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25.07.2017 14:48 GMT

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The Russian Embassy in Baku will render the necessary assistance to Alexander Lapshin, a citizen of Russia and Israel sentenced in Azerbaijan, if he requests extradition, RIA Novosti cited Denis Apashkin, spokesman for the embassy, as saying July 25.

Press conference in connection with the international competition "Sea Cup - 2017" held in Baku

25.07.2017 13:36 GMT

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Azerbaijani servicemen, participating in the "International Army Games - 2017" depart for Moscow

24.07.2017 18:54 GMT

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"Sea Cup-2017" introductory briefing, Judicial Commission meeting held in Baku

24.07.2017 15:42 GMT

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Foreign Ministers of Azerbaijan, Hungary mull cooperation issues

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Iran and Kazakhstan’s warships arrived in Baku - PHOTOS

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Philippine president congratulates Ilham Aliyev

22.07.2017 14:04 GMT

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Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry spokesman gives interview to Chinese CCTV

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Meeting of Presidents of Russia and Azerbaijan held in Sochi

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Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister to pay official visit to Hungary

21.07.2017 15:58 GMT

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Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov received United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs Miroslav Jenča.

Azerbaijan maintains strong counterterrorism co-op with US – report

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Azerbaijan indicated its continued strong willingness to counter ISIS.

Azerbaijani FM meets outgoing Tajikistan ambassador

20.07.2017 14:23 GMT

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Brussels hosts Azerbaijan-EU talks on new association agreement

20.07.2017 09:22 GMT

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The sides held a fruitful exchange of views.

Armenia’s aggression against Azerbaijan highlighted in Saudi Arabian newspaper

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Ambassador Cekuta opens Kurdemir American Corner

19.07.2017 21:37 GMT

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Ambassador Cekuta opened the Kurdemir American Corner, located in Kurdemir’s Central Library.

Azerbaijan appoints new ambassador to China

19.07.2017 20:06 GMT

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President Ilham Aliyev signed an order appointing Akram Akif oglu Zeynalli as the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Azerbaijan to China.

Azerbaijani peacekeepers return from Afghanistan

19.07.2017 19:39 GMT

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According to the rotation plan, a group of 44 Azerbaijani military servicemen returned from Afghanistan to Baku.

Envoy: Czech Republic keen for co-op with GUAM countries

19.07.2017 19:22 GMT

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The Czech Republic is interested in cooperating with countries of the GUAM Organization for Democracy and Economic Development, particularly with Azerbaijan, Czech Ambassador to Azerbaijan Vitezslav Pivonka told a press conference in Baku July 19.

Malena Mard: EU supports territorial integrity of Azerbaijan

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Minister of Economy of Azerbaijan Shahin Mustafayev has with head of the EU mission in Azerbaijan Malena Mard.

Foreign Ministers of three countries ink declaration in Baku

19.07.2017 15:10 GMT

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The Foreign Ministers of Azerbaijan, Turkey and Turkmenistan Elmar Mammadyarov, Mevlut Cavusoglu and Rashid Mecedov have inked a declaration following their trilateral meeting in Baku.

Ashgabat to host fifth trilateral meeting of Azerbaijani, Turkmen, Turkish FMs

19.07.2017 14:25 GMT

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The fifth trilateral meeting of the foreign ministers of Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Turkey will take place in Turkmen capital, Ashgabat.

Azerbaijani FM meets his Turkish counterpart - PHOTO

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Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov has met with the Foreign Minister of Turkey, Mevlut Cavusoglu.

Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov meets his Turkmen counterpart

19.07.2017 10:56 GMT

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Turkmenistan FM Rashid Meredov is on a visit to Azerbaijan.

Meeting of Azerbaijani, Turkish, Turkmen FMs starts in Baku

19.07.2017 10:19 GMT

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Baku is hosting the meeting of the Foreign Ministers of Azerbaijan, Turkey and Turkmenistan.

International conference in Rome features discussions on Azerbaijan

18.07.2017 19:56 GMT

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Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan interested in expanding ties with Turkmenistan in all areas

18.07.2017 19:40 GMT

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