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2010 budget designed for social, investment and defense spheres - speaker

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Monitoring of Armenian-Azeri contact line passes off without incident

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Armenians violate ceasefire in several directions

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Azerbaijan opens first embassy in Latin America

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Azeri MPs meet Iranian counterparts

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Azerbaijan hopes to learn from Slovenia's EU experience

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Azerbaijan, Slovenia set up strategic partnership

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Polish envoy optimistic on bringing Azerbaijan closer to EU

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Aydin Mirzazade: Armenia will see its conditions worsening before winter without opening of borders with Turkey and Azerbaijan

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Armed conflict in South Caucasus unlikely in short term - US military expert

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Azeri leader pleased with Belarus ties

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Yeni Musavat newspaper changes its founder

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The oppositional Yeni Musavat newspaper has changed its founder.

Slovenian President officially welcomed in Azerbaijan

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Slovenian President Danilo Turk who is on an official visit in Azerbaijan has today been given an official welcome.

Azerbaijani president to pay official visit to Belarus

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev will pay an official visit to Belarus on November 12.

Azerbaijan represented in CIS Defense Ministers’ Council in Dushanbe

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Ceasefire violated on front line again

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