Ireland's PM Kenny rejects 'any suggestion' of exiting EU

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Eurasian Customs Union: Advantages and Disadvantages

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Conflict can be settled, if Armenia realizes the need for de-occupation - MP

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Armenian diaspora still seeks recognition of break-away Nagorno-Karabakh in US

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'Hoping that Karabakh will enter the CU zone is quite naive'

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Number of foreign powers interested in Karabakh conflict settlement is lower

30.12.2013 14:31 GMT

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Violation of ceasefire on the contact line is not the cause but the consequence of the Nagorno- Karabakh conflict, due to which the Azerbaijani army bears losses from Armenian snipers .

No provocation will weaken Azerbaijan's determination to liberate its lands – MP

30.12.2013 11:14 GMT

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"The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict has not yet ended, but only temporarily suspended, which means that the armed forces of Azerbaijan are in constant combat readiness."

Karabakh conflict ‘serious problem for those who sign agreements with Armenia'

28.12.2013 16:51 GMT

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Unless Armenia withdraws from occupied Azerbaijani territories, it will not have any prospects in the Customs Union.

'Azerbaijani scientists must be famous not only in the country but also abroad'

27.12.2013 17:08 GMT

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Research is self-sacrifice. The statement came from head of the Department for Political Analysis and Information Support of the Presidential Administration of Azerbaijan Elnur Aslanov .

We need a new format of the OSCE Minsk Group – MP

26.12.2013 14:58 GMT

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In order to avoid equating the aggressor country and the country that has been the victim of aggression in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, there is a need for a new format of the OSCE Minsk Group and a new mechanism of its decision-making, Azerbaijani MP Zahid Oruj has said.

Azerbaijanis in some post-Soviet countries face unfair attitude – official

26.12.2013 14:32 GMT

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“Majority of Russians in the South Caucasus live in Azerbaijan and Russian community here is considered the largest community in this region.”

'Regulation of virtual relations is one of important human rights conditions'

25.12.2013 17:56 GMT

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'Armenia’s accession to Customs Union not to solve economic problems'

25.12.2013 14:35 GMT

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"Armenia's accession to the new international organizations such as the Customs Union will not solve the economic problems of Yerevan. No new investments will be made in the Armenian economy”.

Present Armenia resembles not independent state, but Kaliningrad region – MP

25.12.2013 12:17 GMT

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The adoption of the "road map" for Armenia's accession to the Customs Union was expected, since Vladimir Putin and Serzh Sargsyan discussed already all theoretical questions and the Armenian leader had only to demonstrate the practical implementation of this step, Azerbaijani MP Asim Mollazade has told 1news.az.

Azerbaijan see drop in piracy rate – state agency

25.12.2013 11:54 GMT

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