GERMANY, AZERBAIJAN: MILITARY CO-OP EXPANDING

08.12.2003 [14:57]
The newly appointed military attachй of the Federative Republic of Germany in Azerbaijan, captain Conrad Zeemann made a familiarization visit in the Country.
For the geographic-strategic reasons, cooperation of Germany ...

DEPUTY SPEAKER OF AZERBAIJAN PARLIAMENT: “CASPIAN SHOULD BE A SEA OF PEACE”

08.12.2003 [14:56]
Visit of the US defense secretary Donald Ramsfeld to Azerbaijan was differently regarded by some states, trying to assess wish of the United States to assist Azerbaijan in military and ...

GENEVA WORLD SUMMIT ON INFORMATION SOCIETY DUE

08.12.2003 [14:56]
In balance with the UN General Assembly’s resolution, a world summit dedicated to the information society will be held in Geneva on 10-12 December.
According to the information received by ...

SESSION OF SPECIAL WORKING GROUP IN ALMATY

08.12.2003 [14:56]
Kazakhstan’s capital Almaty hosted a session of the special working group of ‘Summit for Cooperation and Confidence-Building Measures in Asia’ member states. First Secretary of the Embassy of Azerbaijan to ...

PARLIAMENT NEWS

08.12.2003 [13:17]
Members of Azerbaijan Parliament Asaf Hajiyev, Shaiddin Aliyev, Ali Alirzayev, Malahat Hasanova and Mubariz Gurbanli will be visiting Bucharest to participate at the regular session of the Black Sea Economic ...

PACE REPORTER TO VISIT TO BAKU

08.12.2003 [13:17]
Reporter of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe on the issue of political prisoners in Azerbaijan Malcolm Bruce will visit Baku on 7 December.
As was informed, in ...

GERMANY TO GRANT LONG-TERM PREFERENTIAL LOAN TO AZERBAIJAN

06.12.2003 [20:35]
Milli Majlis has discussed during its December 5 sitting the agreement “On Financial Cooperation between the Governments of the Republic of Azerbaijan and Federative Republic of Germany” signed on ...

MINSK GROUP CO-CHAIRS GIVE PRESS CONFERENCE

06.12.2003 [20:35]
Following a two-day visit to Azerbaijan Russian, US and French Minsk group co-chairs gave a press conference at Hyyar Park Hotel on December 6. According to them, the goal of ...

STATE DUMA ELECTIONS OBSERVERS ARRIVE IN MOSCOW

06.12.2003 [18:43]
Parliamentary delegation of the Milli Majlis led by deputy Mikhail Zabelin and representatives of the Cental Election Commission arrived in Moscow to participate as observers in the elections to the ...

TURKEY AND GREECE UNITE IN FIGHTING NATURAL CALAMITIES

06.12.2003 [18:42]
The Great National Assembly of Turkey has approved the protocol between Turkey and Greece on organization of the joint Turkish-Greek activity group against natural calamities. In accordance with this document ...

AL-QAEDA SENDS MESSAGE TO TURKISH MEDIA

06.12.2003 [18:41]
All Turkish reputable mass media received on December 4 a statement on behalf of Al-Qaeda to the effect that it had not been involved in September 11 terrorist attacks on ...

SITTING OF BOARD TOOK PLACE IN MINISTRY OF LABOR AND SOCIAL PROTECTION OF POPULATION

06.12.2003 [18:41]
A broadened sitting of the board of the Ministry of Labor and Social Security of the Population dedicated to the tasks emerged from the decree of President Ilham Aliyev “On ...

PACE COMMITTEE DISCUSSED ISSUE OF PROTECTION CULTURAL HERITAGE

06.12.2003 [14:51]
Regular session of the PACE sub-committee on cultural heritage was held in Paris, on 4 December.
According to the information provided by MP of Azerbaijan Ali Abbasov, the deputy from ...

TO PUT AN END TO DOUBLE STANDARDS IN SETTLEMENT OF NAGORNO KARABAKH CONFLICT

06.12.2003 [13:22]
On 5 December, defense minister of Azerbaijan, colonel-general Safar Abiyev met the co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group Yuri Merzlyakov (Russia), Rudolph Perina (US) and Henry Jacolin (France).

As stated, greeting ...

INDIA KEEN IN EXPANSION OF RELATIONS WITH AZERBAIJAN

06.12.2003 [13:21]
On 5 December, deputy foreign minister of Azerbaijan Republic Khalaf Khalafov met the deputy foreign minister of India Rajindra Madkhukar Abkhuankar.
As stated, Mr. Khalaf Khalafov noted that the visit ...

NEW BILLS ON MILITARY DOCTRINE AND SECURITY CONCEPTION OF AZERBAIJAN DRAFTING

06.12.2003 [11:33]
Milli Majlis deputy chairman, chairman of the Milli Majlis permanent commission for security and defense Ziyafet Askarov said that bills on intelligence and counterintelligence are already in the Executive Office ...

ALL ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES AT BORDERS TO BE BANNED

06.12.2003 [11:33]
A sitting of the Milli Majlis commission for security and defense issues took place on December 4.
The sitting participants discussed draft laws “On amendments and supplements to some laws ...

MIKHAIL SAAKASHVILI MET WITH REPRESENTATIVES OF ETHNIC MINORITIES

06.12.2003 [11:32]
Presidential contender Mikhail Saakashvili met with representatives of ethnic minorities of Georgia. He updated the meeting participants on the situation in Georgia, and future plans of new power, and assured ...

PRESS CONFERENCE DEDICATED TO RESULTS OF INTERNATIONAL MEETING

06.12.2003 [11:32]
A press conference dedicated to results of the 5th Baku meeting of participants of the “Memorandum of mutual understanding as to the regional cooperation in drug control” was held on ...