Jordan’s king, Israeli PM hold discussions in Amman
Jordanian King Abdullah II on Monday conducted discussions with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during which they discussed "efforts to resolve the Palestinian-Israeli conflict", APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
02:05 19 June
Elmar Mammadyarov: "Azerbaijan remains ready to contribute to the just solution of the Palestinian issue"
“Azerbaijan, as always, remains ready to contribute to this end and we reaffirm our full solidarity and support for the just and comprehensive solution of the Palestinian issue,” said Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said during his speech at OIC Extraordinary Islamic Summit Conference, APA reports.
05:06 19 May
Russia says concerned over 'dangerous escalation' in Gaza
Moscow is highly concerned over the escalation of tensions in the Gaza Strip and denounces the use of military force against the civil population, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Wednesday, APA reported citing TASS.
14:05 16 May
Israeli ambassador: Peace will not be attainable as long as Palestinians refuse to recognize Jewish people as a nation - INTERVIEW
Q: Mr. Ambassador, as you know, the United States relocated its embassy to Jerusalem yesterday. The opening ceremony took place. First of all, how do you feel about it?
13:20 16 May
U.S. blames Hamas for deadly Gaza violence
The White House on Monday blamed the Palestinian militant group Hamas for deadly violence on Israel’s border with Gaza where Israeli troops fatally shot dozens of Palestinian protesters, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:35 15 May
At least 52 Palestinians killed by Israeli army at Gaza border - UPDATED-4
Israeli forces killed at least 52 Palestinians along the Gaza border, as demonstrators streamed to the frontier on the day the United States opened its embassy in Jerusalem, APA reports quoting Reuters.
21:13 14 May
Israeli gunfire kills Palestinian as border protest builds to climax
Israeli troops killed a Palestinian and hundreds of others were hurt on Friday, Palestinian medical workers said, bringing to 44 the number killed during a six-week protest at the Gaza-Israel border, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:17 12 May
Mahmoud Abbas sends congratulatory letter to Ilham Aliyev
Mahmoud Abbas, President of the State of Palestine, Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization has congratulated Ilham Aliyev over his victory in the April 11 presidential election in Azerbaijan.
18:57 16 April
Syrian ambassador to UN accuses some NAM countries of financing terrorism
The Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) is based on the principles of sovereignty, respect for territorial integrity, equality and non-interference in the internal affairs of the countries and the non-use of violence, said Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN, Ambassador Bashar Jaafari.
13:25 06 April
NAM Mid-Term Ministerial Conference underway in Baku - UPDATED
The Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Mid-Term Ministerial Conference, titled “Promoting international peace and security for sustainable development”, is underway in Baku.
14:45 05 April
Ambassador Dan Stav: Israel, Azerbaijan enjoy excellent relations in defense sector - INTERVIEW
Q: How did bilateral relations between Azerbaijan and Israel develop during your term as Israeli Ambassador to Azerbaijan?
13:15 27 March
Lebanon’s ex-PM: Unresolved Palestinian conflict lies at root of developments in region
After the collapse of the Ottoman Empire, the region experienced political disasters and upheavals, said former Prime Minister of Lebanon Fouad Siniora.
10:37 16 March
Palestine ready to exchange minor territories with Israel - Abbas
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas addressed a meeting of the UN Security Council Tuesday, urging the international body to recognize the state of Palestine, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
22:49 20 February
German minister warns Israel it faces growing frustration in Europe
German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel warned Israel on Wednesday that it faced growing frustration in Europe amid concern for the future of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:04 31 January
Trump casts doubt on Middle East peace talks
US President Donald Trump has questioned whether peace talks with Israel will ever resume, blaming the Palestinians, APA reports quoting CNN.
21:15 25 January
Hezbollah accuses Israel of Sidon bombing
The leader of Lebanon’s Hezbollah accused Israel on Friday of a bomb attack that wounded a member of the Palestinian group Hamas in the Lebanese city of Sidon, calling it an act of aggression, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
20:49 19 January
Mideast needs two-state solution, Pope says in Christmas message
Pope Francis used his Christmas message on Monday to call for a negotiated two-state solution to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, after U.S. President Donald Trump stoked regional tensions with his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
04:38 26 December
OIC member states recognize E. Jerusalem as Palestine’s capital
Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member states adopted a final declaration, recognizing Palestine as a state with East Jerusalem as its capital following an extraordinary summit meeting in Istanbul on Wednesday.
17:13 13 December
Ilham Aliyev: U.S. should reconsider its decision on Jerusalem
The U.S. president's decision to recognize Jerusalem (al-Quds) as the capital of Israel, which runs contrary to international law and the UN Security Council resolution, and to move the country’s embassy to this city causes a great concern, said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
16:46 13 December
Erdogan's position on Jerusalem does not coincide with Russia's - Peskov
Russian presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday that the position of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the Palestinian-Israeli conflict does not coincide with Russia’s, APA reported citing Russia Today.
14:51 13 December