Clinton says she’ll stand by NATO allies against any Russian threats.
Baku-APA. Hillary Clinton says the U.S. needs a leader who’ll work with allies to keep America safe, APA reports quoting the Washington Post.
07:40 29 July
Russia beefs up military on southwestern flank as NATO approaches
Baku-APA. Russia has strengthened its southwestern flank as NATO builds up its military presence and Ukraine remains unstable, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Wednesday in remarks the United States called contrary to efforts to lower tensions, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:39 28 July
No Turkish military base being created in Azerbaijan – parliament vice-speaker
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. No Turkish military base is being created on the territory of Azerbaijan, Ziyafat Asgarov, the first vice-speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament, chairman of the parliamentary security, defense and anti-corruption Committee, told APA on Friday.
17:02 22 July
US, NATO and all European countries must support Azerbaijan: opinion
Baku – APA. The United States, NATO and all European countries must support Azerbaijan in this renewed conflict because history dictates that support, reads an article by renowned writer and journalist Raoul Lowery Contreras, which was published by The Daily Caller publication.
13:15 21 July
Ankara seeks new meeting of Turkish, Azerbaijani, Georgian presidents
Baku. Turbat Baghirova – APA. Ankara wants the second meeting of Turkish, Azerbaijani and Georgian presidents to be held in Azerbaijan in the short run, said Turkey’s Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, the local newspaper Yeni Akit reported.
12:05 20 July
US ambassador denies 'lack of respect' for Turkish govt
Baku-APA. The U.S. ambassador to Turkey has said that a statement circulating on the Internet which suggests a lack of respect for the Turkish government was falsely attributed to him by sympathizers of alleged coup leader, Fetullah Gulen, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
03:24 19 July
Turkish president in contact with German, NATO leaders
Baku-APA. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan held separate phone conversations with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Monday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
22:36 18 July
Turkey coup could threaten country's NATO membership, Kerry warns
Baku – APA. Turkey could fall foul of NATO's "requirement with respect to democracy" if it fails to uphold the rule of law in the wake of an attempted coup, the US Secretary of State John Kerry has warned, the British online newspaper Independent reported.
17:33 18 July
US, EU urge Turkey to uphold democratic principles as it responds to failed coup attempt
Baku – APA. The EU and US united Monday in calling for Turkey to uphold democratic principles as it responds to a failed coup attempt over the weekend, Politico Europe newspaper reported.
16:11 18 July
Kerry: US awaits ‘formal request’ for Gulen extradition
Baku – APA. The US is awaiting a formal plea to turn over a Pennsylvania-based cleric suspected by Turkey of inspiring a military coup attempt, said Secretary of State John Kerry dismissing as “irresponsible” any accusation of US involvement in the uprising, Bloomberg reports.
15:43 18 July
Barack Obama: "U.S to continue its unwavering support for Turkey’s democratically elected government"
Baku-APA. President Barack Obama received a briefing today from his national security team on the situation in Turkey following a coup attempt, White House officials said, APA reports quoting the U.S. Department of Defense.
23:19 16 July
NATO's chief called for full respect for Turkey's democratic institutions and constitution
Baku-APA. NATO's chief has called for "full respect" for Turkey's democratic institutions and constitution, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:21 16 July
Obama would continue to get regular updates on Turkey
Baku-APA. The White House says President Barack Obama has been briefed on developments in key NATO ally Turkey where the military claims to have seized power in a coup, APA reports.
03:30 16 July
Turkey army says it seizes power: Martial law imposed
Istanbul. Mayis Alizadeh - APA. . Curfew and martial law imposed was imposed in Turkey as military said that has taken power, APA’s Turkish bureau reports.
02:07 16 July
President Aliyev: Azerbaijan, Turkey to continue standing by each other
Baku – APA. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received a delegation led by Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey Mevlut Cavusoglu.
12:54 15 July
Kerry seeks Russian cooperation despite deep misgivings within U.S. administration
Baku-APA. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry heads to Moscow on Thursday to again seek deeper Russian cooperation in the war against Islamic State in Syria, but he faces strong opposition from defense and intelligence officials who argue that Washington and Moscow have diametrically opposite objectives in the country, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:24 14 July
Russia offers to fly warplanes more safely over Baltics
Baku-APA. Moscow offered to fly its jets over the Baltic region with their transponders engaged, an apparent concession to NATO powers who accuse Russia's air force of endangering aviation by turning off the devices that allow them to be detected by ground radar, APA reports quoting Reuters.
01:26 14 July
Hillary Clinton eyes retired NATO Commander for running mate
Baku-APA. A retired four star general is topping the list of possible running mates for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. James G. Stavridis, NATO's 16th supreme allied commander, and current dean of the Fletcher School at Tufts University, is reportedly being vetted by the Clinton campaign, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:50 13 July
Russian, German MPs discuss results of NATO summit
Baku-APA. Results of the recent NATO summit in Warsaw were in focus of a meeting between Alexei Pushkov, the chairman of the international committee of the Russian State Duma lower parliament house, and Gernot Erler, the German government’s coordinator for inter-societal cooperation with Russia and a parliament member with the Social Democratic Party of Germany, the Duma committee’s press service said, APA reportrs quoting TASS.
20:57 12 July
A group of Azerbaijani peacekeepers seen off to Afghanistan
The peacekeeping contingent of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces has been serving under the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan since November 20, 2002.
19:07 12 July