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Putin: Russia will continue spending enough on defence not to be killed / Russia - Thu, 14/12/2017 - 11:52
On December 14, President Putin holds his annual Q&A session with Russian and foreign journalists. This conference is considered to be the beginning of his presidential campaign
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Turkey to shift large part of its current trade with CIS to BTK

News.Az - Fri, 08/12/2017 - 12:11
After commissioning the line is expected to handle 1 million passengers and 6.5 million tonnes of cargo.
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EU-funded Twinning Project of Support to Azerbaijan's State Maritime Administration completed

News.Az - Fri, 08/12/2017 - 11:09
The closing Event of the Twinning Project “Support to the State Maritime Administration to Improve Liability in Maritime Transport in the Republic of Azerbaijan” was held on 8 December 2017.
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Ambassador: Azerbaijan's territorial integrity must be restored

News.Az - Fri, 08/12/2017 - 11:01
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev received the credentials of the new Ambassador of the Republic of Sudan in our country, Abbas Mustafa Ahmad Abdullah.
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Ecological situation is in danger in Karabakh - Deputy Minister

News.Az - Fri, 08/12/2017 - 09:34
The ecological situation in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan and in the South Caucasus is in danger, Firdovsi Aliyev, Deputy Minister of Ecology and. Natural Resources of the Republic of Azerbaijan told at the third UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya, reports.
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Azerbaijan's Defense Minister visits Military Publishing House, film studio of Azerbaijan Ordusu newspaper

News.Az - Fri, 08/12/2017 - 08:44
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.
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Los Angeles faith leaders commend Azerbaijan's multiculturalism

News.Az - Fri, 08/12/2017 - 08:26
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.
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Turkey: Arrest warrants out for 56 FETO terror suspects

News.Az - Fri, 08/12/2017 - 07:51
Police conduct simultaneous raids in 19 provinces across Turkey.
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Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov meets with his Finnish counterpart Timo Soini

News.Az - Fri, 08/12/2017 - 07:29
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.
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Armenians violate ceasefire 142 times throughout the day

News.Az - Fri, 08/12/2017 - 06:55
Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 142 times throughout the day, using large-caliber machine guns.
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Lavrov and Tillerson discuss Syria, Ukraine and North Korea

News.Az - Fri, 08/12/2017 - 06:28
Issues related to the situation in Syria, Ukraine and North Korea, and around Russian media and diplomats in the United States were in focus of a meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Thursday.
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Azerbaijan's FM meets Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade

News.Az - Fri, 08/12/2017 - 06:14
Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov meets with Hungarian Foreign Affairs and Trade Minister Péter Szijjártó.
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Israel strikes Gaza Strip after rockets fired at Israel

News.Az - Thu, 07/12/2017 - 20:42
The Israeli military said on Thursday that an aircraft and a tank had targeted two posts belonging to militants in the Gaza Strip after three rockets were launched at Israel, Reuters reports.
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Three school buses crash in Kentucky injuring 41 students

News.Az - Thu, 07/12/2017 - 20:24
Officials say 41 students in Kentucky have been injured in a crash involving three school buses, ABC News reports.
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Saudi Prince revealed as buyer of Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Salvator Mundi’

News.Az - Thu, 07/12/2017 - 19:21
The buyer of Leonardo da Vinci’s painting Salvator Mundi (ca. 1500), which as of last month is the most expensive artwork ever sold, is the Saudi prince Bader bin Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Farhan al-Saud, according to ARTnews.
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Elmar Mammadyarov: “Certain forces in the region are not interested in changing status-quo”

News.Az - Thu, 07/12/2017 - 18:42
“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.
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Russia on the eve of another Crimea referendum / Russia - Thu, 07/12/2017 - 18:15
Have you ever noticed how Putin listens to speakers at various levels, such as State Council meetings, congresses and press conferences?
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Azerbaijan reveals dates of Novruz, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha in 2018

News.Az - Thu, 07/12/2017 - 17:19
Azerbaijan’s Cabinet of Ministers has made a decision regarding the Novruz, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha holidays in 2018, the government’s press service reported.
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Rome mayor informed of Azerbaijan`s achievements over the past years

News.Az - Thu, 07/12/2017 - 17:08
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.
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Another quake in Azerbaijan

News.Az - Thu, 07/12/2017 - 17:03
An earthquake occurred in Azerbaijan’s Sharur district, the Republican Seismic Survey Center of the National Academy of Sciences reported Dec. 7.
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