Trump: I fulfilled my campaign promise
President Donald Trump broke with decades of U.S. policy with the Jerusalem announcement, putting the United States at odds with most other countries. The European Union, Germany, Britain, France, Pope Francis and key Arab allies have denounced the move, APA reported citing Los Angeles Times.
11:08 08 December
Novruz Mammadov: Azerbaijani public concerned over unfair attitude of certain circles in West and Europe
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, Novruz Mammadov, assistant to the Azerbaijani president for foreign policy issues, head of the department, said on Dec. 7, APA reported.
15:32 07 December
About 80 percent of Azerbaijani citizens optimistic about the country's future
Eighty-one percent of the Azerbaijani citizens share a great deal of trust towards the government of the country, says analytical report of the Dutch ING financial corporation as its partner ACT LLC conducted a query among the population, APA reported citing AZERTAC.
12:34 06 December
Samad Seyidov: Azerbaijan ‘not in favor’ of EU integration
Azerbaijan is not in favor of integration to the European Union, but supports mutually beneficial cooperation with this organization, said Samad Seyidov, chairman of the Azerbaijani Parliament’s Committee on international and inter-parliamentary relations.
13:21 05 December
Azerbaijan brings energy security to Europe – MP
Getting closer to the European Union, Azerbaijan pursues strategic purposes, said Samad Seyidov, chairman of the Azerbaijani Parliament’s Committee on international and inter-parliamentary relations.
12:14 05 December
EU sometimes has hard time contacting US: Official
The European Union’s chief diplomat said Monday that Europe sometimes finds it difficult to communicate effectively with the Trump administration, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
07:55 05 December
No deal in Brexit talks yet, says EU
No Brexit deal has been “reached today,” European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said Monday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
22:29 04 December
Mahmud Mammadguliyev: "Next talks between EU and Azerbaijan on strategic partnership will be held in December"
"Next talks on the new strategic partnership agreement between the European Union and Azerbaijan will be conducted in mid-December," Deputy Foreign Minister Mahmud Mammadguliyev told journalists, APA reports.
20:43 04 December
Azerbaijani official: EU's position on separatism now becoming boomerang for European nations
The European Union's position on separatism in recent years is now becoming a boomerang, Novruz Mammadov, assistant to the Azerbaijani president for foreign policy issues, head of department, wrote on his Twitter page on December 4.
15:06 04 December
Sergey Lavrov: "We have no doubts and suspicions towards Azerbaijan"
Russia appreciates the firm position of Belarus not to politicize the format of the "Eastern Partnership" on the issue of the Russian Federation and develop normal relations with the European Union, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Saturday, APA reports.
22:19 02 December
Farid Gayibov elected as UEG president
The Secretary General of National Gymnastics Federation (AGF), Farid Gayibov, has been elected as the president of European Union of Gymnastics (UEG) at the 27th UEG Congress held in Split, Croatia.
13:11 02 December
Azerbaijani president receives Estonian foreign minister - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Estonia Sven Mikser.
17:32 01 December
Half of HIV-infected people in Europe is diagnosed late – WHO
Late HIV diagnosis is the main topic of the 2017 World AIDS Day for the World Health Organization’s (WHO) European Region, which is the only region worldwide where the number of new HIV infections is rising. With more than 160,000 people newly diagnosed with HIV across the region, including more than 29,000 new cases from the European Union and European Economic Area, this trend continued in 2016. One reason for this worrying trend: over half (51%) of the reported HIV diagnoses happen in a late stage of infection, the UN Baku Office told APA.
13:40 01 December
Heart of Asia - Istanbul Process 7th Ministerial Conference kicks off in Baku
The 7th Ministerial Conference, titled “Security and Economic Connectivity towards a Strengthened Heart of Asia Region”, kicked off in Baku on Dec. 1 within the framework of the Heart of Asia - Istanbul Process.
10:02 01 December
Merkel and Erdogan hold first phone call in months
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan today discussed bilateral relations in their first phone conversation since tensions plunged to an all-time low this summer, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
07:07 01 December
Delay in TAP’s construction in Italy would have an impact on South Eastern Europe - EU
Statistical Review of World Energy” and International Energy Agency’s “Key World Energy Statistics” reports, almost two-third of global hydrocarbon reserves are located in the vicinity of the EU and Turkey, Christian Berger, Head of EU Delegation to Turkey and Turkmenistan, said in his interview to Caspian Energy journal.
14:26 29 November
Ilham Aliyev: Eastern Partnership summit yielded good results - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received a delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts of the Republic of Croatia, co-chair of the Azerbaijan-Croatia Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation Martina Dalic.
13:15 29 November
Hugues Krafft’s stunning 19th century views of Baku unearthed in Reims
Some unique – and hitherto unseen – photographs of 19th century Baku have been exhibited at the Musée-Hôtel Le Vergeur in Reims, France, as an initiative of the French office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) Foundation. The private view and inauguration cocktail, attended by around 60 people, took place on 24 November, in the presence of H.E Rahman Mustafayev, Ambassador of Azerbaijan to France; H.E. Ecaterine Siradze-Delaunay, Ambassador of Georgia to France; and Pascal Labelle, Deputy Mayor of Reims in charge of Culture.
15:03 28 November
US political analyst: Armenia is ‘a threat to Europe and whole world’
Armenia is a threat to Europe and the whole world, said Peter Tase, an American political analyst and journalist, who is on a visit to Baku.
12:23 28 November
UN Security Council to discuss Libya slave trade
The UN Security Council will meet on Tuesday, under the chairmanship of Italy, to discuss human trafficking in Libya, the French foreign affairs ministry announced on Monday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
21:06 27 November