Vladimir Putin meets French far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in Moscow
Vladimir Putin has received Marine Le Pen in the Kremlin in a surprise move likely to reignite fears in Europe about Russian support for the European far right, The Guardian reported.
16:51 24 March
European Parliament bans Turkey's Daily Sabah
The president of the European Parliament has banned the distribution of Turkey's Daily Sabah at the parliament following a campaign by a Dutch MEP, APA reports quoting AA.
01:35 24 March
Azercell supports international event in Baku
Azercell Telecom LLC has supported one more international event to take place in Azerbaijan. The company was the sponsor of the 2nd University Session of European Youth Parliament held on March 16-19 in Baku.
14:59 20 March
Khojaly – a heartrending artistic inspiration – highlighted in Paris
In commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the Khojaly Massacre, the French office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) organised a visual art competition, open to anyone who felt inspired to participate, aimed at raising public awareness of this saddest episode in recent Azerbaijani history.
18:48 17 March
Exit poll gives Dutch PM Rutte big lead over far-right Wilders
The Netherlands' center-right Prime Minister Mark Rutte roundly saw off a challenge by anti-Islam, anti-EU Geert Wilders in an election on Wednesday, exit polls said, a huge relief to other EU governments facing a wave of nationalism, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:21 16 March
Azerbaijan interested in developing relations with PACE on basis of mutual respect
Azerbaijan is interested in developing relations with the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) on the basis of mutual respect, said Valeh Alasgarov, vice-speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament.
11:50 15 March
Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity cannot be negotiated
The territorial integrity of Azerbaijan cannot be a topic for negotiations, said Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev addressing a dinner party hosted by French President Francois Hollande in Paris.
10:40 15 March
German MPs adopt Declaration on Khojaly Massacre
A Group of MPs from German Bundestag including Uwe Feiler, Olav Gutting, Dr. Hans Michelbach, Dr. Philipp Muhrmann and Norbert Schindler adopted the declaration on 25th anniversary of the Khojaly Massacre.
11:04 14 March
UK Lower House rejects Upper House's Brexit bill amendments
One of the amendments would give UK lawmakers a "meaningful vote" on the final Brexit deal, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
03:15 14 March
Hungary's president re-elected for 5-year term
Hungary's president has been re-elected by lawmakers for a five-year term in the second round of voting in parliament, APA reported citing The Kansas City Star.
17:46 13 March
Azerbaijan says Netherlands’ actions against Turkey go beyond diplomatic ethics
The actions of the Netherlands against Turkey go beyond diplomatic ethics, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry spokesman Hikmet Hajiyev told APA on Sunday.
15:55 12 March
Azerbaijani MP stresses need to tighten bill on information security
Information security is an important issue, and there is a need to make the relevant bill even tougher, said Deputy Executive Secretary of the ruling New Azerbaijan Party, MP Siyavush Novruvoz.
13:41 10 March
European premiere of “Ali and Nino” held in Brussels
The European premiere of the film “Ali and Nino” has been held at the European Parliament.
11:23 09 March
UK government vows to reverse parliament's changes to Brexit bill
The British government will seek to overturn changes made by parliament's upper chamber on Tuesday to legislation that will give Prime Minister Theresa May the power to begin EU exit talks, Brexit minister David Davis said in a statement, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:16 07 March
The Armenian Connection: How a secret caucus of MPs and NGOs, since 2012, created a network within PACE to hide violations of international law - ANALYSIS
Claude Moniquet, president of ESISC - European Strategic Intelligence and Security Center, William Racimora, Vice CEO of ESISC, and Genovefa Etienne, Vice CEO of ESISC, have published an analytical article by entitled “The Armenian Connection: How a secret caucus of MPs and NGOs, since 2012, created a network within PACE to hide violations of international law”.
14:25 06 March
Poland names counter-candidate to Tusk as EU leader
Poland on Saturday proposed a counter-candidate to Donald Tusk as European Council head, saying the Polish incumbent has hurt his country's interests.
07:37 05 March
Libyan militias capture key oil ports and refinery
Militias have captured a string of key Libyan oil ports in the fight against eastern strongman Khalifa Haftar, sharply escalating the country’s civil war and throwing international peacemaking efforts into doubt, The Guardian reported.
15:44 04 March
Khojaly 25 years on – a moving musical remembrance in the Land of the Gods
The month of February is always filled with sorrow in Azerbaijan, and amongst those around the world who support the rule of law and the sanctity of human life. This is because, 25 years ago, that month saw the single worst atrocity of the Armenian–Azerbaijani conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh. The Khojaly massacre took the lives of 613 civilians. The death toll included 106 women, 63 children and 70 elderly people.
13:56 04 March
President Ilham Aliyev: "Armenia must comply with resolutions or face sanctions"
"The UN Security Council adopted four resolutions in connection with the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. These resolutions demand the unconditional and immediate withdrawal of Armenian armed forces from the occupied lands, said President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev at the 13th Summit of the Economic Cooperation Organization, APA reports.
23:18 01 March
EU lifts visa-requirements for Georgians
Georgian citizens will travel to the Schengen states visa-free in less than one month time, according to agenda.ge.
18:51 01 March