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Congressman US eyes to further strengthen strategic relations with Azerbaijan

News.Az - Wed, 05/06/2019 - 10:40
Today Azerbaijan is an important partner of the US and plays a significant role in the Caucasus and Central Asia US Congressman from the Republican Party Alabama Robert Aderholt said in his statement on the occasion of the 101st anniversary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic
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SOCAR increases revenues from oil and gas sale

News.Az - Wed, 05/06/2019 - 09:03
The revenues of Azerbaijani state oil company SOCAR from the sale of oil reached 585 billion manats in 2018 compared to 5659 billion manats in 2017 Trend reports referring to the companys consolidated financial report for 2018
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45 illegal immigrants rescued off western Libyan coast

News.Az - Wed, 05/06/2019 - 08:33
The Libyan navy on Tuesday announced rescuing 45 immigrants off the countrys western coast in an operation earlier in the day Xinhua reports
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Armenia continues violating ceasefire with Azerbaijan

News.Az - Wed, 05/06/2019 - 07:54
Over the past 24 hours Armenian armed forces have violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops 21 times using heavy machine guns the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said on June 5
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Russias Khabib Becomes highestpaid athlete in UFC after closing new deal

News.Az - Wed, 05/06/2019 - 07:11
Khabib Nurmagomedov the UFC lightweight champion has gained extreme popularity following his victory in a fight against now retired Conor McGregor in October 2018 the UFC lightweight champion has gained extreme popularity following his victory in a fight against now retired Conor McGregor in October 2018 The Russian fighter is expected to appear in the Octagon to face interim UFC lightweight champion Dustin Poirier later this year Sputnik reports
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MFA Azerbaijan welcomes French court decision to cancel illegal agreement

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 21:30
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs welcomes the decision of the administrative court of CergyPontoise of the Republic of France of 29 May of this year on the abolition of the illegal treaty of October 22 2018 signed between the Arnouville city of France and one of the administrative regions of the occupied Khojavand region of Azerbaijan Trend reports referring the press service of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry
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Minister Hasanov to attend regular meeting of CIS Council of defense ministers

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 20:54
Azerbaijani Minister of Defense ColonelGeneral Zakir Hasanov will attend a meeting of the Council of Defense Ministers of the Commonwealth of Independent States to be held in Anapa the Russian Federation
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Shooting kills one person in US city of Boston suspect caught

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 19:25
Police in US city of Boston on Tuesday responded to a shooting that has led to one death according to local police Trend reports citing Xinhua
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Prague court allows extradition of Armenian expresidents nephew

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 18:47
The Prague City Court in the Czech Republic has allowed Czech lawenforcement authorities to extradite Narek Sargsyan nephew of the former president of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan to Armenia ONA reports citing Interfax
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Mehriban Aliyeva congratulates Azerbaijani people on Ramadan holiday

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 17:37
First VicePresident of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has congratulated Azerbaijani people on the occasion of Ramadan holiday ONA reports citing the Presidential press service
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Azerbaijan presented at biggest transport exhibition in Europe for first time

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 17:18
For the first time Azerbaijan participates in the Munich exhibition Transport Logistic which is held in the center Messe Munchen on June 47 2019 Trend reports with reference to Azerbaijan Railways CJSC
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Armenia fails to see economic benefits of just settlement of NagornoKarabakh conflict

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 15:22
Twentyfifth anniversary of the agreement on ceasefire in the ArmeniaAzerbaijan NagornoKarabakh conflict was marked on May 12 2019 writes Head of the Azerbaijani Presidents Administration Ramiz Mehdiyev in his article entitled ArmeniaAzerbaijan NagornoKarabakh conflict sources of problems and prospects for settlement Trend reports on June 4
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Intermountain Jewish News Azerbaijan aims to be model for its region world

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 14:33
Azerbaijan aims to be a model for its region and the world reads an article published by the newspaper Intermountain Jewish News
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Deputy PM those who fell from grace once can never redeem themselves

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 14:13
Twentysix years ago on June 4 1993 the people rebelled against the rule of the Azerbaijani Popular FrontMusavat Ali Ahmadov Azerbaijani Deputy Prime Minister and Deputy Chairman and Executive Secretary of the ruling New Azerbaijan Party wrote in a post on his Facebook page Trend reports
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SOCARs net profit declines operating profit up

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 13:39
The net profit of the Azerbaijani state oil company SOCAR decreased by 171 times compared to 2018 Trend reports referring to the companys consolidated financial report for 2018
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Sudanese opposition rejects militarys transition plan after day of violence

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 13:27
Sudans opposition on Tuesday rejected a plan by its military rulers to hold elections within nine months a day after the worst bout of violence since Omar alBashir was ousted as president in April Reuters reports
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Azerbaijani community of NagornoKarabakh Public Association appeals to Armenians VIDEO

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 12:20
The Azerbaijani community of NagornoKarabakh region of the Republic of Azerbaijan Public Association has appealed to the Armenians Trend reports
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Reps of IOM Azerbaijan Mission visits Ministry of Transport Communications and High Technologies

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 12:12
On 31 May 2019 Vladimir Gjorgjiev the Chief of IOM Mission to Azerbaijan met with Ramin Guluzade the Minister of Transport Communications and High Technologies of the Republic of Azerbaijan the Missions press service told NewsAz
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Minister more than 100 tourist routes created in Azerbaijani national parks

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 12:04
Over 100 tourist routes have been created in national parks of Azerbaijan which are provided with appropriate infrastructure Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources Mukhtar Babayev said while speaking at the presentation of From City to Village agroecotourism project Trend reports
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Bakus first House of SMEs to open soon

News.Az - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 11:14
Soon the first House of Small and Mediumsized Enterprises SME will be opened in Baku Orkhan Mammadov chairman of the board of the Agency for the Development of Small and Mediumsized Enterprises SMEs under the Ministry of Economy of Azerbaijan said at a conference titled The State is the best partner of the entrepreneur Trend reports
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