France, Germany set to cooperate on next-generation ‘Superfighter’ jet
France and Germany solidified a future partnership in defense strategy Tuesday to jointly build a fighter aircraft to replace Germany’s Eurofighters and France’s Rafale aircraft, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
23:21 22 June
Azerbaijani Armed Forces Day marked in London
Azerbaijan’s Embassy in the UK and the Office of Military Attaché have organized an official reception marking the 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces.
11:27 22 June
Turkish airstrikes cause serious losses to PKK in Iraq
A Turkish military operation in the Mt. Qandil area of northern Iraq has inflicted heavy losses on the PKK terror group, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said Wednesday, APA reports quoting AA.
05:26 21 June
US, Turkey start patrols in Manbij
The Pentagon on Monday confirmed the U.S. and Turkey are conducting patrols in the northern Syrian city of Manbij.
04:09 19 June
US soldier gets decked in face in drunken fistfight with Azerbaijanis in Lithuania
The incident is the fourth involving NATO servicemen in Lithuania in two weeks.
10:30 16 June
Macedonia president says won't approve name deal with Greece
Macedonia’s president said on Wednesday he would not sign a landmark deal reached with Greece on changing his country’s name, dashing hopes of a swift end to a diplomatic dispute that has blocked Skopje’s bid to join the European Union and NATO, APA reports quoting Reuters.
21:41 13 June
Mogherini: EU to present proposals on security following Salisbury incident
During the EU leaders’ summit in June, EU will present its proposals on countering security threats following the incident in the UK city of Salisbury, when former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were allegedly poisoned by the A234 nerve agent, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said Tuesday, APA reports quoting Sputniik.
07:31 13 June
Turkish president: "We didn’t buy S-400 to keep them in store, will use if needed"
Turkey didn’t acquire the Russian-built S-400 air defense systems for them to collect dust and may use them, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said, adding the purchase was to reduce Ankara’s dependency on US arms supplies, APA reports quoting RT.
22:57 12 June
Greece, Macedonia resolving long-standing name row
Greece has resolved a long-standing dispute with its northern neighbor, which is set to change its name from Macedonia to the Republic of Northern Macedonia, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Tuesday, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
22:20 12 June
Azerbaijan defense minister attends NATO meeting
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov took part in the NATO meeting in Brussels on June 8 held at the level of defense ministers of the nations contributing to the NATO Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan.
16:47 08 June
NATO, EU welcome Afghanistan’s ceasefire announcement
NATO and the European Union on Thursday welcomed a ceasefire announcement by the Afghan government with the Taliban, APA reports quoting Reuters.
03:31 08 June
Azerbaijani defense minister to attend NATO meeting
A meeting of defense ministers of countries that have contributed to the NATO’s Resolute Support training mission in Afghanistan will be held in Brussels on June 8.
12:21 07 June
Czech PM Babis says will sue Slovakia over informer charges
Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis, re-appointed to office on Wednesday, said that he would sue Slovakia in the European Court of Human Rights over allegations that he had been an informer for the Communist-era secret police, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:09 07 June
EU must engage with Azerbaijan or Putin will
Azerbaijan’s strategic yet precarious geopolitical location and situation are such that the country deserves EU support, especially in light of growing tensions with Russia and Iran, MEP Jan Zahradil said in an article published by EURACTIV, a European media platform, APA reports.
17:37 06 June
US presence in Manbij 'subject to political discussion'
The U.S. presence in the Syrian city of Manbij is now subject to "political discussion and policy determination", an anti-Daesh coalition spokesperson said on Tuesday while referring to a roadmap drawn up by Ankara and Washington to stabilize the city, APA reports quoting AA.
02:27 06 June
Joint roadmap for Manbij is for stabilization: US
Senior officials from the U.S. State Department on Tuesday said the aim of a roadmap drawn up by Ankara and Washington is to stabilize the Syrian city of Manbij, APA reports quoting AA.
22:41 05 June
Baku hosts working meeting with NATO education experts
A working meeting between experts of NATO and the Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan within the framework of the Defense Education Enhancement Program (DEEP) got underway in Baku on June 5.
13:09 05 June
NATO not trying to isolate Russia, alliance chief says
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Monday isolating Russia is not a goal that the alliance pursues, adding NATO will continue "to strive for a better relationship" with Moscow, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
00:03 05 June
NATO releases video clip about Azerbaijani peacekeepers in Afghanistan
A special video has been shared on the official twitter page of NATO’s Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan about the involvement of Azerbaijani peacekeepers.
19:58 04 June
Turkish PM vows to clear terrorists east of Euphrates
Turkey will clear terrorists from east of Euphrates east just like Turkish army has done it in this river's west, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Thursday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
22:10 31 May