Azerbaijan strongly condemns London terror attack

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US ambassador to Azerbaijan: Trump planning to make changes in foreign policy

26.01.2017 19:59 GMT

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Newly elected President of the United States Donald Trump is planning to make changes in foreign policy, US Ambassador to Azerbaijan Robert Cekuta said when asked what changes the new president would make in US foreign policy towards Azerbaijan, APA reported.

Communiqué adopted after Baku meeting on Caspian Sea legal status

26.01.2017 19:31 GMT

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A communiqué was adopted after the meeting of Ad Hoc working group, tasked to develop a draft convention on the Caspian Sea’s legal status, the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told APA.

Turkish Prime Minister to visit Azerbaijan

26.01.2017 10:15 GMT

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Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım will visit Azerbaijan.

PUOICM supports initiative of Azerbaijan

26.01.2017 00:24 GMT

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The Parliamentary Union of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation’s Member States (PUOICM) held meetings of the permanent specialized committees in Bamako, Mali.

Order of Labor established in Azerbaijan

25.01.2017 23:16 GMT

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President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree on establishment of the Order of Labor, Oxu.Az reports.

Baku Armenians return to Azerbaijan: Lida Balasanyan arrived in Baku too

25.01.2017 22:51 GMT

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The dream of many of the Baku Armenians living outside of Azerbaijan, especially in Armenia, is starting to come true: they are returning to the city, which they left more than 20 years ago.

47 tank shells found in Azerbaijani district

25.01.2017 19:10 GMT

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A large number of unexploded ordinances (UXO) have been discovered in Azerbaijan’s Agstafa district, Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA) told APA.

Russia says Caspian states ‘very close’ to agree on draft convention

25.01.2017 16:36 GMT

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"We are working hard towards signing the draft convention in the next Caspian summit to be held in Astana."

Blogger Lapshin appeals against decision on his extradition to Azerbaijan

25.01.2017 14:33 GMT

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The Minsk City Court received an appeal filed by Lapshin against the decision of the Prosecutor General`s Office.

Mexican parliamentary delegation to visit Azerbaijan

25.01.2017 14:16 GMT

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A Mexican parliamentary delegation will visit Azerbaijan in the first half of this year, Mexican ambassador to Azerbaijan Juan Rodrigo Labardini Flores told AzVision.az on Jan. 25.

Baku hosting meeting of working group on Caspian Sea legal status

25.01.2017 10:41 GMT

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The 48th meeting of the Ad Hoc working group on the Caspian Sea’s legal status kicked off on January 25 in Baku.

Bill on international crimes including Khojaly genocide to be publicly discussed

24.01.2017 23:15 GMT

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"The Armenian leadership is responsible for dramatic events, which took place in Khojaly."

Interior Minister sends colonel and general into retirement

24.01.2017 20:30 GMT

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Two senior officials of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) have been sent into retirement.

Azerbaijan increases manufacture of defense products

24.01.2017 16:45 GMT

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In 2016, eighty six percent of the products manufactured by enterprises of Azerbaijan’s Defense Industry Ministry made defense and special-purpose products, and fourteen percent was civil products.

Russian State Duma committees to hold joint meetings in Azerbaijan in 2017

24.01.2017 14:45 GMT

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Committees of the Russian State Duma will hold joint meetings in Azerbaijan this year, informs Izvestiya newspaper, APA’s Moscow correspondent reported.

Law on status of internal troops drafted

24.01.2017 14:17 GMT

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The laws on “Status of military servicemen and “Status of internal troops” have been drafted again and included into the action plan of the Azerbaijani parliament’s spring session for 2017.

Azerbaijani Foreign Minister leaves for Russia

24.01.2017 11:11 GMT

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Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has left for a working visit to Moscow on the initiative of the Russian side.

US congressman made a statement on 27th anniversary of January 20 tragedy

24.01.2017 10:02 GMT

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Co-Chair of the US Congress Working Group on Azerbaijan Steve Cohen made a statement on the occasion of the 27th anniversary of January 20 tragedy.

Azerbaijan parliament appeals to int’l organization for return of soldier’s body

23.01.2017 22:28 GMT

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Azerbaijani Parliament’s Committee for Human Rights sent a statement to international organizations with regard to returning the body of the soldier killed in an Armenian provocation on Dec. 29, 2016 at the Azerbaijan-Armenia border.

Baku to host forum on co-op with Gulf Cooperation Council

23.01.2017 20:20 GMT

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Baku will host a forum devoted to the strategic and economic cooperation between Azerbaijan and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in the first half of 2017, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told Trend.

Indonesian news portal highlights 20 January tragedy

23.01.2017 20:04 GMT

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The Indonesia-based Kompasiana news portal has published an article on the 20 January tragedy, AzerTag reports.

Witness refutes victim’s testimony in Akif Chovdrov’s trial

23.01.2017 19:09 GMT

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Baku’s Sabunchu district court on Monday resumed the trial in the criminal case involving Major General Akif Chovdarov, former head of the main energy and transport security directorate under the liquidated Ministry of National Security (MNS) of Azerbaijan, and other people arrested alongside him.

FM: Azerbaijan interested in finding joint solutions to global problems

23.01.2017 19:07 GMT

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Azerbaijan, as a country affected by humanitarian disaster, is interested in finding joint solutions to global problems, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said in an interview with the French magazine La lettre Diplomatique.

Pedro Agramunt re-elected PACE president

23.01.2017 15:34 GMT

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Pedro Agramunt has been re-elected president of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).

Defence Ministry’s website redesgined

21.01.2017 22:21 GMT

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Website of the Defence Ministry of Azerbaijan has been redesigned.

French writer: Hunger, poverty prevail in Armenia

20.01.2017 19:50 GMT

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Hunger and poverty prevail today in Armenia, famous French writer Gérard Cardonne, who is on a visit to Azerbaijan, said.

Mikhail Gorbachev avoided investigation: Azerbaijani deputy prosecutor general

20.01.2017 19:13 GMT

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Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, in contravention of articles № 119 and 71 of the constitutions of the USSR and Azerbaijan respectively, signed a decree declaring a state of emergency in Baku and deploying troops to the city, Rustam Usubov, First Deputy Prosecutor General of Azerbaijan, told reporters on Friday, APA reported.

Caspian Sea legal status to be discussed in Baku

20.01.2017 12:38 GMT

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The agenda of the working group includes continuation of discussions on the still uncoordinated issues regarding the draft convention, Khalafov said.

Azerbaijani NGOs send letter to PACE president

19.01.2017 20:20 GMT

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Azerbaijani non-governmental organizations have sent a letter to PACE President Pedro Agramunt.

PACE co-rapporteurs make statement following their visit to Azerbaijan

19.01.2017 16:59 GMT

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After their fact-finding visit to Baku from 12 to 14 January 2017, the co-rapporteurs for the monitoring of Azerbaijan by the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), Stefan Schennach (Austria, SOC) and Cezar Florin Preda (Romania, EPP/CD), has made a statement.

Azerbaijani MPs complains about state agencies

19.01.2017 11:39 GMT

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Azerbaijani MPs Yevda Abramov and Tahir Karimi made complaints about some state agencies and ministries.

Azerbaijan, Malaysia explore ways of developing cooperation

18.01.2017 23:23 GMT

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Azerbaijani Minister of Foreign Affairs Elmar Mammadyarov has met with his Malaysian counterpart Dato Sri Anifah Aman on the sidelines of the OIC Emergency Ministerial Meeting held in Kuala Lumpur.

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