San Diego proclaims May 28 as “100th Anniversary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic Day”
The City of San Diego, which is the second-largest city in the U.S. State of California and eighth-largest in the U.S., has proclaimed May 28, 2018 as “100th Anniversary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic Day” in the city. Presented by City Council member Christopher Ward, the proclamation was signed by San Diego Mayor, City Council President and all City Council members, Azerbaijan’s Consulate General in Los Angeles told APA.
10:07 26 May
Mayor of Cleveland signs proclamation designating May 28 as Centennial Celebration of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic
Mayor of the City of Cleveland, Ohio of the United States Frank G. Jackson signed a proclamation designating May 28, 2018 as the Centennial Celebration of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic in the City of Cleveland, APA reports.
07:01 26 May
U.N. urges Saudi-led coalition to speed Yemen imports, avoid starvation
The United Nations aid chief urged the Saudi-led military coalition that controls Yemen’s ports to expedite imports of food and fuel supplies, warning that a further 10 million Yemenis could face starvation by year-end, APA reports quoting Reuters.
21:08 25 May
U.N. Security Council approves North Korea travel to Singapore: diplomats
A United Nations Security Council committee on Wednesday approved the travel of North Korean officials to Singapore for a June 12 summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and planning meetings, diplomats said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
00:21 24 May
UK calls refusal from Iran nuclear deal catastrophe
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's promise to slap the "strongest sanctions in history" on Tehran after Washington's withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal has prompted an outcry from European officials, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
20:08 22 May
Blasts at Afghan cricket match kill eight spectators
Eight people were killed and dozens more wounded by multiple explosions at a cricket match in the eastern city of Jalalabad late on Friday night, officials said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
20:55 19 May
Turkey's Erdogan says to raise Gaza violence at U.N. General Assembly
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday he would raise the violence in Gaza at the United Nations General Assembly, after dozens of Palestinian protesters were killed by Israeli security forces this week.
00:12 19 May
Iran calls on Muslims to revise trade ties with U.S. after Jerusalem move
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Friday called on Muslim countries to revise their economic ties with the United States in response to its relocation of its embassy to Jerusalem, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:07 18 May
Putin approves new cabinet
The Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev suggested the candidates for ministers at the meeting with President Vladimir Putin. Putin supported the candidacies proposed by Medvedev, APA reports citing TASS.
17:14 18 May
Saudi Arabia, UAE, Russia to discuss oil supplies following US withdrawal from JCPOA
Saudi Arabia's Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Khalid al-Falih and UAE Minister of Energy and Industry Suhail al Mazroui plan to discuss with Russia’s Energy Minister Alexander Novak oil supplies in connection with the US withdrawal from the nuclear agreement with Iran (the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)). This is according to a statement by the UAE Ministry of Energy, APA reports quoting TASS.
06:12 18 May
Russia, Syria can start work to rebuild Syrian economy, says Putin
Russian President Vladimir Putin believes time has come for rebuilding the Syrian economy and suggested Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to discuss these plans.
04:14 18 May
May 28 declared Azerbaijan National Day in capital of Arkansas
Mayor of the city of Little Rock, the capital city of the U.S. state of Arkansas, Mark Stodola proclaimed May 28, 2018 to be Azerbaijan National Day in Little Rock, Azerbaijani Embassy in Washington told APA.
05:23 17 May
UN 'collapsed' in face of Gaza killings: Turkish leader
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday criticized the United Nations for doing nothing against Israel, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
00:02 17 May
May 28 declared Azerbaijan National Day in capital of Mississipi
Mayor of the city of Jackson, the capital city of the U.S. state of Mississippi, Chokwe Antar Lumumba proclaimed May 28, 2018 to be Azerbaijan National Day in Jackson, Azerbaijani Embassy in Washington told APA.
06:30 15 May
Armenian president appoints new FM
Representative of Armenia in the United Nations, Ambassador Zohrab Mnatsakanyan has been appointed the Foreign Minister of Armenia, APA reports quoting news.am.
19:59 12 May
US condemns Iranian 'destabilizing influence' in region
The U.S. on Friday condemned Iran's "destabilizing influence" in the Middle East, pointing to its support for a rebel group in Yemen and recent clashes with Israel, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
07:59 12 May
May 28 declared Azerbaijan National Day in Pennsylvania
Governor of State of Pennsylvania of the United States Tom Wolf proclaimed May 28, 2018 to be Azerbaijan National Day in Pennsylvania, Azerbaijani Embassy in Washington told APA.
06:33 12 May
Santa Fe proclaims May 28 as ‘Azerbaijan National Day’
The City of Santa Fe, which is the capital of the U.S. State of New Mexico, has proclaimed May 28, 2018 as “Azerbaijan National Day” in the city. The relevant proclamation was signed by the Mayor of Santa Fe Alan M. Webber.
10:10 11 May
New book on Azerbaijan published in Los Angeles
The Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles has published a book on Azerbaijan in English in order to further convey the truth of Azerbaijan to the U.S. public, APA reported.
10:31 10 May
Hikmat Hajiyev: The new Prime Minister of Armenia makes controversial statements about the negotiation process
Hikmat Hajiyev, Spokesperson of MFA Azerbaijan commented to the remarks of new Prime Minister of Armenia N.Pashinyan on Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, APA reports.
22:01 09 May