Arms seized from militants shown in Syria’s Douma
More than 10,000 units of arms and ammunition seized from fighters of the Jaysh al-Islam group have been shown to reporters in Dumayr on Saturday, a TASS correspondent reported from the scene, APA reports quoting TASS.
01:39 22 April
Zakir Hasanov: Some countries imposed unfounded restrictions on arms sale to Azerbaijan
Some countries have imposed unfounded restrictions on the sale of arms to Azerbaijan, said Acting Defense Minister of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov.
13:55 20 April
Zakir Hasanov: Smuggling of nuclear components from Armenia continues
The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict must be resolved within Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity and in accordance with international law, said Acting Defense Minister of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov.
13:44 20 April
Zakir Hasanov meets with top NATO general
Acting Defense Minister of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov on Friday met with a delegation led by General Curtis Scaparrotti, NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe.
13:39 20 April
US State Dept warns Turkey of possible sanctions over S-400 purchase
Turkey could face US sanctions if it goes ahead with plans to purchase S-400 missile defense systems from Russia, and it can also affect Ankara’s participation in the F-35 program, Assistant Secretary of State Wess Mitchell told the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Wednesday, APA reports citing Sputnik.
00:12 20 April
NATO issues statement on Gerasimov-Scaparrotti meeting in Baku
NATO has released a statement about the Baku meeting between Valery Gerasimov, chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces, and Curtis Scaparrotti, Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR) of NATO Allied Command Operations.
18:21 19 April
Top Russian, NATO generals meet in Baku
Russian General Staff Chief General Valery Gerasimov and NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander in Europe General Curtis Scaparrotti met in Baku on April 19, the press service of Russia’s Defense Ministry told APA.
16:39 19 April
Military expert: Baku meeting of Russian, NATO generals aimed at preventing ‘threat of a third world war’
Considering Azerbaijan’s international reputation, Baku is an advantageous platform for negotiations, and the presence of Azerbaijan’s powerful armed forces also plays a role here, Igor Korotchenko, well-known military expert, editor-in-chief of the magazine Russian National Defense, member of the Russian Defense Ministry's Public Council told APA’s Moscow correspondent.
16:06 19 April
PM Kvirikashvili: Ethnic minorities in Georgia should be informed about benefits of NATO integration
It is necessary to inform the ethnic minorities living Georgia about the benefits that the country receives in the process of NATO integration, Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili said at today’s Cabinet meeting, APA’s local bureau reports.
15:51 19 April
Group of Azerbaijani peacekeepers return from Afghanistan
A group of 50 military servicemen of the Azerbaijan Army returned from Afghanistan to Baku in accordance with the rotation plan, the Defense Ministry told APA.
15:21 19 April
President Ilham Aliyev receives NATO delegation
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received a delegation led by NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR) Curtis Scaparrotti in Baku on April 19.
13:55 19 April
President Ilham Aliyev receives Russian General Staff Chief
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, First Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation Valery Gerasimov.
13:41 19 April
Top Russian, NATO generals to meet in Baku
Russian General Staff Chief General Valery Gerasimov and NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander in Europe General Curtis Scaparrotti are expected to meet in Baku.
13:09 19 April
Baku hosts course as part of NATO Operational Capabilities Concept Program
Baku is hosting the OCC E&F Database Training Course (DTC) 2018 organized by SHAPE MPD, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told APA.
18:03 17 April
Stoltenberg says no other NATO ally suffers as much from terrorist attacks as Turkey
16:10 16 April
Turkey warns Greece over disputed Aegean islets
There are islets in the Aegean Sea the status of which is not envisaged in the Treat of Lausanne, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said at a press conference with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg on Monday.
15:39 16 April
NATO calls on Damascus allies to exercise responsibility after US-Led attack
NATO is supportive of the UN-led efforts aimed at settlement of the ongoing Syrian crisis and calls on supporters of Syria to ensure participation of Damascus in the Geneva process, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Saturday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
21:17 14 April
Russia spied on Skripal and daughter for at least 5 years: UK
Russia’s intelligence agencies spied on former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia for at least five years before they were attacked with a nerve agent in March, the national security adviser to Britain’s prime minister said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
21:49 13 April
Washington Times: Why Azerbaijan matters for the West
The Washington Times has published an article by Janusz Bugajski, a senior fellow at the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) in Washington DC, dedicated to Azerbaijan, APA reports.
13:55 10 April
Mattis says US hasn't ruled out military action against Assad
The US has not ruled out launching airstrikes against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime in response to the weekend's suspected chemical gas attack on civilians, Defense Secretary James Mattis said Monday, APA reported citing CNN.
17:55 09 April