North Korea: U.S. crossed 'red line', declared war
Baku-APA. North Korea’s top diplomat for U.S. affairs told The Associated Press on Thursday that Washington “crossed the red line” and effectively declared war by putting leader Kim Jong Un on its list of sanctioned individuals, and said a vicious showdown could erupt if the U.S. andSouth Korea hold annual war games as planned next month, APA reports quoting USA Today.
21:29 28 July
Cuba, U.S. to discuss mutual compensation for economic losses
Baku-APA. Cuba and the United States will meet next week to discuss mutual compensation for economic losses, announced Josefina Vidal, the director of U.S. affairs at the Cuban Foreign Ministry, on Friday, APA reports quoting Xinhua.
07:53 23 July
UK Brexit minister offers no guarantees to new EU arrivals
Baku-APA. The head of Britain's new Brexit ministry on Sunday said that EU migrants arriving between now and the country's official departure from the bloc may not be guaranteed the right to remain, APA reports quoting AFP.
06:23 17 July
Two Armenian citizens killed in Nice attack
Baku – APA. Two Armenian citizens were killed in the assault on a Bastille Day celebration in Nice on July 14, which killed at least 84 people, the Armenian Weekly newspaper reported.
15:08 15 July
Caspian Sea legal status mulled in Astana
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The 46th session of the ad hoc working group, tasked to develop a convention on the Caspian Sea's legal status, was held in Astana on July 11-12, said a statement from the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
19:01 12 July
Armenia and Russian FMs discuss realization of the arrangements on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
Baku-APA. On July 4, Edward Nalbandian, Foreign Minister of Armenia and Sergey Lavrov, Foreign Minister of Russia, who is in Yerevan within the framework of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the member-states of the Collective Security Treaty Organization, discussed the Nagorno Karabakh conflict, APA reports quoting the press service of the Armenian Foreign Ministry.
20:21 04 July
Foreign Ministry: OSCE chairman to visit Azerbaijan on June 30
Baku - APA. Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Wednesday that OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier will pay a working visit to Azerbaijan on June 30.
16:07 29 June
Azerbaijani FM: Int’l community considers status quo in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict unacceptable
He made the remarks during the meeting with Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó in Baku June 28, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry told APA.
17:47 28 June
New composition of State Commission on Azerbaijan-IAEA co-op approved
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on making amendments to the Presidential Order, dated 16 July 2010, on the approval of the new composition of the State Commission on cooperation between Azerbaijan and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
12:21 28 June
Azerbaijani President disclosed details of the St. Petersburg meeting
Baku-APA. “The positive moment is that a month after the Vienna meeting on the initiative of the Russian side in St. Petersburg held a regular meeting. We view this meeting as positive. Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed the official position of Azerbaijan and this position is, of course, open to the public”.
23:06 25 June
Two detained over withdrawing large sum of money from foreigners’ plastic cards
The Internal Affairs Ministry told APA that as a result of the operational and technical measures taken by the Ministry's Main Directorate for Combating Organized Crimes, Khachmaz district residents Khatai Aliyev and Orkhan Seyidov, who illegally withdrew a large sum of money from plastic cards of nearly 50 bank customers of foreign countries via online payment websites by using special cyber programs, were arrested.
18:31 24 June
State Dept: dialogue mechanisms between US, Azerbaijan should be reinforced
She made the remarks during a meeting with Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov in Baku June 23.
17:30 23 June
NATO Defence College delegation pays visit to the Republic of Azerbaijan
Baku-APA. 114 Senior Course members and delegates, representing 31 countries, from NATO Defence College in Rome pay an academic visit to the Republic of Azerbaijan on 22 June 2016. It is the third visit of the said Course to our country, APA reports quoting the press service of the Ministry of Defence.
20:16 22 June
North Korea diplomat expected to attend China forum with U.S. envoy
Baku-APA. A North Korean diplomat who was part of the so-called six-party talks aimed at ending the country's nuclear program arrived on Monday in China, where she is expected to attend a forum in which the U.S. nuclear envoy will take part, Japan's Kyodo news agency said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:23 21 June
Ankara expects EU to seal refugee cooperation efforts with visa-free travel
Baku-APA. Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesperson Tanju Bilgiç said in a statement on Saturday that Turkey expects its cooperation with the European Union on the refugee resettlement will grant Turkish citizens a visa-free travel within the Schengen zone, APA reports quoting Daily Sabah.
07:55 19 June
Ankara does not respond to Russia's conditions - FM
Baku – APA. Ankara does not respond to conditions made by Russia to normalize the ties, Maria Zakharova, the Director of the Information and Press Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation said, APA reports citing to TASS.
19:52 17 June
Turkey appoints new ambassadors to Russia, Germany
Turkey has previously recalled its ambassador Huseyn Avni Karslioglu to Germany after the adoption by the German parliament of a resolution recognizing the 1915 events as the "Armenian genocide".
18:37 13 June
Turkey makes major diplomatic appointments
Baku-APA. The Turkish government has made a number of senior diplomatic appointments, it was revealed Saturday, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
01:29 12 June
Armenian senior official reacts to Russian MFA statement on Nzhdeh’s statue
"Nzhdeh is a national hero of Armenian nation the same way as Aleksandr Nevskiy, Aleksandr Suvorov, Marshal Kutuzov, Bagration are national heroes of friendly Russian people. And as a historian I want to emphasize that Garegin Nzhdeh had no relation to fascism and Nazism. He struggled for Armenia's independence for all his life. Nzhdeh is not a Nazi he is patriot of Armenian nation and speculation on this issue is inadmissible and inappropriate", Sharmazanov stated.
13:58 11 June
Bulgarian FM: Russia has lost economic competition with Europe
Baku-APA. “Russia has lost economic competition with Europe and military competition with NATO”, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said at a roundtable in Sofia organized by the European Council on Foreign Relations, APA reports quoting Bulgarian media.
07:23 10 June