Russia takes over UN Security Council presidency
Baku – APA. Russia is taking over presidency of the United Nations Security Council from October 1, TASS reports.
11:50 01 October
UN to investigate attack on Syria convoy
Baku-APA. The United Nations announced Friday the establishment of a committee to investigate a deadly attack on its convoys in Syria last week that killed at least 18 people, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
04:36 01 October
At least 18 killed, some 60 injured in Syrian militants' shelling of Aleppo
Baku-APA. At least 18 people were killed and more than 60 people were injured in a Friday mortar attack carried out by militants in the Syrian northern city of Aleppo, a medical source told RIA Novosti, APA reports.
03:05 01 October
Turkish jets destroy dozens of Daesh targets in Syria
Baku-APA. The Turkish military hit more than 100 Daesh targets in northern Syria on Friday as part of the ongoing Operation Euphrates Shield, according to a military source, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
00:18 01 October
US refusal to work with Russia on Syria 'gift' for terrorists
Baku – APA. The possible refusal of the United States to cooperate with Russia on the Syrian crisis settlement will become the best present for terrorists operating in the Arab republic, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Thursday, APA reported citing Sputnik International.
11:27 30 September
Turkey 'all for' cooperation with Russia on Syria
Baku-APA. Turkey is ready to cooperate with Russia on a ceasefire in Syria, Ankara’s foreign minister said Thursday, APa reports quoting Anadolu.
05:35 30 September
Lavrov, Steinmeier discuss Ukraine, Syria in Phone Talks
Baku-APA. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his German counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmeier discussed in a phone call on Thursday the situation in Ukraine and Syria, the Russian Foreign Ministry said, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
21:44 29 September
Moscow regards Washington’s statements as a call to action
Baku – APA. Moscow cannot regard Washington’s statements as anything other than a call to action, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said at a weekly press conference in Moscow, Sputnik International reported.
18:06 29 September
“Azerbaijani example shows religious coexistence is possible”
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloghlu – APA. Azerbaijani example showed that the coexistence of people of different religious is possible, said Hassan Chalghoumi, Chairman of the Conference of French Imams.
15:38 29 September
Russian FM spokesperson comments on US counterpart’s statement on ‘possible attacks’ in Russia
Baku – APA. Russian FM Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova hit back at her US counterpart John Kirby, who warned that terrorist attacks may take place in Russia if the civil war continues in Syria. His remark sounds like a call to “get ’em,” she noted, RT reported.
13:58 29 September
Turkey's security council recommends extending emergency
Baku-APA. Turkey's top security body on Wednesday advised extending the country's ongoing state of emergency, according to initial reports from a meeting in the Turkish capital, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
06:36 29 September
US threatens to cut ties with Russia for Aleppo attacks
Baku-APA. Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday told his Russian counterpart Washington is preparing to cut contact with Russia on Syria talks unless Moscow stops attacks on Aleppo, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
04:22 29 September
U.S. to send more troops to Iraq ahead of Mosul battle
Baku-APA. Turkish jets on Wednesday hit dozens of Daesh targets as part of the ongoing Operation Euphrates Shield in northern Syria, a military source said, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
00:47 29 September
Prosecutor seeks 14 years for Azerbaijan citizen accused of fighting in Syria
Baku. Etibar Mammadov – APA. The Baku Court on Grave Crimes on Wednesday resumed the trial of Zohrab Mammadov, an Azerbaijani citizen convicted of fighting in the ranks of the “Jaish al-Muhajireen wal-Ansar” armed organization operating in Syria.
17:19 28 September
East Libya's General asks Russia for weapons
Baku-APA. Libya's Gen. Khalifa Haftar, who leads forces loyal to the Tobruk-based Council of Deputies, has requested Russia to end its arms embargo on Libya and begin supplying weapons and military equipment to eastern Libyan forces, a Russian diplomatic source said Wednesday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
08:15 28 September
OPEC set for no deal as Iran rejects Saudi oil output offer
Baku-APA. Iran rejected on Tuesday an offer from Saudi Arabia to limit its oil output in exchange for Riyadh cutting supply, dashing market hopes the two major OPEC producers would find a compromise this week to help ease a global glut of crude, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:21 27 September
Turkey hits dozens of Daesh targets in northern Syria
Baku-APA. Turkish forces hit dozens of Daesh targets as part of its ongoing Operation Euphrates Shield in northern Syria, military sources said on Tuesday, APA reports quoting AA.
22:54 27 September
Russian warplanes pound Aleppo neighborhood, six killed
Baku-APA.At least six civilians were killed and another 19 injured on Tuesday when Russian warplanes struck Aleppo city’s opposition-held Al-Mashhad district with vacuum bombs, according to a local civil defense source, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
20:59 27 September
Moscow makes public full text of Russia-US deal on Syria
Baku-APA. Moscow made public the full text of the Russia-US deal on Syria, the Russian Foreign Ministry announced on Tuesday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
20:12 27 September
U.S. hotels in Adana, Turkey, could be targets of attacks -U.S. consulate
Baku-APA. The U.S. Consulate in Adana, Turkey, warned Americans on Monday that it had received specific and credible threats of potential terrorist activity targeting U.S.-branded hotels in Adana, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:41 27 September