Minister of Defense to take part in the NATO meeting

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Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry condemns terrorist attack in Manchester

23.05.2017 12:09 GMT

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Azerbaijani FM meets European Parliament delegation

22.05.2017 21:00 GMT

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Azerbaijan, Georgia discuss prospects for military cooperation

22.05.2017 19:29 GMT

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Rouhani hails Azerbaijan as Iran’s great neighbor

22.05.2017 19:24 GMT

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Georgian PM receives Azerbaijani defense minister

22.05.2017 14:18 GMT

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Erdogan sharply reacts to Armenian deputy FM’s anti-Azerbaijani remarks

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Hovakimian said in his speech that Azerbaijan should abstain from making political accusations.

Moscow: Abolition of All-Russian Azerbaijanis Congress not related to politics

22.05.2017 09:04 GMT

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A decision to liquidate the 'All-Russian Azerbaijanis Congress' (VAK) has nothing to do with politics.

Azerbaijani servicemen undergo exercises as part of NATO programme

20.05.2017 19:29 GMT

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UAE’s FM to pay official visit to Azerbaijan

19.05.2017 21:22 GMT

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VP of Heydar Aliyev Foundation attends launch of Hayat Foundation

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Madat Guliyev: Tranquility prevailing in Azerbaijan attracting tourists

19.05.2017 15:43 GMT

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Maria Zakharova cracks down on Azerbaijan again

19.05.2017 09:43 GMT

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Just ahead of Thursday, May 18, spokeswoman for the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova again made inappropriate, offensive and harsh statements against official Baku, in particular, the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry.

USAID representative: We’ll continue to deepen our cooperation with Azerbaijan

18.05.2017 20:33 GMT

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Azerbaijan says hopes for proper consideration of VAK appeal

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Azerbaijan hopes the appeal filed by the All-Russian Azerbaijani Congress (VAK) will be considered properly and the issue will be resolved positively, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hikmat Hajiyev said on Thursday.

European Parliament delegation due in Azerbaijan

18.05.2017 14:25 GMT

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A delegation from the European Parliament Foreign Affairs Committee will travel to Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia on 22-25 May.

USAID representative arrives in Azerbaijan

18.05.2017 11:01 GMT

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Vice-speaker of Azerbaijan`s parliament to attend summit in Warsaw

17.05.2017 23:00 GMT

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MP: Certain circles in Russia do not want to consider Azerbaijan’s interests

17.05.2017 19:31 GMT

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Azerbaijani Defense Minister meets with Japanese Ambassador

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Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry responds to biased article published by Eurasianet

17.05.2017 11:42 GMT

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Moroccan newspaper highlights 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue

17.05.2017 00:04 GMT

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The Moroccan Al-Islah and at-Tanmiya newspaper has published an article highlighting the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue recently held in Baku.

Azerbaijani Democratic Republic’s 100th anniversary to be solemnly celebrated

16.05.2017 19:28 GMT

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President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic.

Azerbaijan to amend rules for controlling activities of diplomats

16.05.2017 17:23 GMT

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Azerbaijan will stiffen control over diplomatic activities and concretize the rule for attesting activities of all persons engaged in diplomatic activities.

Azerbaijan says VAK liquidation contrary to strategic partnership with Russia

16.05.2017 15:32 GMT

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"Сertain forces that see the Azerbaijan-Russia strategic partnership as a threat to their interests are behind the VAK liquidation."

Russian Supreme Court liquidates registration of All-Russian Azerbaijan Congress

15.05.2017 20:31 GMT

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Today, the Supreme Court of Russian Federation liquidated the registration of the "All-Russian Azerbaijan Congress" at the request of the Ministry of Justice, APA's Moscow correspondent reports.

Azerbaijan invited to summit in Saudi Arabia that will be attended by Trump

15.05.2017 19:34 GMT

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Azerbaijan has been invited to the Arab-Islamic summit, which will be held in the Saudi capital on May 21 with the participation of US President Donald Trump, APA reported citing Al Arabiya.

The Jewish Journal publishes article on mass murder of Azerbaijanis in Khojaly

12.05.2017 19:19 GMT

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US-based The Jewish Journal has published an article by Durdana Aghayeva, a witness who survived during the Khojaly genocide thanks to the miracle.

Azerbaijan, Jordan hail development of cooperation in various areas

12.05.2017 09:27 GMT

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The sides hailed the development of cooperation between Azerbaijan and Jordan in various areas.

Azerbaijan,Turkey and Georgia to sign defence deal

11.05.2017 17:42 GMT

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The Ministers of Defence of Azerbaijan,Turkey and Georgia will sign a defence deal in Batumi, the press service of the Georgian Defence Ministry said.

Azerbaijani ambassador meets Russia’s deputy FM

11.05.2017 17:39 GMT

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Azerbaijani Ambassador to Russia Polad Bulbuloglu on Thursday met with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin.

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