Car bomb kills four police near foreign media area in Baghdad
Four Iraqi traffic policemen were killed on Friday when a suicide car bomb blew up outside their station, close to a street where several foreign media have offices in Baghdad, a security spokesman said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:20 29 April
Most expensive oil imported by China falls to share of Azerbaijan
Saudi Arabia sold 14.36 million tonnes of oil, up 4.9% in comparison with a year earlier. China paid $ 5.72 billion, up 64.1% from previous year. Average price for 1 ton increased $398 from $144.
10:29 27 April
Trump grants Pentagon chief power to decide troop limits in anti-Daesh fight
US President Donald Trump has granted the power to decide on how many troops should take part in anti-Daesh operations in Iraq and Syria to the Pentagon, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
06:41 27 April
FM Cavusoglu: Turkey will reconsider its relations with Council of Europe
Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has said Ankara will reconsider its relations with the Council of Europe.
15:10 26 April
Erdogan slams 'political' Council of Europe decision
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday criticized the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe's (PACE) decision to put Turkey on a political monitoring watch list.
10:30 26 April
The United States received a notice from Turkey an hour before operation in Syria and Iraq
The United States received notification from the Turkish military one hour before the beginning of their operations against Kurdish rebels in Iraq and Syria, reports CNN, citing a senior official in the defense sphere, APA reports quoting CNN.
06:31 26 April
Turkish jets kill senior PKK member in northern Iraq
Turkish Armed Forces jets killed a senior terrorist PKK member in northern Iraq last Saturday, according to local security sources, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
04:35 26 April
SGC transportation capacity may double - SOCAR
“For this purpose, we can consider gas transportation from eastern coast of the Caspian and Iraq. We are ready for negotiations with all parties and companies. IF we take into account the Shahdeniz development ado reserves of Absheron, Umid, Babek, Shafag-Asiman fields, Azerbaijan is able to supply the Southern Gas Corridor with gas for a long time”, he said.
16:02 25 April
Candidates for post of UNESCO Director-General to be interviewed
The 58 members of the Executive Board of UNESCO, chaired by Michael Worbs (Germany), will interview the candidates proposed by Azerbaijan, China, Egypt, France, Guatemala, Iraq, Lebanon, Qatar, and Viet Nam, for the post of Director-General of the Organization on Wednesday 26 April and Thursday 27 April at UNESCO Headquarters, starting at 9.45 am on each day, said a message posted on UNESCO's website.
10:17 25 April
World military spending: increases in U.S. and Europe, decreases in oil-exporting countries
Total world military expenditure rose to $1686 billion in 2016, an increase of 0.4 per cent in real terms from 2015, according to new figures from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).
11:08 24 April
Erdogan says Trump will do what Obama failed to do
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday said U.S. President Donald Trump would do what former President Barack Obama failed to do regarding Fetullah Gulen, U.S.-based mastermind of last July's failed coup, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
00:55 21 April
Syrian President: "Reports about capture of ISIL leader Baghdadi not true"
Syrian President Bashar Assad denied reports of the capture of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State terrorist organization, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
20:22 20 April
Iraqi army says third of old western Mosul retaken
Some 30 percent of western Mosul’s old district has been “liberated” from the Daesh terrorist group, an Iraqi security source said Wednesday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
20:39 19 April
Australian advisers caught in Mosul chemical attack
Australian advisers have been caught up in a suspected mustard gas attack in Iraq, APA reported citing CBS News.
12:31 19 April
Daesh car-bomb attack kills 16 in W. Mosul: Iraqi army
At least 16 people were killed in a Tuesday car-bomb attack carried out by the Daesh terrorist group in western Mosul, according to an Iraqi military source, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
22:32 18 April
Iranian defense minister: Hope Azerbaijan and Armenia won’t permit third parties to interfere in conflict
Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan has said Azerbaijan and Iran must not allow foreign factors to disturb the bilateral military cooperation.
14:24 16 April
US coalition strikes kill 2 Daesh senior leaders, 10 militants near Iraqi Sinjar
US-led coalition strikes near Sinjar in Iraq killed 10 Daesh militants and two of the group’s senior leaders, the Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) counter-terror unit said on Friday, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
20:21 14 April
Trump refuses to confirm he authorized use of giant bomb in Afghanistan
On Thursday, US President Donald Trump declined to take responsibility for the use of the Pentagon's "mother of all bombs" that is said to be its most powerful non-nuclear weapon, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
23:56 13 April
US intelligence intercepted communications between Syrian military and chemical experts
The US military and intelligence community has intercepted communications featuring Syrian military and chemical experts talking about preparations for the sarin attack in Idlib last week, a senior US official tells CNN.
12:53 13 April
Trump, NATO chief hold joint news conference
At a meeting in Brussels last month, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stated, "As President Trump has made clear, it is no longer sustainable for the US to maintain a disproportionate share of NATO's defense expenditures," APA reports quoting sputniknews
00:26 13 April