FM: Turkey respects Russia’s will to solve Karabakh conflict
Baku – APA. Turkey respects Russia’s will to solve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told a press conference following the meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov, Hurriyet newspaper reported.
13:51 01 December
Oil jumps over 10 percent as OPEC finalizes output cut deal
Baku-APA. Oil soared more than 10 percent on Wednesday to over $50 a barrel and its highest in a month as some of the world's largest producers agreed to curb production for the first time since 2008 in a bid to support prices, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:10 01 December
OPEC agreed to cut oil production to 32.5 million barrels per day
Baku-APA. Oil prices rose more than 8 percent on Wednesday as some of the world's largest oil producers agreed to curb oil output for the first time since 2008 in a last-ditch bid to support prices, APA reports quoting Reuters.
20:35 30 November
3 killed, 8 injured in Baghdad bomb attack
Baku-APA. At least three people were killed and eight others injured in a bomb attack in Baghdad on Monday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
05:29 29 November
Azerbaijani desire for peace highlighted at International Peace and Sport Forum in Monaco
Baku – APA. Monaco, 23-25 November 2016: The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) highlighted the plight of Azerbaijani refugees and IDPs, and the country’s experience in dealing with those communities during the 9th iteration of the international Peace and Sport Forum that took place from 23 to 25 November under the High Patronage of H.S.H Prince Albert II of Monaco.
14:03 28 November
Iran said to assess 1.1M barrel-a-day collective OPEC cut
Baku-APA. Iran is assessing a proposal for a collective OPEC output cut, but hasn’t announced any commitment to reduce its own production as the group tries to end disagreements about how to share the burden of supply cuts ahead of a meeting in Vienna, APA reports quoting Bloomberg.
05:31 27 November
Hassan Rouhani: "Iran and Turkey need to cooperate to resolve crises in Syria, Iraq"
Baku-APA. There is a need to develop relations between Tehran and Ankara to solve the problems in the Middle East, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
20:58 26 November
Financial Markets Supervisory Authority blacklists 3 persons
Baku. Musa Ahmadov - APA-Economics. The Financial Monitoring Service of the Financial Markets Supervisory Authority (FMSA) refreshed the general list in accordance with the decisions made by the UN Security Council ISIL (Da'esh) and Al-Qaeda Sanctions Committee on October 27.
12:15 25 November
Turkey loses another soldier in Syria
Baku – APA. One Turkish soldier was killed and five more were lightly wounded in clashes with Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militants in northern Syria, the Turkish military said on Nov. 25, Hurriyet Daily News reported.
11:24 25 November
Suicide truck bomb kills about 100 in Iraq, mostly Iranian pilgrims - UPDATED
Baku-APA. A suicide truck bomb killed about 100 people, most of them Iranian Shi'ite pilgrims, at a petrol station in the city of Hilla 100 km (62 miles) south of Baghdad on Thursday, police and medical sources said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
03:28 25 November
White house condemns attack on Iranian Shi'ite pilgrims in Iraq
Baku-APA. The White House on Thursday condemned an attack in Hilla, Iraq, that killed about 100 people, most of them Iranian Shi'ite pilgrims, saying the bombing "was clearly intended to stoke sectarian tensions", APA reports quoting Reuters.
01:32 25 November
Saudis said to quit talks with non-OPEC nations as OPEC deal no closer - UPDATED
Baku-APA. Saudi Arabia pulled out of planned talks with non-OPEC nations including Russia as disagreements about how to share the burden of supply cuts stood in the way of a deal to boost prices just days before a make-or-break meeting in Vienna, APA Reports quoting Blomberg.
00:18 25 November
Turkish jets kill 9 PKK terrorists in SE Turkey
Baku-APA. At least nine PKK terrorists were killed in the southeastern Turkish provinces of Sirnak and Diyarbakir, the Turkish army said Thursday, APA reports quoting AA.
22:57 24 November
Turkey furious over PKK activities in Germany
Baku-APA. Germany remains a platform for the terrorist PKK’s recruitment, propaganda and funding activities, according to official reports, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
22:28 24 November
Iraq truck bomb kills 57 -- mostly Iranian Shi'ite pilgrims, authorities say
20:59 24 November
Karbala, Mashhad pilgrimages from Azerbaijan should be regulated
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Azerbaijan has not prohibited pilgrimages to Karbala and Mashhad, but these trips have to be regulated, Mubariz Gurbanli, chairman of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations, told reporters on Thursday.
17:16 24 November
Three Turkish soldiers killed in suspected Syrian regime air strike - UPDATED
Baku – APA. Three Turkish soldiers were killed and 10 others wounded in an overnight suspected air strike thought to have been carried out by Syrian regime forces, the Turkish General Staff said.
12:24 24 November
Civilians flee as Shi'ite fighters near flashpoint town near Mosul
Baku-APA. Thousands of Iraqi civilians have fled Tal Afar as Shi'ite paramilitary groups close in around the Islamic State-held town on the road between Mosul and Raqqa, the main cities of the militant group's self-styled caliphate in Iraq and Syria, APA reports quoting Reuters.
00:49 24 November
Oil prices edge up on anticipation of OPEC-led production cut
Baku-APA. Oil prices edged up on Wednesday in anticipation of an OPEC-led crude production cut that is planned to be finalised by the end of the month, through trading was thin ahead of the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:51 23 November
Turkish warplanes destroy PKK targets in northern Iraq
Baku-APA. Turkish warplanes destroyed four PKK terrorist targets in northern Iraq on Tuesday, according to the military, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
01:29 23 November