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Baku 2017 celebrates 50 days to go

Baku 2017 celebrates 50 days to go

23.03.2017 [21:08]
Baku 2017 celebrated the start of the 50 days to go countdown to the Opening Ceremony of Islamic Solidarity Games within Grassroots Program in Baku Boulevard. Athlete Ambassadors: Rasul Junayev, Kamran Shahsuvarli, Leyla Javadova, Aynur Rzayeva, Celebrity Ambassadors: ...
Azerbaijani ambassador puts emphasis on Karabakh conflict as he speaks on French radio

Azerbaijani ambassador puts emphasis on Karabakh conflict as he speaks on French radio

23.03.2017 [18:28]
Azerbaijani ambassador to France Elchin Amirbayov has highlighted the causes and consequences of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict as he was a guest of local Radio Courtoisie radio channel. Ambassador Amirbayov said the Armenian armed forces occupied Azerbaijan`s ...
Fire of Anatolia on Gabala stage

Fire of Anatolia on Gabala stage

23.03.2017 [16:14]
Acclaimed Turkish dance group the Fire of Anatolia has performed in the Azerbaijani city of Gabala. Held at the Heydar Aliyev Congress Center, the concert marked Novruz holiday. The concert was watched by a 1,000-man audience including locals and foreign tourists ...
Azerbaijan`s fixed capital received nearly 1.5bn manats from foreign sources in two months of 2017

Azerbaijan`s fixed capital received nearly 1.5bn manats from foreign sources in two months of 2017

23.03.2017 [15:10]
Foreign businesses and companies invested 1,405,700,000 manats (or $824,805,045.86) in Azerbaijan`s fixed capital in the first two months of 2017, according to the State Statistics Committee ...
European Parliament to host hearing on EU accession to Istanbul Convention on preventing and combating violence against women

European Parliament to host hearing on EU accession to Istanbul Convention on preventing and combating violence against women

23.03.2017 [14:51]
The European Parliament`s committees on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs and on Women's Rights and Gender Equality will conduct a hearing on the EU accession to the Istanbul Convention on preventing and combating violence against women on March 27 ...
Eiffel Tower goes dark in solidarity with London

Eiffel Tower goes dark in solidarity with London

23.03.2017 [13:48]
The Eiffel Tower turned off its lights at midnight in a solemn tribute to victims of Wednesday’s London terror attacks, according to The Huffington Post. Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo announced Wednesday evening local time that the city’s most famous landmark would go dark in ...
AIIB welcomes new members

AIIB welcomes new members

23.03.2017 [13:12]
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has announced that its Board of Governors has adopted resolutions approving 13 applicants to join the Bank, bringing the Bank’s total approved membership to 70. This is the first time AIIB has welcomed new ...
Former Iranian FM Mottaki: Azerbaijan is trying to show that multiculturalism stems from Islam

Former Iranian FM Mottaki: Azerbaijan is trying to show that multiculturalism stems from Islam

23.03.2017 [12:53]
Former Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs Manouchehr Mottaki has hailed the importance Azerbaijan attaches to preserving and promoting multiculturalism and Islamic solidarity ...
Azerbaijan attends Sixth International Government Communication Forum in Sharjah

Azerbaijan attends Sixth International Government Communication Forum in Sharjah

23.03.2017 [12:35]
The Sixth International Government Communication Forum (IGCF 2017) has kicked off in Sharjah, the UAE. Held under the patronage of Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, the forum is themed ‘Societal ...
Armenian armed units violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 126 times throughout the day

Armenian armed units violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 126 times throughout the day

23.03.2017 [11:38]
The Armenian armed units shattered ceasefire with Azerbaijan a total of 126 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry said. The Azerbaijani army`s positions came under fire from Armenian villages, including Shavarshavan, Dovekh and Barekamavan in ...
Azerbaijan`s Foreign Ministry condemns London terror attack

Azerbaijan`s Foreign Ministry condemns London terror attack

23.03.2017 [11:00]
Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has condemned a terrorist attack in London, which claimed at least five lives, injuring 40 people ...
Three dead, twenty injured in London attack — police

Three dead, twenty injured in London attack — police

22.03.2017 [23:23]
Wednesday's terrorist act near Westminster Palace in London took away the lives of three people and left no less than twenty other wounded, Mark Rowley, the Assistant Commissioner for Specialist Operations in the Metropolitan Police Service told a news briefing ...
Terror attack at UK Parliament

Terror attack at UK Parliament

22.03.2017 [20:35]
A woman has died on Westminster Bridge in central London in what police are treating as a terrorist incident, the BBC reports. A police officer was also stabbed in the nearby Houses of Parliament by an attacker, who was shot by police ...

His Excellency Mr Mamnoon Hussain, President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan

22.03.2017 [18:00]
Dear Mr President, On my own behalf and on behalf of the people of Azerbaijan, I extend my most sincere congratulations to you and through you to all your people on the occasion of the national holiday of your country – Pakistan Day ...
Leadership of Ministry of Defense visits military hospital on occasion of Novruz holiday

Leadership of Ministry of Defense visits military hospital on occasion of Novruz holiday

22.03.2017 [16:26]
On the occasion of the Novruz holiday, leadership of the Ministry of Defense visited the Main Clinical Hospital of the Armed Forces. The leadership of the Ministry honored memory and laid flowers at a monument to national leader Heydar Aliyev erected in the territory of the hospital ...
Mevlut Cavusoglu: Turkey and Russia cooperate to solve Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Mevlut Cavusoglu: Turkey and Russia cooperate to solve Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

22.03.2017 [14:21]
Turkey and Russia have restored their relations and are now working together to solve regional problems, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said during his visit to the United States, according to TASS ...
North Korea fails in attempted missile launch

North Korea fails in attempted missile launch

22.03.2017 [14:10]
North Korea attempted to launch a missile on Wednesday morning but failed, according to authorities in several countries including South Korea and the United States, Kyodo News reports ...
Italian Daniele Orsato to referee Azerbaijan`s clash with Germany at Tofig Bahramov

Italian Daniele Orsato to referee Azerbaijan`s clash with Germany at Tofig Bahramov

22.03.2017 [13:42]
Italian Daniele Orsato will referee a game between Azerbaijan and Germany in FIFA World Cup qualifying round at Tofig Bahramov Stadium ...

IGCF 2017: Government Communication in UAE and GCC region helps bring about positive change

22.03.2017 [11:54]
The importance of government communication in achieving the United Nations’ sustainable development goals (SDGs) in the GCC region was the main theme of a top panel at the first session of the sixth International Government Communication Forum ...