President Ilham Aliyev receives Russian foreign intelligence chief
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received Director of the Foreign Intelligence Service of the Russian Federation Sergei Naryshkin on April 24, the press service of the Azerbaijani president reported.
09:52 24 April
Russian minister: Stability in Azerbaijan is of great importance
Stability in Azerbaijan is of great importance, Russian Minister of Economic Development Maksim Oreshkin said at a meeting with Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev in Baku on April 23, APA reported.
11:49 23 April
Putin, Trump will not allow armed confrontation between Russia, US – Lavrov
Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump will absolutely not allow armed confrontation between Russia and the US, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told RIA Novosti in an interview.
12:01 20 April
US State Dept warns Turkey of possible sanctions over S-400 purchase
Turkey could face US sanctions if it goes ahead with plans to purchase S-400 missile defense systems from Russia, and it can also affect Ankara’s participation in the F-35 program, Assistant Secretary of State Wess Mitchell told the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Wednesday, APA reports citing Sputnik.
00:12 20 April
Putin, Merkel discuss Syria — Kremlin
Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have held a telephone conversation to stress the importance of thorough and impartial investigation to be conducted by the OPCW mission in Syria, the Kremlin said on Tuesday, APA reported citing TASS.
14:59 17 April
Trump administration delays new sanctions on Russia: official
U.S. President Donald Trump has delayed imposing additional sanctions on Russia and is unlikely to approve them unless Moscow carries out a new cyber attack or some other provocation, a senior administration official said on Monday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:27 17 April
Putin, Erdogan agree to intensify bilateral cooperation on Syrian issue
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a phone conversation on Saturday, during which they discussed missile strikes of the United States and its allies on Syria and agreed to intensify bilateral cooperation aimed at political settlement of the Syrian crisis, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
01:32 15 April
Putin: Operation launched by US and allies is aggression against sovereign state
Russian President Vladimir Putin has publicly voiced his attitude toward military strikes by US, Britain and France over some facilities in Syria.
11:59 14 April
U.S., Britain, France launch air strikes in Syria
U.S., British and French forces pounded Syria with air strikes early on Saturday in response to a poison gas attack that killed dozens of people last week, in the biggest intervention by Western powers against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:26 14 April
Macron urges stepped-up dialogue with Russia over Syria
French President Emmanuel Macron stressed on Friday concerns about the deterioration of the situation in Syria in a phone call with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin and called for more dialogue with Moscow, APA reported citing Reuters.
17:22 13 April
Erdogan: Supporters of murderous Assad and PYD are mistaken
Those who support murderous Assad and PYD are mistaken, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday, APA reported citing NTV channel.
14:12 12 April
Vladimir Putin phones Ilham Aliyev
On April 12, President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin made a phone call to President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev.
13:55 12 April
Putin congratulates Ilham Aliyev on victory in presidential election
Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a congratulatory message to Ilham Aliyev on the occasion of his re-election as president of Azerbaijan, APA reported.
12:22 12 April
Putin's inauguration scheduled for 7 May
Russia's President-elect Vladimir Putin is to swear in as the new head of state on 7 May, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said as he presented a government performance report to the State Duma on 11 April, APA reported citing BelTA.
16:45 11 April
Turkish, Russian presidents discuss Syria over phone
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke over the phone on Monday with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin and voiced concern over attacks in Syria’s Douma and Eastern Ghouta, according to a presidential source, APA reported citing Anadolu Agency.
15:50 09 April
Russia says it will respond firmly to new U.S. sanctions
Moscow said on Friday it would respond firmly to new U.S. sanctions imposed against Russian businessmen, companies and government officials for what Washington called “malign activity” including alleged meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:09 07 April
Russia appoints new ambassador to Armenia
Russian President Vladimir Putin has appointed Sergey Kopyrkin as Russia’s ambassador to Armenia, APA reports citing news.am.
17:50 06 April
Azerbaijani President: "Our personal relations with Vladimir Putin are one of the major factors for successful bilateral relations"
Frequent meetings and relations of trust with Russian President Vladimir Putin contribute a great deal to the strengthening of inter-state ties between Azerbaijan and Russia, Azerbaijani leader Ilham Aliyev told ITAR-TASS First Deputy Director-General Mikhail Gusman in an interview, APA reports.
21:24 05 April
Tripartite summit on Syria held in Ankara - UPDATED
A tripartite summit on Syria was held Wednesday in Ankara with the participation of Turkish, Russian and Iranian presidents, APA reports citing Anadolu Agency.
16:43 04 April
Turkey, Russia agree on early delivery of S-400 systems
Ankara and Moscow have agreed on the early delivery of Russian S-400 air defense systems to Turkey, the leaders of the two countries said on Tuesday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
22:36 03 April