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Azerbaijan-Japan Friendship Society organized a reception on occasion of December 31 – The Day of Solidarity of World Azerbaijanis.

Iranian newspaper publishes Azerbaijani FM's article

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A new book by academician Ramiz Mehdiyev, head of the Presidential Administration of Azerbaijan, titled “New World Order and National Idea” has been published.

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Ali Hasanov:Azerbaijani state pays special attention to countrymen living abroad

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Serbia says ready to sign visa liberalization agreement with Azerbaijan

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Hollande says committed to finding negotiated solution to Karabakh conflict

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President of France Francois Hollande has sent a congratulatory letter to Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev on occasion of his birthday.

Azerbaijani Air Defense Troops hold live-fire drills

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Azerbaijan inaugurates new military complex on frontline

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