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Azerbaijani parliament to discuss bill on state fingerprinting and genome registration

19.02.2018 14:51 GMT

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A new bill on state fingerprinting and genome registration in Azerbaijan was tabled at today’s meeting of the parliament’s Committee on legal policy and state building, APA reports.

EU Special Representative for South Caucasus arrives in Azerbaijan

19.02.2018 10:11 GMT

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Toivo Klaar, the European Union Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the crisis in Georgia has arrived in Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister meets EU Commissioner

19.02.2018 09:25 GMT

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Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Johannes Hahn, the EU Commissioner on the sidelines of Munich Security Conference.

Azerbaijan, Hungary discuss prospects for developing relations

17.02.2018 15:14 GMT

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Azerbaijan's Deputy Prime Minister, Deputy-Chair and Executive Secretary of the New Azerbaijan Party Ali Ahmadov has met with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban in Budapest.

Azerbaijan, UK sign plan of military cooperation

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Real face of Armenians: ‘No’ to Azerbaijanis’ return to Yerevan, ‘yes’ to occupation of Agridag!

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Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov meets Italian counterpart

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Ilham Aliyev congratulates Libyan PM

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Ilham Aliyev decrees to extend compulsory health insurance coverage in Azerbaijan

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Azerbaijani FM attends rountable on energy security within Munich Security Conference

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Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov has attended a roundtable on energy security within Munich Security Conference.

Ruling New Azerbaijan Party begins signature campaign

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The New Azerbaijan Party (NAP) has launched a signature campaign for the support of the candidacy of Ilham Aliyev, nominated by the NAP for the presidential election.

Azerbaijan invites EU to observe upcoming presidential election

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Azerbaijan has invited the European Union to observe the upcoming presidential election in the country, Head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan, Ambassador Kestutis Jankauskas said on Friday, APA reports.

54th Munich Security Conference kicks off

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The 54th Munich Security Conference kicks off today, APA reports.

Important issues will be discussed at 17th OSCE winter session - Azay Guliyev

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Important issues will be discussed at the 17th Winter session of OSCE, OSCE PA Vice-President Azay Guliyev told AzerTag.

President Aliyev expands powers of State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed a decree Feb. 15 amending the Regulations on the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations.

Ramiz Rzayev reappointed chairman of Azerbaijan's Supreme Court

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to reappoint Ramiz Rzayev as chairman of the country's Supreme Court, APA reported.

Albanian President to visit Azerbaijan

15.02.2018 11:56 GMT

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Albanian President Ilir Meta will attend the 6th Global Baku Forum on March 15-18, supported by the State Committee for Work with the Diaspora and organized by Nizami Ganjavi International Center.

Caspian littoral states summit to be held in second half of 2018

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The next summit of heads of states of the Caspian littoral states will be held in the second half of 2018.

Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov to pay a working visit to Germany

15.02.2018 10:30 GMT

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Veterans to vote for Ilham Aliyev - for sustainable development, stability of Azerbaijan

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The Organization of Veterans of War, Labor and Armed Forces held a general meeting in Baku on Feb.14 dedicated to the presidential election scheduled for April 11.

Azerbaijani NGOs adopt appeal over presidential election

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A republican conference of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) was held in Baku on Feb.14.

Ali Hasanov: Legal proceedings to be initiated against organizers, executors of anti-Azerbaijani campaign

14.02.2018 15:56 GMT

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Legal proceedings will be initiated against organizers and executors of anti-Azerbaijan campaign, Azerbaijani President's Assistant for Public and Political Affairs Ali Hasanov told APA.

U.K. PM's trade envoy to visit Azerbaijan

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The U.K. Prime Minister's Trade Envoy to Azerbaijan Baroness Nicholson will pay a visit to Baku.

President Aliyev: Azerbaijan has good opportunities to further boost regional importance

13.02.2018 22:45 GMT

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Ensuring security in Azerbaijan, environment of friendship and multiculturalism create good opportunities for further increasing the country’s importance in the region, President Ilham Aliyev said Feb. 13 at a meeting with a delegation led by Wolfgang Buechele, chairman of Germany’s Committee on Eastern European Economic Relations.

Azerbaijan invites PACE to observe presidential election

13.02.2018 19:56 GMT

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The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has received the invitation of Azerbaijan for the observation of the presidential election, the PACE told APA.

Azerbaijani brand “Asan service” presented at 6th World Government Summit in Dubai

12.02.2018 21:01 GMT

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NATO training course is conducted in Baku

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First VP Mehriban Aliyeva: Azerbaijani people highly appreciate atmosphere of tolerance, peace

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Representatives of the Azerbaijan Army take part in international events

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Azerbaijani FM receives Vatican Secretary of Relations with States

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