emergency

The order of the commandant of the special district of Baku city

According to the decision of Presidium of the Supreme Council of USSR of January 20, 1990, the effect of the Decree of Presidium of the Supreme Council of USSR of January 15, 1990 “On declaration of the state of emergency