Theresa May vows 'settled' status for EU expats in post-Brexit UK
UK Prime Minister Theresa May promised Thursday to give EU expats living in Britain a settled status after the nation leaves the bloc in two years, APA reports citing Sputnik.
06:52 23 June
European Union is to extend sanctions against Russia over Ukraine
The European Union has agreed to extend sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine, following a similar move by the US this week, APA reports quoting Daily Mail.
23:48 22 June
French central banker backs European Commission proposals on clearing
France's top central banker supported on Thursday European Commission proposals to move oversight of the trade in clearing euro-denominated securities from London to within the eurozone after Brexit, APA reports quoting Reuters.
22:58 22 June
Azerbaijan’s refugee and IDP pain highlighted in the French Senate
As part of a series of events organised in the margins of UN World Refugee Day throughout the world, the French office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) organised a landmark conference entitled The Consequences of a Forgotten Conflict for France: The Current Situation and Prospects for Refugees and IDPs in the long-term – Azerbaijan as a case study, hosted in the Palais du Luxembourg, home of the French Senate.
20:42 22 June
Turkey spends $5 billion on refugees every year – gov’t official
Turkey spends $5 billion on refugees every year, said Disaster and Emergency Management Authority under the Turkish Government – AFAD President Mehmet Halis Bilden.
15:24 21 June
Stark reminders of Azerbaijan’s IDP plight come to Brussels
Designated as World Refugee Day in 2000 by the UN to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the passing of the 1951 UN Convention relating to the Status of Refugees, 20 June is acknowledged across the world as the day to remember the dispossessed, those unfortunate victims of conflict and war across the world. At present, refugees from such conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, and the subsequent pan-European migration crisis, have come in to stark focus. However, one casualty is that the hierarchy of news importance often results in longstanding tragedies being overlooked, particularly if they were inadequately reported at the time.
12:48 21 June
UN praises Turkey's hospitality towards refugees
A visiting top UN official said on Tuesday that Turkey deserves gratitude for its generous hosting of millions of refugees, APA reports quotingAnadolu agency.
07:30 21 June
UK PM May says will consult widely on Brexit, but Britain will leave EU
British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday that her government was committed to leaving the European Union and would listen to others' views while delivering a Brexit that commanded "maximum public support", APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:32 21 June
Azerbaijani president offers condolences over former German chancellor's death - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has visited the Embassy of Germany to offer condolences over the death of former Federal Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany Helmut Kohl.
16:40 20 June
Four guests killed in Mali resort attack
Gunmen killed four guests at a Mali luxury resort popular with Western expatriates just outside the capital Bamako, authorities said on Monday, and one other guest is still missing, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:33 20 June
Azerbaijani FM: Armenia’s policy aimed at maintaining status-quo hinders progress in Karabakh talks
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov received a delegation led by EU Commissioner for Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn on June 16.
15:40 16 June
Azerbaijani President: Azerbaijan is ready to make efforts to expand the bilateral ties with the EU
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by EU Commissioner for the European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn.
10:56 16 June
Brexit negotiations to start on June 19
The official Brexit negotiations between the U.K. and the EU will start on Monday, according to a government statement on Thursday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
21:27 15 June
European Union celebrates the launch of its media projects and congratulates winners of its competitions
On 14 June 2017 the European Union Delegation brought together partners and friends to celebrate the launch of its media projects, the Delegation of the European Union to Azerbaijan told APA.
19:29 14 June
Elmar Mammadyarov receives EU representatives
The delegation headed by Luc Devigne, Director for Russia, Eastern Partnership, Central Asia and OSCE of the European External Action Service is visiting Azerbaijan within next round of negotiations on Azerbaijan-European Union partnership agreement, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry’s press service told APA.
19:19 14 June
Macron: EU door still open to UK
French President Emmanuel Macron says the possibility of the UK remaining in the European Union is an option until Brexit negotiations have concluded, APA reports quoting BBC.
06:19 14 June
UK needs unity for challenges of Brexit and security
Prime Minister Theresa May told Britain's newly returned parliament on Tuesday that the country needed to come together to face the challenges of leaving the European Union and maintaining security after recent attacks by Islamist militants, APA reports quoting Reuters.
21:12 13 June
Next round of Azerbaijan-EU talks to start in Baku today
The next round of the talks between Azerbaijan and the European Union on a new agreement will start in Baku today.
10:19 13 June
Mammadyarov: Coop with EU is important to us
Cooperation with the European Union is important to Azerbaijan, Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov told a press conference following his meeting with his Estonian counterpart Sven Mikser, APA reported.
14:35 12 June
Deputy Minister: Agreement with EU unlikely to be agreed upon by November
11:53 12 June