2,200 cholera deaths recorded in Yemen since April: WHO
The World Health Organization (WHO) has recorded at least 2,200 cholera-related deaths in war-torn Yemen since April 27, according to a WHO report released Wednesday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
01:02 16 November
Turkey sends diplomatic note to US over gold trader
Turkey has sent a diplomatic note to the U.S. over Iranian-Turkish businessman Reza Zarrab, said a diplomatic source on Wednesday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
00:08 16 November
Muslim state’s meddling in Lebanon ‘shameful’: Iran’s Rouhani
The Iranian president denounces Saudi Arabia’s interference in Lebanon, saying it is “shameful” that a Muslim state has “begged” the Zionist regime to carry out military strikes against the Lebanese nation.
17:06 15 November
Azerbaijani, Brazilian FMs meet in Baku - UPDATED
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Aloysio Nunes Ferreira, Minister of External Affairs of Federative Republic of Brazil who is on an official visit to Azerbaijan.
16:18 15 November
Azerbaijan reveals rules for treatment of released drug addict prisoners
Azerbaijan has revealed rules for compulsory medical treatment of prisoners who will be released due to drug addiction.
14:38 15 November
Azerbaijan, Brazil agree to expand bilateral ties
Azerbaijan and Brazil have agreed to expand bilateral relations, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said.
14:06 15 November
Zimbabwe: military takes control of state broadcaster in capital Harare, urges calm
The military in Zimbabwe appears to have taken control of the country’s airwaves amid high tension in the capital and reports of explosions, APA reports quoting the Guardian.
07:58 15 November
A reception is held in Paris in honor of the nomination of Baku as a candidate city for the exhibition "Ехpо 2025"
On November 14 in Paris, in the pavilion Royale, a reception was organized in honor of the nomination of Baku, capital city of Azerbaijan as a candidate city for the World Exhibition of the International Bureau of Exhibitions, which is to be held in 2025, APA reports quoting AzerTAc.
05:28 15 November
Defense Ministry provides explanation on wrong photos attached to Abu Kamal statement
The Russian Defense Ministry has described the United States’ refusal to carry out strikes against convoys of the Islamic State (IS, terror group, outlawed in Russia) on November 9 as a fact recorded in the transcripts of the talks and furnished authentic photos of a militant convoy heading for the Syrian-Iraqi border, APA reports quoting TASS.
22:05 14 November
Russia detains 69 extremists in the Moscow region
The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) said Tuesday it had detained in the Moscow region 69 leaders and members of the Islamic Tablighi Jamaat organization banned in Russia as extremist, APA reports quoting Xinhua.
21:15 14 November
EU migrant deal with Libya is 'inhuman' - UN
The EU's policy of aiding Libyan authorities to intercept migrants and return them to detention is "inhuman", the United Nations said on Tuesday, APA reports quoting BBC.
20:04 14 November
New director general of CBC TV channel appointed
Vugar Khalilov has been appointed as new director general of CBC TV channel, APA has learned.
18:52 14 November
Ilham Aliyev: CoE secretary general’s activity caused artificial crisis with Azerbaijan
Today Azerbaijan is a country that has a great reputation on the international arena, said President Ilham Aliyev.
18:39 14 November
London, a city where you can see Sun, rain and Queen at the same time
The rain drops are glowing on the fallen leaves on the ground as the first rays of the Sun begin to shine. Although the weather looks sunny, I can feel the cold of November in my hands as they’re beginning to freeze. I had just thought it was high time I wore gloves that I accidentally bumped into a woman who was passing by. I turned around and saw a middle-aged woman who apologized to me. I, too, apologized to her in my turn. After thanking each other, she went her way and I went mine…
14:00 14 November
Azerbaijani citizen murders his fellow countryman in Moscow, confirm law enforcement
An Azerbaijani citizen murdered his fellow countryman in Moscow oblast, Russian law enforcement authorities told APA’s Moscow correspondent.
13:31 14 November
EBU says Karabakh separatists’ flag to be prevented from being raised at 2017 Junior Eurovision
The flag of the separatist regime created in the occupied Nagorno-Karabakh region of Azerbaijan will be prevented from being raised during the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2017 which is due to take place in Tbilisi on Nov. 26, the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) said in response to APA’s inquiry.
12:19 14 November
Azerbaijan’s Consulate General commemorates Holocaust in Los Angeles
The Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles hosted on Nov. 9, 2017 a commemoration dedicated to the 79th anniversary of the Kristallnacht (Night of Broken Glass) in Nazi Germany, which ushered in the Holocaust against the Jewish people, the Consulate General told APA.
10:50 14 November
Defecting North Korean soldier shot in back, survives to cross DMZ
A North Korean soldier who attempted to defect across the border to South Korea was shot multiple times in the back by his fellow soldiers, but managed to make it to South Korea in the first defection across the heavily militarized border in a decade, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
03:14 14 November
EU appoints new special representative for South Caucasus and crisis in Georgia
The Council of the European Union has appointed Toivo Klaar as EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the crisis in Georgia, APA reported citing EU press service.
14:03 13 November
Nearly 4,600 IDP families in Azerbaijan currently live in homes in disrepair – MP
About 4,600 IDP families in Azerbaijan currently live in homes that are in disrepair, MP Gudrat Hasanguliyev said during a discussion by parliamentary committees of the 2018 state budget package, APA reported.
13:53 13 November