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Azerbaijani FC Inter to face Serbian Mladost in UEFA Europa League qualifier

29.06.2017 [15:43]
Azerbaijani football club Inter Baku will today lock horns with Serbian Mladost in the first match of their UEFA Europa League preliminary qualifying round. The match will be held in Serbia at 22:30 local time ...

Azerbaijani FC Zira to face Luxembourg's Differdange in UEFA Europa League

29.06.2017 [15:36]
Azerbaijan's football club Zira Baku will today take on Luxembourg's Differdange in the UEFA Europa League preliminary qualifying round. The game will be played at Dalga Arena at 21:00 ...

FC Qarabagh to play Danish Brondby in friendly

29.06.2017 [15:31]
Azerbaijani football club Qarabagh will clash with Danish Brondby in a friendly. The match will be held as part of the Azerbaijani club's training camp in Austria ...

Jose Alesio Da Silva appointed as new head coach of Azerbaijani futsal team

29.06.2017 [15:22]
Brazilian Jose Alesio Da Silva has been appointed as the new head coach of the Azerbaijan national futsal team. He already coached Azerbaijan in 2008-2014. He also coached the nation's leading club, Araz Nakhchivan ...

FC Gabala to play three friendlies in Austria

29.06.2017 [14:20]
FC Gabala have launched their second training camp in Zalsburg, Austria. The team started by one session of the drillings with ball workouts. Coach Roman Grigorchuk is planning to set two sessions for today as the squad will go to pitch again for physical preparations ...

Azerbaijani wrestlers win three medals on second day of European championship

29.06.2017 [14:13]
Azerbaijan have claimed three medals, including two golds on the second day of the 2017 European Junior Wrestling Championship in Drotmund, Germany. Azerbaijan's gold medals came from Afgan Kashalov (55kg) and Hajimurad Mahmmadsaidov ...

Initiated by Leyla Aliyeva, Baku zoo to undergo major reconstruction

29.06.2017 [14:06]
A major reconstruction and renovation work is starting at Baku Zoological Park, which opened doors to animal lovers 80 years ago, at the initiative of vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, founder and head of IDEA Public Union Leyla Aliyeva. On June 28, Leyla Aliyeva visited the park to inspect preparations for reconstruction ...

Istanbul hosts 36th Meeting of BSEC Council of FMs

29.06.2017 [13:20]
The 36th Meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) has kicked off in Istanbul, Turkey. An Azerbaijani delegation led by deputy Foreign Minister Mahmud Mammadguliyev is attending the event ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 142 times

29.06.2017 [13:20]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire from large-caliber machine guns a total of 142 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement. ...

Latvian-Azerbaijani business forum due in Riga

29.06.2017 [12:19]
A Latvian-Azerbaijani business forum will be held in Riga on July 19, Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) said. The forum will feature bilateral meetings between Azerbaijani ...

Luxembourg hosts exhibition "Azerbaijan-a country of tolerance"

29.06.2017 [10:58]
Azerbaijan Culture Association “Karabakh” in Luxembourg hosted the opening ceremony of the exhibition entitled "Azerbaijan-a country of tolerance" with the support of Embassy of Azerbaijan in Belgium and Luxemburg and "Azerbaijan Airlines" CJSC. The exhibition features 84 works of 24 young artists of Azerbaijan. ...

CIS interior ministers gather in Dushanbe

28.06.2017 [20:22]
Dushanbe has hosted a regular meeting of the Council of Interior Ministers of the Commonwealth of Independent States. The meeting brought together interior ministers of Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia and Uzbekistan ...

Azerbaijani Minister of Defense to attend NATO meeting

28.06.2017 [15:01]
The Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has left for Brussels, Belgium, to take part in a meeting to be held on June 29 at the level of defense ministers of the Nations contributing to the NATO Resolute Support Mission in the Islamic Republic ...

Azerbaijani kickboxer to fight for world champion title

28.06.2017 [14:33]
Azerbaijani kickboxer Alim Nabiyev has qualified for a world champion title tournament. He booked his place after defeating Chinese Zhang Yang 30-27in Kunlun Fight tournament in China ...

Azerbaijani ambassador presents credentials to Brazilian President

28.06.2017 [14:02]
Azerbaijani ambassador to Brazil Elkan Polukhov has presented his credentials to the country`s President Michel Temer. They held a brief meeting, and the ambassador extended President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev`s greetings to the Brazilian leader ...

President Ilham Aliyev met with Polish Prime Minister in Warsaw

28.06.2017 [12:25]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with Prime Minister of the Republic of Poland Beata Szydło in Warsaw. Prime Minister Beata Szydło noted the importance of President Ilham Aliyev`s official visit to Poland in terms of the expansion of ...

President Andrzej Duda: Azerbaijan is Poland`s important partner in South Caucasus and Caspian Sea region

28.06.2017 [12:14]
President of Poland Andrzej Duda has described Azerbaijan as his country`s important partner in the South Caucasus and Caspian Sea region. “In this context, we attach a special emphasis to strengthening economic cooperation with Azerbaijan,” he told Azerbaijan-Poland business forum in Warsaw ...

3 soldiers martyred in SE Turkey PKK attack

28.06.2017 [10:57]
Three soldiers, who were heavily injured in a PKK attack in Turkey's southeastern province of Sirnak earlier on Tuesday, have succumbed to their injuries at hospital, a security source said, Anadolu Agency reports. Members of the terrorist PKK armed with long-barreled weapons fired at a military ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 146 times

28.06.2017 [10:20]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire from large-caliber machine guns and mortars a total of 146 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement ...