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RFE/RL Armenia Report - 11/07/2014

Friday July 11, 2014 Russian, Armenian PMs Discuss Eurasian Union Membership Russia - Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev meets with his Armenian counterpart Hovik Abrahamian in Sochi, 11Jul2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Hovik Abrahamian, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Asia, Nursultan Nazarbayev

Sat Jul 12, 2014

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Anti-Israel protests held in Turkey

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 12 By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend: The protests against the Israeli military operations in the Gaza Strip were held on the night of July 12 in several provinces of Turkey, the Turkish Anadolu news agency reported.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Turkey, Palestinian Territories, Abdullah Gul

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Plastic Flowers

When I visited the Khan's Palace the only flowers I found were these artificial water lillies floating in a fountain by the front door.

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World consumption of liquid hydrocarbons expected to increase

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 10 By Emin Aliyev - Trend: The revolution in shale oil production and the development of this area led to increase in oil production in the United States more than one million barrels per day, British Petroleum's Chief Economist for Russia and CIS Vladimir Drebentsov said.

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S&P affirms Kazakh government-related Samruk-Kazyna's ratings

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 11 By Elena Kosolapova - Trend: Standard & Poor's Ratings Services affirmed its long- and short-term local and foreign currency issuer credit ratings on Kazakh government-related entity Samruk-Kazyna at 'BBB+/A-2', the rating agency reported on July 11. The outlook is negative.

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Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation to take part in funeral of Georgia's ex-president

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 12 By Ilkin Izzet - Trend: A delegation of Azerbaijan's Milli Majlis , led by the parliament speaker Ogtay Asadov, will leave for Georgia on July 13 to take part in the funeral of the country's former President Eduard Shevardnadze, a message posted on the website of Milli Majlis said.

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Armenian-Azerbaijani ceasefire violated 25 times within a day

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 12 By Ilkin Izzet - Trend: The Armenian armed forces have violated the ceasefire with Azerbaijan 25 times within a day on the contact line, the message of the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

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Explosion occurs in south-western Turkey, victims reported

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 11 By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend: An explosion occurred in Turkey's south-western province of Denizli, the Turkish TRT Haber TV channel reported.

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Trend

Fergana: A deep valley with no way out

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 11 By Elena Kosolapova - Trend: An incident on the Tajik-Kyrgyz border left at least one killed and several injured on July 10, raising once again the tension in this troubled region.

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Related Topix: World News, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan

Horizon

NKR releases photos of arrested Azeri saboteur

Military authorities in Stepanakert have published photographs proving the arrest of a member of an Azeri reconnaissance-sabotage group that attempted to infiltrate into Armenian-controlled territory in Nagorno-Karabakh earlier this week.

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Azerbaijani parliament's deputy speaker addresses Osce Pa members

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 11 By Ilkin Izzet - Trend: Deputy Speaker of Azerbaijani Parliament and Head of Azerbaijani Delegation to the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly , Bahar Muradova has sent a letter to her colleagues at the OSCE PA.

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Mehriban Aliyeva attends exhibition on Azerbaijan in Cannes

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 11 Trend: Inauguration of the exhibition 'Azerbaijan: A Land of Traditions and Future' took place on June 10, in the French city of Cannes.

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Obama should convene meeting of Armenian, Azerbaijani presidents

Long delays in resolving Nagorno-Karabakh conflict have given rise to the ideas of changing the format of talks which are currently led by the OSCE Minsk Group.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Ilham Aliyev

Trend

WB to approve additional funding of third project in Azerbaijan soon

The World Bank will approve the allocation of additional funds for the implementation the "National water supply and sewerage services" project in Azerbaijan on July 15. The additional funding will be approved in accordance with the schedule, and there is no problem in this process, the WB Baku office told Trend.

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BAKU: Azerbaijan Rules Out Partial Return Of Occupied Territories

AZERBAIJAN RULES OUT PARTIAL RETURN OF OCCUPIED TERRITORIES AzerNews, Azerbaijan July 9 2014 9 July 2014, 17:34 By Sara Rajabova Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has always stated that the country's territorial integrity would be restored and the return of only five-seven regions is out of question.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Groong

Panic In Vardenis: An Azerbaijani Held Captive And Military Helicopters

PANIC IN VARDENIS: AN AZERBAIJANI HELD CAPTIVE AND MILITARY HELICOPTERS 07.10.2014 09:57 epress.am The panic that prevailed in the town of Vardenis yesterday was tied to the military helicopters flying overhead, as well as news about water poisoning.

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Azerbaijan Leader: OSCE Mediators Want Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict Congealed, Not Settled

AZERBAIJAN LEADER: OSCE MEDIATORS WANT NAGORNO-KARABAKH CONFLICT CONGEALED, NOT SETTLED Interfax, Russia July 8 2014 BAKU.

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High-Scale Azerbaijani Military Drills Continue For Third Day

SCALE AZERBAIJANI MILITARY DRILLS CONTINUE FOR THIRD DAY Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia July 9 2014 9 July 2014 - 2:15pm 10,000 soldiers, 80 tanks, 300 armored vehicles, over 100 artillery systems, 20 combat jets, up to 20 combat and transport helicopters are taking part in the military drills in the Agdam and the Barda districts for the third day.

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Armenian Liberty

Russian Arms Sales To Azerbaijan 'Painful' For Sarkisian

President Serzh Sarkisian has reportedly voiced dismay at continuing deliveries of Russian offensive weapons to Azerbaijan, while insisting that Russia remains committed to its military alliance with Armenia.

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Related Topix: Asia, Ilham Aliyev

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Azerbaijani president visits Georgian embassy

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 10 Trend: President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has visited the embassy of Georgia, and offered condolences over the death of former Georgian President Eduard Shevardnadze.

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