Kerry committed to work on peaceful resolution of Karabakh conflict, says Warlick
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. US Secretary of State John Kerry is committed to working with Azerbaijan and Armenia for a peaceful resolution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, the US co-chair of the OSCE MG James Warlick said at a press conference in Baku Oct. 22.
11:31 22 October
US defense secretary stresses alliance with Turkey
Baku-APA. U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter met Turkish leaders on Friday when he reaffirmed the countries’ alliance and congratulated Turkey on successes against Daesh in Syria, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
03:11 22 October
NATO chief Stoltenberg welcomes Humanitarian Pause in Aleppo read
Baku-APA. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed Thursday the humanitarian pause in Aleppo, adding that they were not enough to resolve the crisis in the Syrian city, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
21:28 20 October
Self-Evaluation Exercise begins within the NATO Operational Capabilities Concept
Baku – APA. The Self-Evaluation Exercise-1 (SEL1) of OCC Reconnaissance Company of Azerbaijan Armed Forces, declared to NATO Operational Capabilities Concept, (OCC) has been launched.
18:48 20 October
Normalization of Israel-Turkey ties to have positive impact on Azerbaijan - researcher
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Normalization of relations between Israel and Turkey will have a positive impact on Azerbaijan, APA cited Gallia Lindenstrauss, a research fellow for the South Caucasus and Turkey at the Israeli-based Institute for National Security Studies (INSS) as saying.
12:50 20 October
Two American advisers killed, three wounded by shooter in Afghan capital
Baku-APA. A gunman in an Afghan army uniform on Wednesday shot dead at least two American advisers and wounded three more near a base in the Afghan capital before being killed himself, officials said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:18 19 October
Azerbaijani defense minister takes part in "Future Forces International Exhibition 2016"
Baku – APA. A delegation headed by Defense Minister of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, has participated in the "Future Forces International Exhibition 2016" in the Czech Republic.
19:41 19 October
Turkish President: "People of Mosul not to be left to their fates"
Baku-APA. Turkey will not leave the people of Iraq’s Mosul city to their fates, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
23:43 15 October
Turkey 'determined' to take part in Mosul offensive
Baku-APA. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday that the country was determined to be a part of the coalition forces in the planned offensive to retake the oil-rich Iraqi city of Mosul from Daesh, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
23:13 14 October
Erdogan lashes out at Hillary Clinton
Baku – APA. Speaking to the crowd in Konya, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday blasted US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's comments that she would consider arming Syrian Kurdish fighters, according to Turkey’s NTV channel.
17:43 14 October
NATO's Mobile Training Team conducts seminar in Baku
Baku – APA. According to the Individual Partnership and Cooperation Programme between the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan and NATO for 2016, the Mobile Training Team of Allied Joint Forces Command in Brunssum (Netherlands) is conducting a seminar in Baku.
16:53 11 October
Russia forced to take adequate measures in response to US missile defense plans
Baku – APA. Russia is forced to take adequate measures in response to US missile defense plans to maintain strategic balance of forces, the first deputy chief of the General Staff's Main Operational Department, Lt. Gen. Viktor Poznikhir, said Tuesday, Sputnik International reported.
15:18 11 October
Group of Azerbaijani peacekeepers sent to Afghanistan
Baku – APA. A group of 50 Azerbaijani military personnel, including 2 medical officers 2 sappers was sent to Afghanistan Oct. 11 in accordance with the plan and rotation for serving within NATO-led Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry reported.
15:07 11 October
Turkey 'always seeks solution' with Iraq: Turkish FM
Baku-APA. Turkey seeks a solution in the aftermath of the Bashiqa issue despite Iraq’s negative attitudes, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
00:41 07 October
Afghan opium production increases as eradication collapses, U.N. says
Baku-APA. Opium production in Afghanistan increased this year to one of the highest levels on record as efforts to eradicate the crop in a country that provides much of the world's heroin collapsed, the United Nations said on Wednesday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:04 06 October
The European Azerbaijan Society open Benelux office in Brussels
Baku-APA. The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) has opened a new office in the middle of the diplomatic quarter of Brussels, the hub of the European Union (EU). The relocation reflects the fact that the TEAS Brussels office has been redesignated as TEAS Benelux, APA reports.
20:39 05 October
“Kerry jealous of Russia-Azerbaijan ties that have reached strategic partnership level”
Baku – APA. US Secretary of State John Kerry is jealous of Russia-Azerbaijan ties that have reached the strategic partnership level, Hikmat Babaoghlu, Azerbaijani MP, editor-in-chief of newspaper “Yeni Azərbaycan” (New Azerbaijan), told APA on Wednesday.
19:14 05 October
FM: Azerbaijan understands Afghanistan’s problems
Baku – APA. As a country which itself strongly suffered from the 25 years unresolved conflict, Azerbaijan full-heartedly understands Afghanistan’s problems, said Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov addressing the Brussels Conference on Afghanistan.
19:05 05 October
Azerbaijani president receives incoming Romanian ambassador - UPDATED
Baku – APA. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received the credentials of the newly appointed Romanian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Dan Iancu.
16:25 05 October
Azerbaijani FM attends Brussels Conference on Afghanistan
Baku – APA. The Brussels Conference on Afghanistan, co-hosted by the European Union and the Government of Afghanistan, kicked off on Oct. 5.
11:28 05 October