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Ceasefire violated on front line again

19.11.2009 14:24 GMT

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World Cup misery for Russia in Slovenia

19.11.2009 14:19 GMT

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NATO Secretary General meets with Georgian delegation

19.11.2009 14:03 GMT

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

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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.

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EU backs Russia's WTO accession bid

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Russia continues to modernize its nuclear triad

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Russia's Strategic Missile Forces (SMF), the land-based component of the nuclear triad, will put on combat duty a second regiment equipped with Topol-M mobile missile systems by the end of 2009.

Tymoshenko says gas not on agenda for Putin meeting

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Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko said natural gas supplies would not be on the agenda of her meeting with Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin later this week.

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Russia hopes a new cooperation agreement with the European Union will be finalized soon, President Dmitry Medvedev said on Wednesday.

Russia pledges 25% greenhouse gas emissions cut by 2020

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Russia aims to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions to 25% below the 1990 level by 2020, President Dmitry Medvedev told an EU-Russia summit on Thursday.

Russia dismisses NATO concerns over military drills with Belarus

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Turkey cannot become the fourth co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group - Armenian FM

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Turkey cannot become the fourth co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, this is ruled out, Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian said in parliament, Wednesday.

Richard Morningstar called Turkey and Azerbaijan to reach an agreement over gas and transportation prices

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Now the talks are held over one issue only – the issue of the Nagorno-Karabakh status - Nalbandian

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

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Armenian Parliament discusses 2010 draft budget

18.11.2009 21:33 GMT

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Armenian Parliament commenced debates on FY 2010 draft budget.

Separatist Nagorno Karabakh’s Premier holds several meetings in New York

18.11.2009 21:12 GMT

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Council of Europe rapporteurs call for release of Georgian teenagers

18.11.2009 21:01 GMT

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The co-rapporteurs of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE)have called on Georgia's breakaway republic of South Ossetia to release four Georgian teenagers.

FBI Chief is in Ankara

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Tight security measures have been taken upon Robert Mueller's arrival in Ankara.

UN nuclear agency denies secret talks with Iran

18.11.2009 20:11 GMT

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The United Nations nuclear watchdog, the IAEA, has rejected a newspaper report that IAEA and Iranian officials held secret negotiations on a nuclear deal.

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Azerbaijani cameraman awarded at international festival in Tbilisi

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Tehran wants uranium swap inside Iran - foreign minister

18.11.2009 19:43 GMT

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Tehran is positive about the UN-backed deal on nuclear fuel, but wants the fuel swap to take place inside Iran, Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki has said.

Turkish Bosporus strait closed

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Turkey's Bosporus Strait has been closed to tanker traffic due to poor visibility caused by dense fog, an official from the Turkish Coastal Safety Agency said on Wednesday.

Rakia free industrial zone presented in Georgia

18.11.2009 19:26 GMT

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A presentation of the Rakia Georgia Free Industrial Zone based in the Georgia`s Poti seaport has been held.

Armenian Labor Minister applies for resignation

18.11.2009 19:01 GMT

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Armenian Minister of Labor and Social Affairs Gevork Petrosyan has applied for resignation.

ANCA launches second week of “Countdown to Erdogan”

18.11.2009 18:58 GMT

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Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) completed the first week of the action in the frames of month campaign called “Countdown to Erdogan”.

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