Ali Hasanov: Mehriban Aliyeva’s appointment will contribute to Azerbaijani state

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Tusk: EU supports Azerbaijan's territorial integrity, sovereignty

06.02.2017 19:16 GMT

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The European Union supports the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Azerbaijan, said President of the European Council Donald Tusk.

Date of Latvian FM's visit to Azerbaijan made public

03.02.2017 23:32 GMT

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The date of the visit of the head of Latvian Foreign Ministry Edgars Rinkēvičs to Azerbaijan made public.

Azerbaijan accuses Armenia of using foreigners in its political games

03.02.2017 20:04 GMT

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Armenia pushes foreign citizens to visiting Azerbaijan’s occupied territories by fraud and other ways, and later tries to turn these people into a tool in its propagandist political games, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry, told APA on Feb. 3.

António Guterres: UN hopes for expansion of co-op with Azerbaijan

03.02.2017 19:26 GMT

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The United Nations hopes for further expansion of cooperation with Azerbaijan to conduct joint activities in order to respond to new challenges effectively at international level, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said in a letter addressed to Azerbaijan’s Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the National Coordination Council on Sustainable Development Ali Ahmadov.

Lukashenko: Belarus sees no reason not to hand over Lapshin to Azerbaijan

03.02.2017 19:02 GMT

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President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko said on Friday that Belarus sees no reason that would prevent Minsk from handing over Russian-Israeli blogger Andrei Lapshin to Azerbaijan, APA reported.

Japan names new ambassador to Azerbaijan

03.02.2017 12:54 GMT

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Japan has named its new ambassador to Azerbaijan.

Pakistan adopts resolution condemning Armenian occupation

03.02.2017 12:16 GMT

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The Committee re-affirmed the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Republic of Azerbaijan within its internationally recognized borders.

Azerbaijan, Switzerland mark 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations

03.02.2017 11:23 GMT

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On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and Switzerland, the two countries’ foreign ministries have had an exchange of letters.

Defense Minister inspects readiness of military units on frontline

03.02.2017 11:03 GMT

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Minister was briefed about the operational situation in the territory, the state of readiness of military units and the enemy.

Ogtay Asadov receives ambassadors of Iran and UK

02.02.2017 20:22 GMT

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Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament Ogtay Asadov on Thursday received Iranian ambassador Javad Jahangirzadeh and British Ambassador Carole Mary Crofts, the parliament told APA.

Azerbaijan inaugurates another military camp on front line

02.02.2017 14:13 GMT

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On February 1, Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov and other senior staff of the ministry attended the opening of a new military camp built in the frontline zone.

Latvian FM due in Azerbaijan

02.02.2017 12:52 GMT

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Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs will pay an official visit to Azerbaijan in mid February, the Latvian Embassy in Azerbaijan told APA.

Ali Hasanov meets Saudi Press Agency president

01.02.2017 21:22 GMT

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Azerbaijani President’s Aide for Public and Political Affairs Ali Hasanov has met with the President of Saudi Press Agency (SPA) Abdullah bin Fahd Al Hussein at the SPA headquarters.

British ambassador: Azerbaijan’s toleranсe should be a model for other countries

01.02.2017 20:15 GMT

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Chairman of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations Mubariz Gurbanli has received Dr. Carole Mary Crofts, Ambassador of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to Azerbaijan.

Georgian PM, Azerbaijani envoy mull co-op priorities

01.02.2017 19:35 GMT

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Georgia’s Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili has received Azerbaijan’s new ambassador Dursun Hasanov, said the press service of the Administration of the Government of Georgia.

Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia to hold joint military exercise

01.02.2017 17:47 GMT

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Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia plan to hold joint military exercises with participation of troops.

Azerbaijani MP seeks document on right to inherit Irevan

01.02.2017 15:47 GMT

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"In those lands, Azerbaijanis were supposed to be allowed to live in peace.'

Azerbaijani parliament’s spring session begins

01.02.2017 12:59 GMT

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The spring session of the Azerbaijani Milli Mejlis (parliament) started on Feb. 1.

Russian Ombudsman comments on extradition of blogger Lapshin to Azerbaijan

31.01.2017 23:02 GMT

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Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova said that it is unacceptable to extradite the Russian blogger Alexander Lapshin to Azerbaijan, Oxu.Az reports citing the ombudsman's website.

US Embassy in Baku comments on changing rules for obtaining a visa

31.01.2017 19:35 GMT

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US Embassy in Baku has commented on the possibility of changing the order of issuance of visas to citizens of Azerbaijan after US President Donald Trump signed a decree to toughen rules of entry into the United States.

Azerbaijani becomes new Russian Deputy Minister of Economic Development

31.01.2017 09:07 GMT

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Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has appointed Azer Talibov Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation.

Today marks Mammad Amin Rasulzade’s 133rd birth anniversary

31.01.2017 00:07 GMT

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January 31st marks the 133rd birth anniversary of Mammad Amin Rasulzade, one of the founding political leaders of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic.

Azerbaijani FM meets president of the American Jewish Committee

30.01.2017 22:21 GMT

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Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with the delegation headed by David Harris and John Shapiro, Executive Director and President of the American Jewish Committee.

EU aims at developing ties with Azerbaijan

30.01.2017 21:23 GMT

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Christian Danielsson, director general for neighbourhood and enlargement negotiations at the European Commission, delivered a lecture entitled “Challenges and opportunities of cooperation between the EU and Azerbaijan in a global context” at ADA University in Baku Jan. 30.

EU eyes expansion of dialogue, co-op with Azerbaijan

30.01.2017 21:13 GMT

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The European Union (EU) intends to expand the dialogue and cooperation with Azerbaijan, said Christian Danielsson, director general for neighbourhood and enlargement negotiations at the European Commission, during the meeting with his Azerbaijani counterpart Elmar Mammadyarov.

Qatari FM to visit Azerbaijan

30.01.2017 16:36 GMT

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The Qatari FM is to visit Azerbaijan.

Presidential order on Jojug Marjanli’s restoration - the beginning of big events

28.01.2017 12:44 GMT

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President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev’s order on measures to restore the Jojug Marjanli village of the Jabrayil district is a historical step, historical decision. This is the beginning of big events, Deputy Prime Minister Ali Ahmadov said.

Turkish ambassador to Moldova: NK, Transnistrian conflicts need to be resolved

28.01.2017 11:20 GMT

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Turkish ambassador to Moldova Hulusi Kılıç met with media representatives and political experts in Kishinev, APA reports.

Group of Azerbaijani peacekeepers return from Afghanistan

28.01.2017 00:00 GMT

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A group of 41 Azerbaijani soldiers serving within NATO's "Resolute Support" mission in Afghanistan has returned to Baku on a rotating basis.

EU prepares draft document on partnership priorities with Azerbaijan

27.01.2017 21:43 GMT

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The European Union has prepared a new draft document on the priorities of partnership with Azerbaijan, Dirk Schuebel, head of the Division for bilateral relations with the Eastern Partnership countries in the European External Action Service, told reporters in Baku Jan. 27, APA reported.

Azerbaijan State Security Service eliminates religious extremist

26.01.2017 23:36 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s State Security Service has eliminated a religious extremist who put up armed resistance during the attempt to arrest him, Trend reports.

Azerbaijan to appoint trade representatives in embassies

26.01.2017 20:11 GMT

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed a decree on appointment of trade representatives in the country’s embassies and consulates abroad on Jan. 26.

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