US military will not share intel with Russia: general
Baku-APA. The U.S. military will not share intelligence with Russia in Syria, top general Joseph Dunford said Thursday as he laid the blame for a deadly airstrike on Moscow, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
04:29 23 September
Iraq: Embattled Finance Minister Zebari sacked
Baku-APA. Embattled Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari, facing accusations of financial and administrative corruption, was sacked Wednesday by Iraq’s Parliament, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
04:39 22 September
Israel says good relations with Turkey can contribute to regional stability
Jerusalem. Malahat Najafova - APA. Good relations between Israel and Turkey can contribute to the stability in the entire region, Emmanuel Nahshon, spokesman for Israeli’s Foreign Ministry told reporters on Tuesday, APA’s correspondent reported from Jerusalem.
11:40 20 September
Solution to Palestinian issue of great importance for Israel – Foreign Ministry
Jerusalem. Malahat Najafova – APA. A solution to the Palestinian issue is of great importance for Israel, Emmanuel Nahshon, spokesman for Israeli’s Foreign Ministry told reporters on Tuesday, APA’s correspondent reported from Jerusalem.
11:07 20 September
Iraqi PM announces operation to retake Shirqat, south of Mosul
Baku-APA. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced on Tuesday the launching of a military operation to retake Shirqat, an Islamic State bastion 100 km (60 miles) south of the jihadists' Mosul stronghold, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:35 20 September
US airstrikes in Deir ez-Zor "open aggression" — Syrian command
Baku-APA. Syrian Armed Forces’ command has assessed the US airstrikes at government forces’ positions near Deir ez-Zor as "a dangerous and open aggression", APA reports quoting TASS.
07:35 18 September
U.S. military says air strike killed Islamic State propaganda chief
Baku-APA. The Pentagon said on Friday that a U.S.-led coalition air strike on Sept. 7 killed an Islamic State leader who oversaw the militant group's propaganda, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:05 16 September
French police arrest another teenager suspected of plotting attack
Baku-APA. French police on Wednesday arrested a teenager suspected of plotting to kill in the name of the Islamic State, sources said, bringing the number of 15-years-olds detained on such grounds to three in the last week, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:08 15 September
7 terrorists killed in southeast Turkey
Baku-APA. Seven PKK terrorists were killed in airstrikes Monday in Turkey's southeastern province of Hakkari, the military said, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
22:41 12 September
Turkish army eliminates 10 PKK terrorists in northern Iraq
Baku – APA. Turkey’s army conducted late Sunday evening an anti-PKK operation in northern Iraq, neutralizing ten terrorists, local newspaper Milliyet reported.
11:56 12 September
Venezuela opposition says blocked from meeting near summit
Baku-APA. The jailed leader of a Kurdish militant group will be allowed a visit from a family member during a Muslim holiday next week, the state-run Anadolu Agency said Saturday, quoting a security official, APA reports quoting Reuters.
03:26 11 September
Islamic State twin suicide bombings at Baghdad mall kill 12 - UPDATED
Baku-APA. Twelve people were killed late on Friday in two suicide bombings claimed by Islamic State at a shopping mall in eastern Baghdad, police and hospital sources said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:04 10 September
Iranian opposition group in Iraq resettled to Albania
Baku-APA. The remaining members of an exiled Iranian opposition group based in Iraq for decades left on Friday for resettlement in Albania following several attacks on their camps in recent years, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:28 10 September
Turkish army 'destroys' 3 PKK positions in N. Iraq
Turkish army 'destroys' 3 PKK positions in N. Iraq
22:03 09 September
CIA chief: Iraq, Syria might not remain unified
Baku-APA. Iraq and Syria may not remain united after years of destruction and bloodshed, according to the head of the CIA, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
21:38 09 September
Four people from Chechnya charged in Poland with aiding ISIS
Baku-APA. Four people from Russia’s Chechen Republic can face from two to 12 years in prison for aiding the Daesh terrorist group, according to National Public Prosecutor's Office, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
00:51 09 September
Turkey, US mull move on ISIL stronghold Raqqa
Baku – APA. Ankara and Washington are discussing military action on Raqqa, the capital of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has told a group of journalists on his way back to Turkey from the G-20 summit in China, where he had a tête-à-tête meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama, Hurriyet Daily News reports.
10:38 07 September
France sees sharp fall in number of citizens joining Islamic State
Baku-APA. The number of French citizens traveling to join Islamic State in 2016 has dropped drastically from last year, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said on Tuesday, putting the fall down to military reverses suffered by the militant group, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:25 07 September
Trump welcomes endorsement from 88 military leaders
Baku-APA. Donald Trump has been endorsed by 88 former military leaders in an open letter, according to his campaign, APA reports quoting BBC.
20:15 06 September
Turkish jets kill 30 PKK terrorists in northern Iraq
Baku-APA. At least 30 PKK terrorists were killed in airstrikes carried out by Turkish jets in northern Iraq Sunday, the military announced Monday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
21:15 05 September