Turkish Minister: Ankara wants to remove barriers in Turkish-Russian trade

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Azeri ambassador to Turkey: Haven't you ever quarrelled with your brothers?

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Retired Turkish generals and politicans call on parliament not to ratify Armenia protocols

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Israel: Turkey is a partner in restoring regional stability and peace

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Finance minister says Turkey can continue without IMF

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Azerbaijan, Turkey officials send messages of brotherhood

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Turkey to transport Kazakh oil and gas

23.10.2009 13:08 GMT

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Armenian opposition: President wants Armenian-Turkish process to distract attention from domestic problems

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Armenian Foreign Ministry: Karabakh settlement has never been discussed with Turkey

22.10.2009 19:32 GMT

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Ahmet Davutoghlu: The tape featuring Azerbaijani flag thrown into a garbage bin is a provocation!

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Arman Kirakosyan: Armenia continues constructive and positive negotiations with Azerbaijan

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Armenia continues constructive and positive negotiations with Azerbaijan, says Armenian deputy foreign minister Arman Kirakosyan.

Turkish president: Phone conversation with Azeri leader confirmed mutual reliance

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"Azerbaijan is our brother. We and Azerbaijan are one nation and always show our solidarity everywhere," Turkish President Abdullah Gul has said in Ankara.

Prime minister: These are historic times for Turkey

22.10.2009 18:47 GMT

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Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is visiting Turkey's eastern provinces of Erzurum and Agri.

Yerevan says no meeting planned between Armenian, Turkish ministers in Baku

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Shevket Shaydullin: South Caucasus Railway is ready for opening of the Armenian-Turkish border

22.10.2009 18:00 GMT

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