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47 min ago | Today.Az

Burning issues forces Nagorno-Karabakh conflict on back burner for U.S.

By Claude Salhani - Trend: There is a need to renew efforts to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict once and for all, said US ambassador to Azerbaijan, Richard Morningstar, at a farewell event on July, 24, in Baku.

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4 hrs ago | Trend

Iran Khodro, Peugeot to establish joint company

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 26 By Fatih Karimov - Trend: French car maker Peugeot has put in a request for establishing a joint company.

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8 hrs ago | Trend

Azerbaijani business spent 55% of concessional financing for 2014

The National Fund for Entrepreneurship Support under the Ministry of Economy and Industry of Azerbaijan has allocated a loan in the amount of 14.3 million AZN on favorable terms to the 22 business entities of Baku`s Sabunchu district, the ministry reported.

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9 hrs ago | Trend

Sanctions against Russia may hit Tajikistan

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 25 By Elena Kosolapova- Trend: The U.S. and European sanctions against Russia may have a negative impact on Tajikistan's economy, Avesta.Tj reported with the reference to Tajik official.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

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Detained Azerbaijani saboteur has mysteriously avoided punishment for ...

Detained Azerbaijani saboteur has mysteriously avoided punishment for drug trafficking in his home country 16:56 24/07/2014 >> REGION Dilham Askerov, the member of an armed group of Azerbaijanis detained at the beginning of July in Karvachar, had earlier been under investigation in Azerbaijan on the charges of drug trafficking.

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A young activist from Azerbaijan kidnapped.

Kerimov Faraj Ragif oglu is an opposition activist, the member of "Musavat" party.

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Armenian Liberty

Families Of Azerbaijanis Held In Karabakh Seek Putin's Mediation

Nagorno-Karabakh - A photo of Shahbaz Quliyev, an Azerbaijani who, according to Karabakh's Defense Ministry, was detained during an attempt of sabotage, Stepanakert, 11Jul,2014 Relatives of two Azerbaijanis who have been arrested in Nagorno-Karabakh on charges of espionage and subversive activities want Russia to mediate their release.

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EurasiaNet

Azerbaijan Keeps Mum about Bust on Georgia Heroin Highway

Even in the best of times, the Azerbaijani government is not a talkative bunch. But their stone-wall silence after northern neighbor Georgia triumphantly confiscated roughly $175-million worth of liquid heroin on the Georgian-Azerbaijani border has sparked questions about the reasons for their reserve.

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Azerbaijani president reviews newly-built office building of Finance Ministry

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has reviewed the newly-built office building of the Ministry of Finance.

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Trend

Former Kyrgyz president sentenced to life imprisonment

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 25 By Elena Kosolapova- Trend: Kyrgyz military court sentenced Former President Kurmanbek Bakiyev and his brother Zhanysh Bakiyev to life imprisonment in their absence, K-News reported on July 25. Kurmanbek Bakiyev and Zhanysh Bakiyev were found guilty in the case concerning mass disorders in April 2010 when up to 86 people ... (more)

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Top Azerbaijani official expresses gratitude to Russian politician

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 25 By Sabina Ahmadova - Trend: Azerbaijani Presidential Administration's Deputy Head and Director of Administration's Foreign Relations Department, Novruz Mammadov thanked the leader of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia , deputy of the State Duma Vladimir Zhirinovsky for his statement about Azerbaijan and the country's ... (more)

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Trend

Armenia violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 52 times on July 24

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 25 By Ilhama Isabalayeva - Trend: Armenian armed forces violated the ceasefire with Azerbaijan 52 times in different locations of the contact line between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops last night, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry reported on July 25. Armenian Armed Forces opened fire at the Azerbaijani side at the positions ... (more)

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Funds allocated for construction of Baku-Guba-Khizi-Shuraabad highway

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on measures related to construction of the Baku-Guba-Khizi-Shuraabad highway.

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BAKU: Iran supports actions of restoring peace between Azerbaijan and Armenia

Trend, Azerbaijan July 23 2014 Iran supports actions of restoring peace between Azerbaijan and Armenia Baku, Azerbaijan, July 23 By Temkin Jafarov - Trend: Iran always supports the actions of restoring peace between Azerbaijan and Armenia, spokesperson for the foreign ministry of Iran Marzieh Afham told media on July 23. "I believe that the ... (more)

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Products from Azerbaijan receive 'registration' in Armenia

Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia July 23 2014 Products from Azerbaijan receive "registration" in Armenia 23 July 2014 - 6:37pm Unfortunately, on the bazaars of Russia, along with hight-quality and legitimate products, dubious products also can be found.

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British Parliament to discuss issue of IDPs in Azerbaijan

British MPs will raise the issue in the parliament about the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict settlement and the return of IDPs home, MP Christopher Pincher from Tamworth said, the European Azerbaijan Society reported on July 24. "British MPs visited the new settlements built for IDPs in Sheki," Pincher added.

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Azerbaijani president reviews construction at Baku Olympic Stadium

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 24 Trend: President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has reviewed the progress of construction at the Baku Olympic Stadium.

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Azerbaijani Kapital Bank celebrates its 140th anniversary

Today Kapital Bank celebrates its 140th anniversary. As the legal successor of Azerbaijan Savings Bank, Kapital Bank's first office was established on July 24, 1874.

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Azerbaijan - Italy. An Armenian mess?

Azerbaijan - Italy. An Armenian mess? 12:30 * 23.07.14 By Formiche.net http://www.formiche.net/2014/07/22/mazzone/ This will be a summer of passion for the Italian Government, abroad.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Horsetalk

Genecand begins official campaign, launches website

Swiss entrepreneur Pierre Genecand has launched a website in support of the start of his official campaign for the presidency of the FEI.

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