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President Ilham Aliyev congratulated Lebanese President

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Azerbaijani, Armenian presidents agree to continue negotiations on Karabakh

23.11.2009 13:16 GMT

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Azerbaijani president leaves for Munich to meet Armenian counterpart

21.11.2009 21:04 GMT

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Azerbaijani delegation off to Black Sea assembly session in Moscow

21.11.2009 16:54 GMT

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Turkey makes recommendations on Karabakh to OSCE Minsk Group

21.11.2009 16:38 GMT

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President Aliyev says Munich meeting decisive

21.11.2009 16:34 GMT

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Azeri MP: Armenia misleads world community

21.11.2009 16:28 GMT

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Turkish scientist says Armenians are creating false facts

21.11.2009 15:55 GMT

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Armenians violate ceasefire again

21.11.2009 15:12 GMT

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Armenian armed forces violated the ceasefire along the contact line with Azerbaijani forces on six separate occasions during the day on 20 November and overnight to the 21st, the Azerbaijani Defence Ministry reported.

Armenian, Azerbaijani ministers yet to agree on meeting

21.11.2009 14:33 GMT

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The foreign ministers of Azerbaijan and Armenia have not yet agreed on holding a meeting, Armenian Foreign Minister Eduard Nalbandyan has said.

Turkey hopes progress on Karabakh will allow progress on Armenia

21.11.2009 13:51 GMT

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Azerbaijani leader congratulates new EU president

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Council of Europe monitoring to go on till Baku meets all commitments

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Armenia "must withdraw" from occupied areas before Turkish border opens

20.11.2009 20:52 GMT

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Steps to normalize Armenian-Turkish relations should be taken only after Armenia has withdrawn from at least five of the seven occupied Azerbaijani districts, regional expert Vladimir Socor said on Friday.

President visits western Azerbaijan

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev visited Goranboy District on Friday, opening a number of facilities there.

Relatively speaking Azerbaijan is less important for Turkey: Ariel Cohen

20.11.2009 20:23 GMT

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Terms of parliament hearing on alternative service draft law annonced

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If the liberation of occupied Azerbaijani lands by the military way is obscured, then, undoubtedly, draft law on alternative service will be put to vote at the parliament: Safa Mirzayev.

Parliament holds enlarged session on children’s rights

20.11.2009 20:01 GMT

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An enlarged session dedicated to the 20th anniversary of UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) started in Milli Majlis.

State of Karabakh conflict shows crisis of world diplomacy – Novruz Mammadov

20.11.2009 20:00 GMT

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International organizations ill-informed on Azeri activists' case - speaker

20.11.2009 18:57 GMT

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International organizations should have studied the case of youth activists Emin Milli and Adnan Hajizade in detail before making statements about them, Azerbaijan's parliament speaker Oqtay Asadov has said.

Kazakhstan keen for role in Karabakh settlement

20.11.2009 18:49 GMT

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Kazakhstan is ready to host negotiations on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Deputy Foreign Minister Konstantin Zhigalov has said.

Opening Turkey-Armenia border "to promote Karabakh conflict"

20.11.2009 17:01 GMT

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South Caucasus security conference in Baku - PHOTOS

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Ago Monitoring Group to visit Azerbaijan

20.11.2009 16:26 GMT

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Security in South Caucasus under discussion in Baku

20.11.2009 16:17 GMT

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The Azerbaijani presidential Centre for Strategic Studies is holding a conference "Obstacles to security in the South Caucasus: realities and prospects of regional cooperation" jointly with Britain's International Institute for Strategic Studies.

Ambassador: Azerbaijan is a friendly country to Lebanon

20.11.2009 16:16 GMT

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"Lebanon has good relations with both Azerbaijan and Armenia. We support Russian efforts for the solution of confrontations between the two countries close to us", Lebanese ambassador to Russia Assem Jaber told.

Azeri official says Karabakh settlement meets Europe’s interests

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