Frank-Walter Steinmeier sends congratulatory letter to Azerbaijani president
“Dear Mr President, I extend my sincere congratulations to you and the people of Azerbaijan on the occasion of your national holiday – Republic Day”, Frank-Walter Steinmeier told the Azerbaijani president in his congratulatory letter.
19:08 23 May
Azerbaijani FM briefs European Parliament delegation on settlement process of Karabakh conflict
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov received a delegation led by David McAllister, chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the European Parliament on May 22.
18:05 22 May
Turkish president: "Turkey to take part in new balance of power"
The Turkish president said Turkey was actively taking part in the new balance of power of a changing world, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
22:03 18 May
EU, Ukraine sign visa liberalization agreement
The EU and Ukraine signed a visa liberalization agreement on Wednesday, allowing Ukrainian citizens visa-free travel to the bloc for short stays, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
22:24 17 May
European Parliament signs visa liberalization for Ukraine
An official ceremony has taken place in the European Parliament to sign a legislative act under which a visa-free regime with the European Union will be introduced for citizens of Ukraine, APA reported citing UNIAN.
17:21 17 May
Georgia expresses concern over EU representative’s visit to South Ossetia
Official Tbilisi has expressed concern over Tuesday’s incident in de facto South Ossetia (Tskhinvali) when the European Union Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the Crisis in Georgia and the co-Chair of Geneva International Talks, Herbert Salber congratulated the so-called president Anatoly Bibilov on winning the ‘presidential elections’ held in April, Georgia Today reported.
16:55 17 May
Merkel, new French President Macron agree to 'work closely together'
The German leader added that Berlin and Paris also agreed to develop a joint "road map" on the mid-term prospects for the European Union, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
02:41 16 May
Turkish PM: EU 'has become a very bureaucratic state'
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has said slow decisions and bureaucracy are among the chief problems plaguing the European Union, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
00:38 16 May
Mexico says called Trump's bluff when he eyed NAFTA exit
Mexico said on Thursday it had called U.S. President Donald Trump's bluff over his suggestion he only decided to stay in the North American Free Trade Agreement as a favor to the leaders of Mexico and Canada after they asked him to renegotiate the deal, APA reports quoting Reuters.
08:03 12 May
Majority of EU citizens consider Bloc's actions on migration 'inadequate'
The majority of the European Union’s nationals — 58 percent — think that the bloc is mismanaging the migration crisis in Europe, while most of the citizens believe that Brussels could improve its approach to handling the issue, the European Parliament said Thursday, citing a Eurobarometer poll, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
22:33 11 May
EU Council of Ministers decides on visa-free regime for Ukraine
“The EU Council of Ministers has just adopted a final decision to grant us, Ukrainian citizens, the right to visa-free travel.
13:49 11 May
TAP construction suspended in Albania for one month
During works for clearing the pipeline’s route, TAP uncovered the remains of an ancient settlement near the Turan village in Korce, Albania.
13:28 10 May
Ilham Aliyev: Armenia's occupation policy is attack not only on Azerbaijan, but also on historical and cultural heritage of Islam
Today, the Islamic world faces serious challenges and many problems awaiting their solution, Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev said in an article titled “Strengthening of Islamic Solidarity is a Challenge of Time,” which was published by OIC Journal, the official publication of the Organization of Islamic Conference.
11:28 10 May
EU to continue supporting UN-led political process on Syria - Mogherini
The European Union will continue its support for the UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura and the UN-led political process on Syria, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini told the UN Security Council on Tuesday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
20:55 09 May
Three thousand migrants rescued in the Mediterranean: coast guard
Around 3,000 migrants were rescued in the Mediterranean on Saturday as they tried to reach Europe, Italy's coast guard said in a statement, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:29 07 May
Police arrest 5 in London anti-immigration protest
At least five people have been arrested in clashes during immigration protests in south London Saturday, APA reports qoting AA.
22:25 06 May
Flash mob held in Ganja in connection with Islamic Solidarity Games
In connection with the upcoming 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, 6,000 youth have held a flashmob in the Heydar Aliyev square in Ganja.
18:06 06 May
US losing leadership in solving international problems – EU Foreign Policy Chief
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini claims that the United States is losing its position as leader in the context of handling international problems, whereas the European Union is becoming a reliable partner, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
05:09 06 May
Azerbaijani president stresses need to eliminate underlying causes of radicalism
There is a need to eliminate the underlying causes of radicalism and social inequality, Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev said at the official opening ceremony of the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku May 5, APA reported.
11:20 05 May
Czech prime minister delays resignation as parties seek way forward
Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka has postponed tendering his cabinet's resignation until the second half of May, his office said on Thursday, buying time to push through a plan for a new government before stepping down, APA reports quoting Reuters.
21:23 04 May