Shaitdin Aliyev and Nizami Nadirov awarded Order "For Service to the Motherland"

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12.10.2017 12:21 GMT

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"It seems that PACE is trying to demonstrate its service in accommodating the interests of certain individuals and circles."

Date of Erdogan's visit to Azerbaijan made public

12.10.2017 12:17 GMT

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Azerbaijani Defense Minister meets with Tajik president

12.10.2017 11:49 GMT

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Swedish court issued acquittal in the case involving "Azerbaijan Railways" CJSC

11.10.2017 22:12 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister leaves for Dushanbe

11.10.2017 20:21 GMT

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"I think PACE has once again demonstrated its biased and unfair stance against our country by adopting these documents that have been prepared on the basis of the subjective opinions of some anti-Azerbaijani circles," Ali Hasanov, the Azerbaijani president’s aide for public and political affairs, told APA of the documents on Azerbaijan adopted at PACE today.

Azerbaijan’s envoy to Switzerland presents credentials to Swiss president

11.10.2017 17:57 GMT

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Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Switzerland Khanim Ibrahimova has presented her credentials to Swiss President Doris Leuthard.

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PACE adopts two resolutions on reports related to Azerbaijan

11.10.2017 15:01 GMT

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Two reports on Azerbaijan were discussed at a plenary session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).

MP Samad Seyidov accuses Council of Europe of bias towards Azerbaijan

11.10.2017 14:13 GMT

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Samad Seyidov, head of the Azerbaijani delegation to the PACE, responded to criticism from the parliamentarians.

Why Trump must engage Azerbaijan - Washington Times

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"...we should not ignore one of America’s most steadfast and reliable allies: Azerbaijan."

Ambassador Elman Abdullayev presents his credentials to President of Rwanda

11.10.2017 09:40 GMT

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Ambassador of Azerbaijan to the Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Elman Abdullayev presented his credentials to President of Rwanda, Mr. Paul Kagamei.

Candidate for the post of UNESCO Director General Polad Bulbuloglu left the election race

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Candidate for the post of the UNESCO Director General, Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Russia Polad Bulbul-ogly left the election race, Polad Bulbul-oglu distributed the statement for the press in connection with the decision, APA's Moscow correspondent reports.

Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister gets acquainted with Belarusian-made military hardware

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Stella Kyriakides elected new PACE President

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Stella Kyriakides (Cyprus, EPP/CD) has been elected President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) following the resignation of Pedro Agramunt (Spain, EPP/CD) on 6 October 2017, said the message on PACE’s website.

Azerbaijani peacekeepers sent to Afghanistan

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A group of 50 Azerbaijani military personnel was sent to Afghanistan in accordance with the plan and rotation for serving within NATO-led "Resolute Support" mission in Afghanistan, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told APA on Tuesday.

A Kaleidoscope of Development and Growth in Azerbaijan – Part II

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Azerbaijani parliament to discuss draft law on humanization of penalties

10.10.2017 13:08 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s Parliament will discuss a draft law on humanization of penalties on Oct. 20.

Azerbaijani warships complete visit to Iran - VIDEO

10.10.2017 11:46 GMT

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A delegation of the Azerbaijani Navy, which was on a friendly visit to Iran, has returned to the homeland.

Foreign Ministry: New agreement with EU creates important framework for comprehensive development of ties

10.10.2017 10:51 GMT

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The sides discussed cooperation between Azerbaijan and the EU and exchanged views on negotiations around the draft agreement on Strategic Partnership.

Azerbaijan`s parliamentary delegation to visit Belarus and Russia

09.10.2017 20:23 GMT

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An Azerbaijani delegation led by Parliament Speaker Ogtay Asadov will pay a visit to Belarus.

Azerbaijani delegation head voices pessimism about future of PACE

09.10.2017 16:37 GMT

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Head of the Azerbaijani delegation to PACE Samad Seyidov has voiced pessimistic opinions about the future of the Assembly.

President of Belarus meets Azerbaijan's Defense Minister

09.10.2017 14:26 GMT

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Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko met with Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov to discuss the prospects of military and technical cooperation, AzVision.az reports citing Belta.

Azerbaijani Naval Forces delegation meet with head of Gilan Province

09.10.2017 12:39 GMT

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Within the scope of the visit to Iran, Azerbaijani military seamen met with the head of the Gilan Province Mustafa Salari.

EU Deputy Secretary General for External Action Service arrives in Azerbaijan

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Deputy Secretary General of the European Union for External Action Service John Christoph Bellard has arrived in Azerbaijan.

Corrupt US congressmen propose sanctions against Azerbaijan - PHOTOS

09.10.2017 11:48 GMT

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US Congressmen, Christopher Smith, from the Republican party, and democrat Jim Mcgovern have put forward a bill, proposing sanctions against Azerbaijan's state officials.

Azerbaijan: A Kaleidoscope of Development and Growth – Part I

09.10.2017 09:59 GMT

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News.Az reprints from NewsBlaze the article 'Azerbaijan: A Kaleidoscope of Development and Growth' by Nurit Greenger.

Azerbaijani FM: Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway to play a transit-bridge role for GUAM countries and beyond

09.10.2017 09:10 GMT

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Two topics relating to Azerbaijan to be mulled at PACE autumn session

07.10.2017 19:05 GMT

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Two topics relating to Azerbaijan will be discussed at the PACE autumn session, to open October 9, says a message from the Azerbaijani parliament.

First VP Mehriban Aliyeva attends opening ceremony of exhibition "Modernism and Fashion"

07.10.2017 00:58 GMT

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The Heydar Aliyev Center hosted the opening ceremony of the exhibition of clothes and jewelry of the 1960s "Modernism and Fashion" by the Alexander Vasiliev Foundation.

Azerbaijan’s defense minister due in Belarus

06.10.2017 21:25 GMT

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