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The First Deputy of Defence Minister – Chief of General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Najmaddin Sadikov departs for Washington, USA.

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Turkey has ratified a military agreement with Azerbaijan, the Turkish Resmi Gazete (Official newspaper) reported Oct. 21.

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Representatives from the Azerbaijani Central Election Commission (CEC) are in Georgia to observe local government elections.



The First Deputy of Defence Minister departs for USA
The First Deputy of Defence Minister – Chief of General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Najmaddin Sadikov departs for Washington, USA.

Turkey ratifies military agreement with Azerbaijan
Turkey has ratified a military agreement with Azerbaijan, the Turkish Resmi Gazete (Official newspaper) reported Oct. 21.

Azerbaijani CEC reps observe local elections in Georgia
Representatives from the Azerbaijani Central Election Commission (CEC) are in Georgia to observe local government elections.

Minister of Defense sets instructions to troops
Minister of Defence, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov held an official meeting at the Central Command Post of the Armed Forces on October 21.

Azerbaijan, Lithuania discuss prospects for developing interparliamentary ties
Speaker of the Azerbaijani parliament Ogtay Asadov has met with Deputy Chairperson of Lithuania`s Seimas Irena Šiaulienė to discuss prospects for developing interparliamentary ties between the two countries.

Azerbaijan’s resurrection of sovereignty
News.Az reprints from Newsblaze.com an article by Nurit Greenger dedicated to Azerbaijan's Independence Day.

Kubiv: Positivity in Kiev-Baku relations bothers some inside and outside of Ukraine
"Not everyone seems happy with positivity in Kiev-Baku,” Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Stepan Kubiv said Friday, APA reported.

Azerbaijani defense minister checks combat readiness of new anti-aircraft missiles
Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov and other senior officials attended the opening ceremony of a newly built military unit of the Air Defense Troops. The ministry officials checked the conditions created for military servicemen, the Defense Ministry said.

Azerbaijan, Mexico sign intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in education, science, youth, culture and sports
"There are great opportunities for fruitful cooperation in this area."

Council of Europe shows unfair attitude towards Azerbaijan - Speaker
"There are big European countries, where more than 1,000 decisions have not been fulfilled, and they do not even pay fines for non-compliance."

AZN 5M to be allocated to mark 100th anniversary of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic
AZN 5M is to be allocated to mark the 100th anniversary of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic.

Azerbaijan establishes new medal
A new medal "For Merits in Civil Aviation" was established in Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijani parliament holds plenary meeting
The next plenary meeting of the Azerbaijani Parliament has kicked off.

D-8 summit with participation of Ilham Aliyev and Erdogan kicks off in Istanbul
The D-8 summit has kicked off in Istanbul.

Azerbaijan’s Independence Day celebration hosted by the City of Torrance in California
On October 18, 2017 the City of Torrance of the Los Angeles County hosted a celebration of Azerbaijan’s 26th Independence Day.

Armenian provocation in the European Parliament prevented
The fourth "congress" of European Armenians was held in Brussels on October 18-19 with the organizational support of the Armenian Diaspora.

Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry: 'Armenian leadership had better read UN Security Council resolutions'
"It would be useful for the Armenian leadership to read the UN Security Council's resolutions on the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict," Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hikmet Hajiyev told APA in response to Armenian FM Edward Nalbandian's statement at the 4th Forum of Armenians of Europe that "Nagorno-Karabakh does not belong to Azerbaijan."

25 documents signed at Baku session of CIS Border Troops Commanders Council
The 78th session of the CIS Council of Commanders of Border Troops took place in Baku on Oct. 19.

Main articles of convention on Caspian Sea status agreed - Moscow
All the opportunities and conditions are arisen for the negotiations on the Caspian status to result in success.

Hikmat Hajiyev: Italy's Trentino-Alto Adige autonomous region could be successful model for Nagorno-Karabakh
"Azerbaijan is a 'natural partner' of the European Union and Italy."

Azerbaijani FM meets delegation of Gulf Cooperation Council
Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov received a delegation led by Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council Abdullatif Al-Zeidan

Italian Senate hosts Conference dedicated to anniversary of Azerbaijan-Italy cooperation
Italian Senate hosted a conference titled "25 years of cooperation between Azerbaijan and Italy: a path to strategic partnership".

Azerbaijani, Polish FMs hold joint press conference
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov and Foreign Minister of Poland Witold Waszczykowski have held a joint press conference.

Shaitdin Aliyev and Nizami Nadirov awarded Order "For Service to the Motherland"
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on awarding Shaitdin Sardar Aliyev the Order "For Service to the Motherland" of the second degree, APA reports.

Armenians attempt provocation at int’l festival in Sochi
During the 19th International Youth and Students Festival in the Russian city of Sochi, Armenians have attempted a provocation by handing out brochures depicting Azerbaijan’s Nagorno-Karabakh region as an Armenian land, APA’s Russia bureau reported.

Azerbaijan, Poland enjoy high-level political ties
Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met with Polish counterpart Witold Waszczykowski, who is in Baku on an official visit.

Luxembourgian delegation says the anti-Azerbaijani campaign 'unfair'
A delegation headed by former Luxembourgian MP Jacques-Yves Henckes, along with President of the Congress of European Azerbaijanis Sahil Gasimov, is on a visit to Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan introduces new type of penalty for negligent homicide
A new type of penalty will be used in Azerbaijan for negligent homicide.

Azerbaijan sees co-op with EU as one of its foreign policy priorities
Cooperation with the European Union is one of Azerbaijan's foreign policy priorities, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said on Wednesday.

Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister meets his Polish counterpart - UPDATED
Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Witold Waszczykowski, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland who visits Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijani, Polish FMs hold meeting in Baku
A one-on-one meeting between Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov and Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski kicked off in Baku.

Azerbaijan's Consul General: "Armenia has lost around half of its population"
On October 16, 2017 the Fullerton College of California hosted a lecture by Azerbaijan’s Consul General in Los Angeles Nasimi Aghayev.

Azerbaijan marks 26th independence anniversary
Azerbaijan today marks the State Independence Day, Trend reports.

Foreign military attachés visit Azerbaijani Air Force Base
The guests attended classes on the combat training of military personnel.

Cekuta: 'US is committed to strong, stable, prosperous, democratic, independent Azerbaijan'
"US assistance to Azerbaijan over the past 25 years exceed $1.3 billion."

Heads of Azerbaijani, Turkish, Georgian Armed Forces sign joint protocol
The parties thoroughly discussed the military and political situation in the region and regional security issues.

Heads of Azerbaijani, Turkish and Georgian Armed Forces hold meeting in Tbilisi
The meeting is focusing on the discussion of the current trilateral cooperation between the countries.