Minister of Defense to take part in the NATO meeting

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Council of Europe ready to help Turkey-Armenia rapprochement

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Ceasefire violated on front line again

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Party official questions Azerbaijan's corruption ranking

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Azeri MPs to attend joint meeting of Diaspora organizations in Germany

19.11.2009 13:07 GMT

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Ilham Aliyev receives delegation of French entrepreneurs

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"As far as I know the country’s military doctrine is ready and I suppose it will further be submitted for discussions in the parliament.

German surveillance planes cannot overfly Azerbaijan

18.11.2009 21:04 GMT

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