Federica Mogherin: "Trump-Kim summit could resolve Korean nuclear issue"
The possible meeting between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump may contribute to the diplomatic solution of the Korean peninsula’s nuclear issue, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
07:46 14 March
US defense secretary backs Afghan overtures to Taliban
The U.S. Secretary of Defense, James Mattis, on Tuesday backed the Afghan government’s peace process with the Taliban and its efforts to hold talks with Pakistan, according to an Afghan official, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
20:48 13 March
President Ilham Aliyev approves composition of Youth Foundation’s Supervisory Board
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order approving the composition of the Supervisory Board of the Youth Foundation.
19:33 13 March
MP: Azerbaijan likely to see another biased attitude of OSCE/ODIHR towards upcoming presidential election
Unfortunately, the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) are known for its tendentious and biased approaches to elections held in Azerbaijan so far, Elman Nasiro, MP, director of the Institute of Political Studies of the Academy of Public Administration under the President of Azerbaijan, told APA.
17:45 09 March
OSCE/ODIHR to start deployment of long-term observers for Azerbaijan presidential election on March 15
The OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) today formally opened its election observation mission for the 11 April presidential election in the Republic of Azerbaijan, said a press release posted on OSCE’s website.
16:58 09 March
U.S. President's top economic adviser stepping down
Top White House economic adviser Gary Cohn, a Wall Street banker who became a key architect of the 2017 tax overhaul and a bulwark against protectionist forces within the Trump administration, is resigning, the White House said on Tuesday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:23 07 March
Russia comments on delay in appointment of new ambassador to Azerbaijan
Ambassadors of the Russian Federation are appointed by the country’s president, and presidential orders on the appointment of ambassador are published on the presidential administration’s site, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said in her reply to a question about the delay in the appointment of a new ambassador to Azerbaijan, APA’s Moscow correspondent reported.
15:35 02 March
FBI counterintel investigating Ivanka Trump business deal
US counterintelligence officials are scrutinizing one of Ivanka Trump's international business deals, according to two sources familiar with the matter, APA reports quoting CNN.
06:22 02 March
President Ilham Aliyev pays tribute to Khojaly genocide victims
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has visited the monument to the Khojaly genocide victims in the Khatai district on the 26th anniversary of the tragedy.
09:56 26 February
Russian President met with the heads and deputy defense ministers of several countries
Russian President Vladimir Putin met with the heads and deputy defense ministers of Azerbaijan, Armenia, Venezuela, Kazakhstan, Qatar, Mongolia, Serbia, Uzbekistan, Belarus and Kyrgyzstan, invited to a solemn evening on the occasion of the Defender of the Fatherland Day at the State Kremlin Palace in Moscow, APA reports citing website of the Russian presidential administration.
23:37 22 February
Parl’t vice-speaker: Numerous int’l observers to monitor presidential election in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan’s Milli Majlis (parliament) has sent invitations to all parliamentary elections to observe the upcoming presidential election in the country, Parliament First Vice-Speaker Ziyafat Asgarov told APA’s Moscow correspondent.
17:31 20 February
Azerbaijani president appoints members of Civil Service Management Board
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on appointing members of the country’s Civil Service Management Board.
17:26 20 February
Azerbaijan soon to start subsidy payouts to beekeepers
Subsidy payouts to beekeepers will soon begin in Azerbaijan, Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov said on Feb. 17.
14:40 17 February
New US sanctions against Russia to come in near future - US Treasury Secretary
The statement follows January release of the US so-called "Kremlin report," which included 114 Russian politicians, with the Russian presidential administration and members of the government, and 96 business people, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
21:19 14 February
Azerbaijan spends AZN 3.4B on pensions and benefits last year
Azerbaijan spent AZN 3.4 billion on pensions and benefits in 2017, Head of the Department for Work with Documents and Citizens' Requests at the Presidential Administration Suleyman Ismayilov said on February 14.
11:46 14 February
Guba Genocide Memorial Complex under reconstruction
The reconstruction of the Guba Genocide Memorial Complex is underway, academician Isa Habibbeyli, Vice-President of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences and a member of the commission on the Guba genocide memorial complex, said Monday, APA reports.
14:55 12 February
Plan of events on 26th anniversary of Khojaly genocide approved
Head of the Azerbaijani Presidential Administration Ramiz Mehdiyev has issued an order approving the plan of events on the occasion of the 26th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide.
11:20 12 February
The biggest problem of Ukraine is corruption – Poroshenko
The main problem of Ukraine always was and still is corruption. This was stated by President Petro Poroshenko in an interview with the Austrian publication Profil, APAreports quoting gazeta.ru.
05:28 11 February
Trump creates 'National Vetting Center' for immigrants, refugees and travelers
President Donald Trump is finally making good on his promise to implement "extreme vetting" practices for immigrants, refugees and anybody else trying to enter the US, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:44 07 February
Event dedicated to Youth Day held in Buta Palace
An event dedicated to the Day of Youth on February 2 was held in "Buta Palace"
21:48 02 February