Azerbaijan committed to contributing to NATO mission in Afghanistan
Azerbaijan, as a reliable partner of NATO and friend of brotherly Afghanistan, is committed to continue its significant contribution to the Resolute Support Mission beyond 2016 by providing troops, multimodal transit, training and financial assistance, said Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov.
18:00 07 December
Elmar Mammadyarov attends NATO foreign ministers’ meeting
A meeting of foreign ministers of the countries contributing to the NATO-led Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan kicked off in Brussels Dec. 7.
13:44 07 December
Kerry calls on Russia to work with NATO to implement Minsk deal
Baku-APA. US Secretary of State John Kerry called on Russia to work with NATO to implement the Minsk agreements on the Ukrainian crisis settlement, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
22:39 06 December
Hikmat Hajiyev: As co-chair of HoA-IP, Azerbaijan remains committed to supporting Afghanistan
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Azerbaijan will host the Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process (HoA-IP) in 2017.
14:58 05 December
Azerbaijani FM to attend NATO, OSCE events
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. On Dec. 7, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov will pay a working visit to Brussels to take part in a meeting of the foreign ministers of the countries contributing to the NATO Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan.
12:57 05 December
Azerbaijani, Turkish FMs mull Karabakh conflict settlement
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA. Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said he discussed with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu in Baku the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and regional issues.
12:53 03 December
NATO holds cyber exercise in Estonia
04:33 02 December
EU's Tusk says keeping West united against Russia harder with Trump
Baku-APA. It will be harder to keep the West united toward Russia with Donald Trump as United States president than it has been with Barack Obama, European Council President Donald Tusk said in comments published on Thursday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
22:13 01 December
Europe hopes for continued US commitment to NATO
Baku-APA. Senior European defense officials underlined Wednesday the importance of NATO and transatlantic ties amid growing concerns over US President-elect Donald Trump’s foreign policy, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
22:34 30 November
Afghan general dies in helicopter crash
Baku-APA. A senior Afghan general, who commanded an army corps in the western region of the country, died when his helicopter crashed on Tuesday, officials said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
20:58 29 November
Azerbaijani Military Academy hosts meeting with NATO/US experts
Baku – APA. The Military Academy of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces hosted a working meeting with the participation of NATO/US experts on November 29.
18:50 29 November
NATO Secretary General: "NATO open to dialogue with Russia"
Baku-APA. NATO is open to communication with Russia and will not prevent the alliance’s members from cooperating with Moscow, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
07:58 25 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
NATO experts visit Azerbaijani Military Academy
Baku – APA. As part of NATO Days underway in Baku, a group of experts of NATO Allied Command Transformation visited the Military Academy of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces on Nov. 24.
18:44 24 November
NATO Days underway in Azerbaija
Baku – APA. Within the framework of NATO Days, organized in Azerbaijan by a group of experts of NATO Allied Command Transformation, a delegation led by Major General Odd Egil Pedersen visited the Department of International Military Cooperation of Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry.
17:44 23 November
NATO Chief confident Turkey will never make steps undermining Collective Defense
Baku-APA. On Sunday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Ankara was engaged in discussions on its possible accession to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), an international organization responsible for a number of issues, including in the security sphere, with participation of Russia and China among others, APA reports citing Sputnik.
06:59 23 November
Tusk says EU, NATO membership key pillars to Estonia's security
04:32 23 November
Erdogan’s chief advisor: EU in need of Turkey
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA. The European Union is in need of Turkey, while Turkey is free of need of the EU, Yalcin Topcu, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's chief advisor, told reporters in Baku Nov. 21.
15:21 21 November
NATO chief: Opening of border – a bilateral issue between Turkey, Armenia
Baku. Mayis Alizadeh – APA. The opening of border is a bilateral issue between Turkey and Armenia, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said at the NATO Parliamentary Assembly’s annual session in Istanbul, an APA correspondent reported from Istanbul.
13:21 21 November
NATO pledges every effort for anti-ISIL fight
Istanbul. Mayis Alizade – APA. NATO will use every effort in the fight against the terrorist organization “Islamic State” (IS, ISIS, ISIL, Daesh), President of NATO PA Michael R. Turner said at the 62nd session of the Assembly in Istanbul Nov. 21, an APA correspondent reported from Istanbul.
13:02 21 November