PACE committee OKs Azerbaijani MP’s report on ending trade in instruments of torture

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Iran’s Rouhani to visit Azerbaijan next year

12.12.2017 16:23 GMT

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is expected to pay an official visit to Azerbaijan in the first half of 2018.

Diplomatic rank conferred on four trade representatives of Azerbaijan

12.12.2017 15:57 GMT

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President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree on conferring a diplomatic rank of second class ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary.

Azerbaijan, Georgia to continue negotiations on delimitation early next year

12.12.2017 15:10 GMT

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The delimitation process between Azerbaijan and Georgia is not over yet, said Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minister Khalaf Khalafov.

ECHR: Armenian gov’t has to pay for damage to Azerbaijani IDPs

12.12.2017 15:03 GMT

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Leyla Aliyeva visits Heydar Aliyev's monument in Tbilisi - PHOTO

12.12.2017 14:18 GMT

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14 years have passed since the death of national leader of Azerbaijani people Heydar Aliyev.

Deputy FM: No single principle envisaged in dividing the Caspian bottom

12.12.2017 12:25 GMT

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"The coordinated draft convention provides for the division of the Caspian Sea bottom on the basis of bilateral agreements between the Caspian littoral states."

If the US does not act, the Caucasus will be under Russian control

12.12.2017 10:32 GMT

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News.Az reprints from The Hill the article titled 'If the US does not act, the Caucasus will be under Russian control' by Stephen Blank.

Azerbaijani President visits Heydar Aliyev’s grave

12.12.2017 10:17 GMT

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President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev visited the grave of former president Heydar Aliyev in the Alley of Honor.

Azerbaijan commemorates 14th anniversary of Heydar Aliyev’s death

12.12.2017 00:02 GMT

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Today, Azerbaijan commemorates the 14th anniversary of the death of national leader Heydar Aliyev.

NASA's female astronaut visited the Azerbaijan Armed Forces Military College

11.12.2017 20:00 GMT

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Visiting Baku with the support of the US Embassy, the NASA female astronaut, Space Shuttle crew member, Captain 1st Rank Heidemarie Martha Stefanyshyn-Piper visited the Military College of the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan.

Foreign diplomats hail work done in Azerbaijan to improve IDPs’ living conditions – Hikmat Hajiyev

11.12.2017 16:14 GMT

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Foreign diplomats, who visited Tartar district on Monday, hailed the work done by the Azerbaijani government to improve the living conditions of IDPs, said Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesperson for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry, APA’s Karabakh bureau reported.

President: Azerbaijan-Russia interparliamentary cooperation should be broadened

11.12.2017 12:55 GMT

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Azerbaijani MPs to take part in CIS forum in Moscow

09.12.2017 16:54 GMT

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Azerbaijani MPs Nagif Gamzayev and Parvin Karimzade will take part in the 12th Forum of Creative and Scientific Intelligentsia of the CIS member states in Moscow, the Azerbaijani Parliament told Trend Dec. 9.

Erdogan invites Ilham Aliyev to attend OIC summit on Jerusalem issue

09.12.2017 14:29 GMT

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President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan made a phone call to President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on December 9, the Azerbaijani presidential press service reported.

National leader Heydar Aliyev commemorated in Chief Office of ministry’s Interior Troops

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Independent Azerbaijan went through hard times and became an influential state in the world due to the sagacious policy of Heydar Aliyev.

Azerbaijan appoints new ambassador to Croatia

08.12.2017 18:53 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on appointment of Fakhraddin Gurbanov as the country’s ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to Croatia, APA reported.

Twitter account of Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry leading in the South Caucasus

08.12.2017 16:55 GMT

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Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry's digital diplomacy activity ranks 47th among the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of 190 countries in the global digital diplomacy ranking.

Azerbaijan's Defense Minister visits Military Publishing House, film studio of Azerbaijan Ordusu newspaper

08.12.2017 11:44 GMT

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The Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov and the leadership of the ministry have visited the Military Publishing House, the Studio of the documentary and educational films, as well as the editorial office of the newspaper "Azerbaijan Ordusu" on December 7.

Los Angeles faith leaders commend Azerbaijan's multiculturalism

08.12.2017 11:26 GMT

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U.S. premiere screening of the film "Under One Sun" - produced with support from Heydar Aliyev Foundation – was successfully held in Los Angeles.U.S.

Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov meets with his Finnish counterpart Timo Soini

08.12.2017 10:29 GMT

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Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Finland Timo Soini within the framework of the 24th meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council in Vienna.

Azerbaijan's FM meets Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade

08.12.2017 09:14 GMT

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Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov meets with Hungarian Foreign Affairs and Trade Minister Péter Szijjártó.

Elmar Mammadyarov: “Certain forces in the region are not interested in changing status-quo”

07.12.2017 21:42 GMT

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“It remains to be source of serious concern that certain forces in the region are not interested in taking necessary political steps to move beyond the unsustainable and unacceptable status-quo,” said Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov as he addressed the 24th OSCE Ministerial Council Meeting in Vienna, Austria, APA reports.

Rome mayor informed of Azerbaijan`s achievements over the past years

07.12.2017 20:08 GMT

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Azerbaijani MP, chairperson of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons Sahiba Gafarova has highlighted Azerbaijan`s accomplishments over the past years as she met with Rome`s mayor Virginia Raggi.

UK minister of state for trade to visit Azerbaijan

07.12.2017 16:58 GMT

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Baroness Rona Fairhead the UK Minister of State for Trade and Export Promotion, will pay a visit to Azerbaijan on December 14-15, 2017, the UK Embassy in Baku told APA.

Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov meets EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus

07.12.2017 16:51 GMT

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Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with the EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus, Toivo Klaar within the framework of the 24th OSCE Ministerial Council.

Azerbaijani public concerned over unfair attitude of certain circles in West - Novruz Mammadov

07.12.2017 15:26 GMT

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The public of Azerbaijan is extremely concerned about the unfair attitude demonstrated in the period of independence towards the country by certain circles in the West and in Europe.

Azerbaijan, Italy discuss issues of military-technical cooperation

07.12.2017 14:22 GMT

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Azerbaijan's Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Italy to Azerbaijan Augusto Massari on December 7.

Protocol of 10th meeting of Azerbaijan-Turkey High-Level Military Dialogue signed

07.12.2017 12:00 GMT

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The 10th meeting of the Azerbaijan-Turkey High-Level Military Dialogue held in Baku has ended.

Azerbaijan supports peaceful resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

07.12.2017 09:21 GMT

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"Azerbaijan supports peaceful resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict."

NATO Mobile Training Team is held training course in Baku

06.12.2017 17:31 GMT

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Mobile Training Team of Allied Joint Forces Command in Brunssum conducts a training course on the topic "Joint campaign and operational assessment".

Azerbaijan Defense Minister meets with Turkish General

06.12.2017 13:57 GMT

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On December 6, the Minister of Defense of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has met with the Сorps General Yavuz Türkgenci, Chief of the Main Directorate for Plans and Principles of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Turkey, who is visiting our country.

Azerbaijani, Armenian FMs to meet in Vienna today

06.12.2017 10:26 GMT

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Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov and Armenian Foreign Minister Eduard Nalbandyan will hold a meeting today in Vienna, APA reported.

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