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Armenia is slowly but surely sinking into a hopeless abyss - Russian expert

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NATO with its arguments recognized illegality of "referendum" in Karabakh

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Deputy FM comments on NATO's position on Nagorno-Karabakh

11.04.2014 11:44 GMT

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‘Sargsyan’s term to add to Armenia’s history as a period of frustrated hopes’

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Afterword to Sargsyan's visit to Ashgabat

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Azerbaijan believes it is very important for the ties between Azerbaijan and Iran to develop and deepen even further.

'Continuation of dialogue between presidents of Azerbaijan-Armenia encouraging'

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EU considers that the continuation of a dialogue between the presidents of Azerbaijan and Armenia is encouraging.

Rasim Musabayov: I do not see Minsk Group’s role in negotiation process

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There is yet no clear information on the April meeting of the Presidents of Azerbaijan and Armenia but if it takes place, I think it will be substantial.

Newtimes.az on Israel-Turkey and Washington's message

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Armenian economy to face problems - expert

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Armenia needs reforming destructive ideology rather than economy – expert

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Interests of Baku and Ankara in priority issues identical - MP

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The visit of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to Azerbaijan following the municipal elections is a traditional and all the same a remarkable event.

Caspian gas to assume greater importance for Europe – expert

04.04.2014 11:21 GMT

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EU's indifference encourages Armenia's aggressive policy – expert

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The fact that the European Union is not a party to the negotiation process on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict doesn't mean that the EU should take a detached position and distance from a major conflict in the South Caucasus.

'Video about alleged reprisal against Armenians in Kesap is a montage'

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The Azerbaijani political scientist is sure that the news spread in Armenian and some Russian media about reprisals against local Armenians in the Syrian city of Kesap is part of the information war.

US able to move Karabakh conflict from standstill – MP

02.04.2014 11:43 GMT

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The possible meeting between presidents of Azerbaijan and Armenia that may follow the meeting of foreign ministers of the two countries can bring some clarity to the issue of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.

Azerbaijan’s consistency amid geopolitical contradictions

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News.Az reprints an article from 1news.az by Farhad Mammadov, Director of the Center for Strategic Studies under the President of Azerbaijan.

Ukraine Crisis: Demise of fledgling Russian Soft Power in post-soviet region?

31.03.2014 09:38 GMT

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OSCE MG: Lightness in judgements or 'discovery' of experienced diplomat?

28.03.2014 16:42 GMT

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Does an Azerbaijani have a more sensitive issue than the problem of Nagorno-Karabakh?

There may be radioactive waste on occupied lands of Azerbaijan - MP

28.03.2014 12:23 GMT

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Azerbaijan supports UN initiative on nuclear security and does everything possible for nuclear non-proliferation. Our stance on this regard has always been unequivocal, clear and precise.

Metsamor nuclear power plant poses a great threat to the entire region - MP

27.03.2014 14:37 GMT

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"Armenians can try to dispose radioactive waste in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan".

US will not solve the Karabakh conflict – political expert

19.03.2014 15:45 GMT

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The United States has pursued its own interests during the recent events in the Crimea, just like in the past in Nagorno-Karabakh, political scientist Rasim Agayev thinks.

Presidential decree on entrepreneurship is of great importance – MP

19.03.2014 12:40 GMT

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By signing a decree on additional measures to develop entrepreneurship, President Ilham Aliyev once again showed that entrepreneurship, business, private sector as a whole represent a strategic resource for future development of our country.

No principal difference between Crimean and Karabakh events – expert

19.03.2014 11:34 GMT

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The Crimean events can be called a mirror image of the Karabakh events with a similar scenario of illegal referendum, political commentator Vuqar Seуidov thinks.

98% of Armenia's population would be happy to join Russia – analyst

17.03.2014 14:46 GMT

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