WIDESPREAD VOTING IRREGULARITIES REPORTED IN ARMENIA
There are reports about ballot irregularities in the first half of the day of presidential elections in Armenia on Tuesday, AzerTAg reports citing foreign media ...
SAAKASHVILI NAMES HIS PREMIER
Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili has appointed Vladimir Gurgenidze as the counrty`s new Prime Minister. Gurgenidze already started forming his government where a number of new names are ...
UKRAINIAN PREMIER TO ATTEND OATH-TAKING CEREMONY OF GEORGIAN PRESIDENT
The Ukraine delegation led by Prime Minister Yuliya Timoshenko will participate in the oath-taking ceremony of the Georgian President, Georgian mass media reported ...
GEORGIA HOLDING REFERENDUM
Simultaneously with presidential elections, another referendum on NATO membership and parliamentary elections started in Georgia on Saturday ...
GEORGIAN PRESIDENTIAL VOTE BEGINS
Polling stations opened at 08.00 Saturday across Georgia for snap presidential elections. There are 3,511 polling stations across the country as seven candidates are competing to become Geogia`s next president ...
DEATH TOLL IN CAR BOMB ATTACK IN DIYARBAKIR CLIMBS TO 5
Five people were killed and 67 wounded in a car bomb attack on Thursday that targeted a military vehicle in the Turkish city of Diyarbakir. Of those dead, two were students and three soldiers. Thursday’s explosion happened during rush hour in an area close to a military residential complex ...
AZERBAIJANI AMBASSADOR TO SLOVENIA MEETS WITH NEWLY ELECTED PRESIDENT OF SLOVENIA
Azerbaijani ambassador to Austria, Slovenia and Slovakia Fuad Ismayilov attended the swearing-in ceremony for new President of Slovenia Danilo Turk on Saturday at the National Assembly of this country. After the ceremony, ambassador had a ...
ANNUAL CONFERENCE FOR BLACK SEA REGION COUNTRIES ON TWINNING OPERATIONS ENDED IN KIEV
The Annual Conference for the Black Sea Region Countries (Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova and Armenia) on Twinning Operations ended at the “Rus” Hotel of Kiev, Ukraine. The forum was organized by the European Commission, the Main Department of State Service of Ukraine ...
MILITARY OPERATION AGAINST PKK ESSENTIAL AND EFFECTIVE, GUL
Turkey’s President Abdullah Gul said Turkish Armed Forces`s military operation against PKK terrorists in the North of Iraq on December 16 was essential and effective. Gul added Turkey resolutely continues the fight against terror, and the Turkish soldiers will soon ...
TAJIK, TURKMEN LEADERS DISCUSS BILATERAL RELATIONS
As part of his visit to Ashgabat, Tajik President Emomali Rahmon met with Turkmen counterpart Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov. The two leaders discussed ways of boosting bilateral energy, transport and humanitarian relations ...
GEORGIA’S PRIME MINISTER TO LEAVE FOR GREAT BRITAIN
Georgia’s Prime Minister Vladimir Gurgenidze will leave December 3 for Great Britain to attend the event dedicated to the first anniversary of Georgian Bank’s stock floatation in London Stock Exchange ...
JACQUES CHIRAC`S SPOUSE OFFERS ASSISTANCE TO HILLARY CLINTON IN HER PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN
Former French President Jacques Chirac`s spouse Bernadette Chirac said she is ready to attend pre-election campaign of former US President Bill Clinton`s wife Hillary, who is a candidate for presidency from the Democrats ...
GEORGIAN PREMIER TO VISIT ANKARA
Prime Minister of Georgia Zurab Nogaideli will visit Ankara in a bid to reach free trade regime and simplification of taxes with Turkey. The two countries discussed simplification of taxes during ...
TURKEY`S PRESIDENT GIVES OFFICIAL RECEPTION ON REPUBLIC DAY
President of Turkey Abdullah Gul gave an official reception in Chankaya Palace on the occasion of national holiday- Turkey`s Republic Day. Prime Minister Recept Tayyip Erdogan, speaker of Parliament Keksal Toptan, head of General ...
HOUSE FOREIGN AFFAIRS COMMITTEE’S APPROVAL OF BILL ON SO CALLED “ARMENIAN GENOCIDE” TRIGGER PROTESTS IN TURKEY
House Foreign Affairs Committee’s approval of the resolution on the so-called “Armenian Genocide” sparked strong protests in Turkey. Turkey’s ambassador in Washington Nabi Shensoy was called back to Ankara for further consultations. Admiral Metin Atac’s visit to the ...
GEORGIAN RAILWAY Ltd. ANNOUNCES TENDER FOR AKHALKALAKI-KARTSAKH RAILROAD CONSTRUCTION
The Georgian Railway Ltd. has announced a tender for construction of the Akhalkalaki-Kartsakh railroad. The deadline for applications is October 29 ...
AZERBAIJAN JUDO FIGHTERS TO COMPETE FOR SUPER WORLD CUP IN NETHERLANDS
Azerbaijan`s national judo squad will participate in the forthcoming competition for the Super World Cup to start September 28-30 in Rotterdam, Netherlands to qualify for the Beijing Olympic Games. Winners of the first three places will gain 90, 50 and 30 qualifying points ...
SAAKASHVILI TO VISIT GREECE
Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili will head to Greece next Monday for a two-day official visit ...
IMMIGRANTS IN THE NETHERLANDS SHOULD KEEP OWN CULTURAL IDENTITY
Last Friday, the Scientific Council for Government Policy (WRR) in the Netherlands published their long awaited report on the integration of foreign immigrants in the Netherlands. The Council, a high-profile think-tank and advisory committee to the Dutch ...