Azerbaijan, Russia to hold next round of talks on border demarcation

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Ceasefire violated on front line again

19.11.2009 14:24 GMT

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On November 18 the Armenian armed formations again violated ceasefire.

Progress in Nagorno-Karabakh peace process example of Russia-EU cooperation - Medvedev

19.11.2009 13:55 GMT

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Russia and the European Union (EU) have to look for ways of stabilizing the most complicated situation in the South Caucasus, RF President Dmitry Medvedev stated at a news conference on the results of the Russia-EU Summit in Stockholm.

Conference on combating with corruption to be held in Baku

19.11.2009 13:14 GMT

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The Anti-Corruption Commission and the Council of Europe will hold a conference “Reforms for combating corruption in Azerbaijan: forward view” in Baku on November 19, Council of Europe office in Baku told.

Party official questions Azerbaijan's corruption ranking

19.11.2009 13:11 GMT

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Ali Ahmadov, deputy chairman of the ruling New Azerbaijan Party (YAP), has questioned the accuracy of Transparency International's Corruption Perceptions Index.

Azeri MPs to attend joint meeting of Diaspora organizations in Germany

19.11.2009 13:07 GMT

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Azeri MPs, including Vice Speaker Bahar Muradova and Deputy Fazil Mustafa to attend a joint meeting of European Azerbaijanis Congress and Coordination Council of Turkish Diaspora Organizations in Germany.

Armenian and Azerbaijani Presidents to meet in Munich at the end of this week - Armenian FM

19.11.2009 13:05 GMT

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The recurrent meeting of the Armenian and Azerbaijani Presidents Serzh Sargsyan and Ilham Aliyev over Nagorno-Karabakh settlement is due at the end of this week in Munich, FM Edward Nalbandian told the Parliament.

Azerbaijan, USA discussed energy cooperation

19.11.2009 13:04 GMT

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Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met senior assistant to U.S. Special Envoy for Eurasian Energy Daniel Stein.

Ilham Aliyev receives delegation of French entrepreneurs

19.11.2009 13:03 GMT

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Azerbaijan`s President Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation of MEDEF, Movement of the French Enterprises.

Military expert: "Military doctrine will meet modern requirements"

18.11.2009 21:19 GMT

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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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Germany is not to extend its mission to Afghanistan involving AWACS radar-equipped surveillance aircraft, as permission to fly has not been received from Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan.

Azeri ruling party confident of local election victory

18.11.2009 20:39 GMT

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The ruling New Azerbaijan Party (YAP) will gain victory in the municipal elections on 23 December, YAP chief executive Ali Ahmadov said on Wednesday.

Council of Europe appoints new co-rapporteur on Azerbaijan

18.11.2009 19:12 GMT

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The Council of Europe, which unites European countries in promoting democracy and human rights, has appointed Maltese parliamentarian Joseph Debono Grech the new co-rapporteur on Azerbaijan.

Azeri activist's father to exhaust legal channels

18.11.2009 19:03 GMT

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Hikmet Hajizade, father of imprisoned youth activist Adnan Hajizade and Azerbaijan's former ambassador to Russia, has said he will seek his son's release in line with the law.

Political scientist Rashad Rzakuliev comments on court verdict on Emin Milli and Adnan Hajizade

18.11.2009 18:57 GMT

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Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic-speaking Countries to open office in Baku

18.11.2009 18:52 GMT

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Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic-speaking Countries (TurkPA) will have its office at the newly-constructed building of Milli Majlis, the Azerbaijani parliament, TurkPA Secretary General Ramil Hasanov told.

Azerbaijan making progress in fight against corruption - presidential official

18.11.2009 18:38 GMT

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Interview with Fuad Alasgarov, head of the Azerbaijani presidential administration's department for work with law-enforcement agencies and a member of the Commission to Combat Corruption.

Minister of Agriculture holds meetings within the framework of world food safety summit

18.11.2009 18:07 GMT

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Minister of Agriculture Ismet Abbasov held a number of meetings within the framework of the summit on the world food safety, official mass media reports with reference to Azerbaijan’s embassy in Italy.

Foreign secretary asked about Britain's interest in Caucasus

18.11.2009 17:45 GMT

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Azerbaijani MP Zahid Oruj asked Foreign Secretary David Miliband about British foreign policy in the Caucasus during the NATO Parliamentary Assembly session in Edinburgh.

Turkey wants to change Karabakh status quo

18.11.2009 14:40 GMT

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Turkey will do its utmost to resolve the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh, Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has said.

Armenians violate ceasefire again

18.11.2009 14:24 GMT

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Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijani land will be liberated

18.11.2009 14:19 GMT

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Azerbaijan is hopeful of success in talks to resolve the Karabakh conflict, although Armenia is using delaying tactics, President Ilham Aliyev has said.

Azeri diaspora in Russia to hold congress

18.11.2009 13:59 GMT

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News.Az interviews Eldar Guliyev, chief executive of the All-Russian Congress of Azerbaijanis.

Web-cameras to be installed in local constituencies

18.11.2009 13:33 GMT

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Web-cameras will be installed in a number of polling stations during the municipal elections in Azerbaijan on December 23, 2009.

Azerbaijan’s consulate general to open in Batumi

18.11.2009 13:22 GMT

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Azeri President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree to establish a general consulate in Georgia’s Batumi.

Azerbaijan jumps up in Transparency International’s ranking

18.11.2009 13:18 GMT

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Corruption level in Azerbaijan has dropped this year from 1.9 to 2.3 points over 2008, reports Transparency International’s website.

Baku opposes unsanctioned visits to Karabakh

18.11.2009 13:11 GMT

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Any foreigner who visits the occupied territories without the permission of Baku is considered persona non grata, Foreign Ministry spokesman Elkhan Polukhov has said.

Azerbaijani FM receives Director of IAEA Executive Committee

18.11.2009 13:10 GMT

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Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov received Director of Executive Committee of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), ambassador Richard Jones, the ministry’s press service told.

Turkey, Armenia discuss Karabakh - Russian Foreign Ministry

18.11.2009 13:07 GMT

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Moscow thinks that the Karabakh conflict has come up in talks between Ankara and Yerevan on normalizing bilateral relations, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman Andrey Nesterenko said on Tuesday.

Russia seeks end to Karabakh conflict - Foreign Ministry

18.11.2009 13:04 GMT

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Russia is doing its utmost to bring about a settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Foreign Ministry spokesman Andrey Nesterenko said on Tuesday.

Azerbaijan distributes Nagorno-Karabakh related document in UN

18.11.2009 13:03 GMT

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Azerbaijan has distributed another document in the United Nations relating to Armenia`s military aggression against it.

Flag Day becomes a holiday in Azerbaijan

18.11.2009 12:58 GMT

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has instructed that 9 November be designated a public holiday, State Flag Day.

Azeri youth activists to appeal against sentence

17.11.2009 22:24 GMT

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Human rights activist Erkin Gadirli comments to News.Az on the sentence of young activists Emin Milli and Adnan Hajizade.

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