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Azerbaijani observers to participate in presidential election in Kazakhstan

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 15:27
A delegation led by Chairman of the Azerbaijani Central Election Commission CEC Mazahir Panahov is on a visit to Kazakhstan to observe the countrys extraordinary presidential election to be held on June 9 Trend reports referring to CEC
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Azerbaijans SOFAZ invests in sovereign bonds of Turkey

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 14:22
The State Oil Fund of Azerbaijan SOFAZ by 28 times in 2018 reduced investment in securities deposits and current accounts that do not have an investment rating Trend reports referring to a report by the Chamber of Accounts of Azerbaijan
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Britains May will use remaining time as PM on domestic agenda

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 13:45
Prime Minister Theresa May will use the remainder of time as Britains leader focusing on her domestic agenda her spokeswoman said on Friday when she will officially step down as head of the governing Conservative Party Reuters reports
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Armenian justice minister resigns

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 12:15
Armenias Minister of Justice Artak Zeynalyan has announced his resignation according to Armenpress
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3rd European Games in 2023 look set for Poland

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 11:44
The final deadline for the submission of the completed candidature documents for the 3rd edition of the European Games in 2023 passed on 31 May and the European Olympic Committees EOC confirms that one application has been received from the NOC of Poland as a joint bid from the city of Krakow and the Malopolska Region said a message posted on EOCs website 
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Australian authorities seize 18 tons of crystal meth in largest drug bust

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 11:35
Australian officials have seized the nations largest haul of methamphetamine at the Melbourne waterfront in a shipment of almost 16 metric tons 18 tons of the illicit drug hidden in stereo speakers shipped from Bangkok authorities said on Friday AP reports
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Karabakh conflict not discussed during PashinyanPutin meeting Kremlin

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 10:30
During their meeting in St Petersburg on June 6 Russian President Vladimir Putin and Armenian Prime Nikol Pashinyan did not discuss the NagornoKarabakh conflict Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters RIA Novosti reported
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Death toll rises in Sudans demonstrations hits 113

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 09:59
The death toll from a government crackdown on protesters in Sudans capital has reached to 113 the Central Committee of Sudanese Doctors said Friday Anadolu Agency reports
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Azerbaijan joins exhibition in Minsk as part of 2nd European Games

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 09:33
The sculptures dedicated to the various kinds of sports created by Azerbaijani sculptors during the first European Games Baku2015 are being demonstrated at the exhibition entitled Sports is high art which is being held in Belarus Trend reports on June 7
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New administrative building of Azerbaijani MoD Command Control Center opens VIDEO

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 09:03
Azerbaijani Minister of Defense Colonel General Zakir Hasanov attended the opening of a new administrative building of the Command Control Center of one of the ministrys main departments on June 6
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New administrative building of Azerbaijani MoD Command Control Center opens VIDEO

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 09:03
Azerbaijani Minister of Defense Colonel General Zakir Hasanov attended the opening of a new administrative building of the Command Control Center of one of the ministrys main departments on June 6
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Baku Olympic Stadium classified in UEFA Elite List of Stadia

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 08:53
The Baku Olympic Stadium has been classified in the UEFA Elite List of Stadia
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Azercell Xəzər TV hold joint charity project

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 08:43
Azercell which has always been a company that supports social projects continued its activity in this direction during the month of Ramadan Within the joint initiative of Azercell and Xəzər TV Mobile Eye and Mobile Dental clinics of Azercell visited Tartar Aghdam and Tovuz cities in May Approximately 3 000 people benefited from free checkups organized within the framework of this charity project
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German killer nurse gets life for 85 hospital murders

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 08:41
A German court Thursday handed a life sentence to a nurse believed to be the most prolific serial killer in the countrys postwar history for the unfathomable crime of murdering 85 patients in his care AFP reported
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Libyan navy says 82 migrants rescued off western coast

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 08:24
Libyan navy says 82 migrants rescued off western coast
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TAP completes shallow water pipelay in Albania

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 07:50
Shallow water pipelay and offshore backfilling in Albania as part of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline TAP project is now complete Trend reports citing TAP AG consortium
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Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 30 times

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 07:17
Over the past 24 hours Armenian armed forces have violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops 30 times the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said on June 7
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Azerbaijan puts forward its candidacy to UNESCO committee

News.Az - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 07:10
The seventh session of the Conference of Parties to the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions opened at UNESCO headquarters in Paris the Azerbaijani Ministry of Culture told Trend
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Russian MFA talks on attempts to politicize UEFA Europa League final match in Baku

News.Az - Wed, 05/06/2019 - 15:00
Politicization of sporting events is a phenomenon contrary to the decisions adopted in particular by the UN as well as bilateral and multilateral agreements among countries spokesperson for the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said at the briefing Trend reports on June 5
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