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Azerbaijan calls California Resolution on Artsakh just a piece of paper

Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry harshly condemned the California Legislature last week after the State Senate adopted resolution AJR 32 that "encourages and supports the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic's continuing efforts to develop as a free and independent nation" and "urges the President and Congress of the United States to support the ... (more)

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

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Azerbaijan's MoD Confirmed Having Captured Armenian Citizen

Azerbaijan's MoD Confirmed Having Captured Armenian Citizen Pastinfo, News Agency Law - 02 September 2014, 16:15 The Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan has confirmed today that a citizen of Armenia was captured on August 26. They attached Sargis Ananyan's photo and a video, Pastinfo informed.

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Georgia, Iran resume political consultations

Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 2 By Elmira Tariverdiyeva - Trend: Chairman of the Georgian Parliament's Foreign Relations Committee Tedo Japaridze continues his visit to Iran, which kicked off on Sept.

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European Commission to hold gas talks with Russia on Thursday

The European Commission will hold expert-level talks with Russia on Thursday to try to solve the Ukraine gas price row, Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger said on Tuesday.

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Over 4,500 people registered as missing in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 2 Trend: The International Committee of the Red Cross has registered more than 4,500 missing persons as a result of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, according to a message from the committee.

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Karabakh's Independence 'Irreversible,' Says Sarkisian

Nagorno-Karabakh - Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian marks the 23rd anniversary of Karabakh's declaration of independence from Azerbaijan in Stepanakert, 2Sep2014.

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Turkmenistan aims to develop long-term partnership ties with Azerbaijan

Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 2 Trend: Turkmenistan is committed to develop long-term partnership ties with Azerbaijan on an equal and mutually beneficial basis in the best traditions of centuries-old friendship and good-neighborliness, Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said.

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Azerbaijani president receives German politicians and entrepreneurs

Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 2 Trend: President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a German delegation comprising Hanns-Eberhard Schleyer, chairman of the Board of the German-Azerbaijani Forum, former Secretary General of the German Confederation of Skilled Crafts, former State Secretary, Karin Strenz, MP, chair of the Parliamentary ... (more)

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Kazakhstan to create Mandatory Health Insurance Fund

Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 2 By Elena Kosolapova - Trend: Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev ordered to create a fund of obligatory medical insurance, Novosti-Kazakhstan reported.

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Azerbaijani president attends opening of another road junction in Baku

Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 2 Trend: President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended the opening of a multi-tier road junction on the intersection of Ziya Bunyadov Avenue and Abdulvahab Salamzade Street, Ali Mustafayev Street and Huseynbala Aliyev Street .

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Europe Should Choose Between Azerbaijani Energy Vectors and Democracy

EUROPE SHOULD CHOOSE BETWEEN AZERBAIJANI ENERGY VECTORS AND DEMOCRACY Friday, 29 August 2014 16:17 http://artsakhtert.com/eng/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1557:-europe-should-choose-between-azerbaijani-energy-vectors-and-democracy&catid=5:politics&Itemid=17 When watching the video on the trilateral meeting in Sochi, which was spread ... (more)

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Azerbaijan Buying Coast Guard Vessels From Israel

1, 2014 Azerbaijan is acquiring 12 new coast guard vessels from Israel and is discussing the possibility of buying naval corvettes, as well.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

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Tajikistan and Iran to discuss prospects for economic cooperation

Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept.1 By Elena Kosolapova - Trend: Tajik's capital, the city of Dushanbe will host the tenth meeting of the intergovernmental commission on trade and economic, cultural and technical cooperation between Tajikistan and Iran, Asia-Plus reported on September 1. The issues of investment, trade, exchange of experience in the banking ... (more)

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SOCAR, BP expand cooperation in training of personnel

Azerbaijan's State Oil Company and the British company BP, which operates a number of major oil and gas projects in Azerbaijan, signed on Sept.

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Haqqani: Is It Worth for Azerbaijan to Take a Risk over Bulgaria?

Gas flow from Azerbaijan to Bulgaria has never been more feasible economically, but is hardly plausible from a political perspective, an Azeri think-tank believes.

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Baku hosts Azerbaijani-Kazakh ministerial consultations

Azerbaijan was represented by a delegation led by the Deputy Foreign Minister Khalaf Khalafov, and the Kazakh delegation was led by Deputy Foreign Minister Samat Ordabayev, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry said Sept.

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EBRD lends $ 5 mln to Azerbaijani Demirbank for energy efficiency projects

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is lending $ 5 million to Demirbank to finance energy efficiency projects in Azerbaijan.

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Sarkisian Visits Karabakh

President Serzh Sarkisian has travelled to Nagorno-Karabakh and inspected a number of local businesses one month after an upsurge in deadly fighting between Armenian and Azerbaijani troops stationed around the territory.

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Council of Europe exchange on the religious dimension of intercultural dialogue kicks off in Baku

Azerbaijan`s State Adviser on Multinational, Multicultural and Religious Affairs Kamal Abdulla has read out a message of greeting of President Ilham Aliyev to participants.

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India allocates $100 mln for Iran's Chabahar port development

Baku, Azerbaijan, September 1 By Umid Niayesh - Trend: India has allocated $100 million for development of Chabahar port in Iran, to improve trade with Afghanistan and other Central Asian countries, Afghan envoy to India Shaida Mohammad Abdali said.

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