Home politics leads criticism of Turkey, Erdogan says
Domestic politics are at the heart of the current poor state of relations between Turkey and some European countries, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday, APA reports citing Anadolu agency.
05:26 13 August
NATO soldier killed in Afghanistan convoy attack: coalition
A NATO soldier was killed and six other personnel were wounded in Afghanistan on Thursday after a suicide bomber attacked their convoy in Kabul province, a coalition statement said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:31 04 August
U.S. VP Pence accuses Russia of attempted coup in Montenegro
The future of the Western Balkans is as part of the West, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Wednesday during a visit to Montenegro two months after it joined NATO in defiance of Russia, according to Reuters.
17:40 02 August
Mike Pence praises Montenegro for 'courage' in 'face of Russian pressure'
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence praised Montenegrin leaders on August 1 for standing up to "Russian pressure" on his final stop of an Eastern European tour aimed at reassuring U.S. allies in the region, RFERL reported.
10:30 02 August
Trump admin to strictly respond to any country seeking to violate Georgia's territorial integrity and sovereignty - Mike Pence
Donald Trump's administration will always strictly respond to the countries that will try to violate Georgia's territorial integrity and sovereignty, - US Vice President Mike Pence said at a joint press conference held together with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, according to Inter Press News.
14:17 01 August
US Vice President: 'Georgia is our main strategic partner'
“Georgia is a main strategic partner of the US,” Vice President Mike Pence said in a joint press conference with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, according to APA’s local bureau.
12:42 01 August
US tanks, armored vehicles arrive in Georgia
The US-made “Abrams” tanks and “Bradley” armored vehicles have arrived in the Vaziani military base by railway from the Poti port, APA's Georgia bureau reported citing the country's Defense Ministry's website.
15:48 26 July
Ethnic minorities in Georgia support country’s EU membership
The National Democratic Institute of the United States (NDI) announced the results of a poll carried out in Georgia.
12:15 26 July
Erdogan says West’s embargo plan against Turkey won’t yield any result
“They threaten us saying German firms will not invest in Turkey’s economy and leave our country. They cannot intimidate us this way,” Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said at a group meeting of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), APA reported.
14:31 25 July
NATO steps in to resolve Turkey-Germany dispute
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has unveiled Monday a new proposal to resolve an ongoing dispute between Ankara and Berlin regarding German lawmakers’ visits to troops stationed in Turkey as part of Alliance missions, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
03:46 25 July
US congress proposes $250mln for allies to counter Russian influence
The US Congress bill on anti-Russian sanctions suggests providing US allies with financial aid to counter Russian influence and, in particular, the possible cyberattacks by Russian hackers, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
22:34 22 July
Azerbaijani peacekeepers return from Afghanistan
According to the rotation plan, a group of 44 Azerbaijani military servicemen returned from Afghanistan to Baku. The group has been serving in Afghanistan within NATO-led non-combat "Resolute Support" mission, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said on its website.
19:29 19 July
Russian S-400 systems' delivery contract with Turkey ready, loan being discussed
Technical issues of the contract for the supply of Russian S-400 missile systems to Turkey have been resolved, only administrative ones remain, the general director of Russia's Rostec state corporation said Tuesday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
21:03 18 July
ANAMA: 300ha area cleared of mine, UXOs in Jojug Marjanli
Since its creation, the Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA) has cleared more than 40,000 hectares of land and neutralized more than 760,000 mines and UXOs, ANAMA Director Gazanfar Ahmadov said on Tuesday, APA reported.
13:15 18 July
NATO to hold exercises in Georgia
NATO's multinational military exercise "Noble Partner - 2017" will start in Georgia on July 30 and last until August 12. The exercises, which will start at the military base in Vaziani near Tbilisi, will be joined by the armed forces of eight countries - Georgia, Turkey, Armenia, the United States, Great Britain, Germany, Slovenia and Ukraine, according to www.newsgeorgia.ge.
10:47 18 July
Sargsyan: Russia’s sale of arms to Azerbaijan is most painful aspect of Armenia-Russia relations
Russia's sale of arms to Azerbaijan is the most painful aspect of the Armenia-Russia relations, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said during a program on Armenia TV, APA reported citing news.am.
14:20 17 July
Turkey’s ruling party says July 15 coup attempt was backed by foreign forces
Last year’s July 15 coup attempt in Turkey was backed by foreign forces, Mahir Unal, deputy chairman and spokesman of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), said at a meeting with Azerbaijani and foreign journalists on Friday.
13:26 14 July
German MP makes statement on killing of two-year-old Azerbaijani girl due to Armenian shelling
In his response to an enquiry by the Berlin office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) regarding the killing of Sahiba Guliyeva and her two-year-old granddaughter Zahra Guliyeva due to Armenian shelling of the civilian population of the Alkhanli village in the Fuzuli district, Bundestag member of CDU/CSU parliamentary group Stephan Mayer made a statement, TEAS told APA.
14:24 13 July
Major NATO drill begins in eastern Europe
A major NATO drill began in eastern Europe on Tuesday that would see the participation of 25,000 military personnel from 22 allied and partner countries, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
04:29 12 July
Ambassador: Poland wants Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity to be restored peacefully
The recent visit of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev to Poland created a very good opportunity to emphasize the 25th anniversary of relations between the two countries, but primarily this created an opportunity to determine new goals in a rapidly changing world, Ambassador of Poland to Azerbaijan Marek Całka told APA.
16:00 11 July