R.T. ERDOGAN: TERRORISTS WILL CERTAINLY BE DETAINED AND PUNISHED

21.11.2003 [15:42]
AzerTAg Istanbul-based correspondent reports that On November 20, at 23 o’clock Baku time, the terrorist acts committed near the English Bank in Istanbul and General Consulate of the Great Britain ...

CHAIRMAN OF STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF GEORGIA RESIGNED

21.11.2003 [15:41]
Due to well-known events in Tbilisi the regular sitting of the parliament of Georgia was not conducted in the passed week and the present one started on November 19 ...

TERROR BLASTS SHATTER ISTANBUL

20.11.2003 [22:33]
AzerTAj Istanbul-based corresponded reports that bombs had been set off in some districts of Istanbul at 10:55 a.m. local time on November 20. The first terrorist act was committed in ...

BRIDGE KILLS 15 AND INJURES 27 IN FRANCE

19.11.2003 [20:30]
AzerTaj Paris-based correspondent reports that 20 meters height bridge connecting the dockyard in the port of Saint-Nazaire /Department of Loire-Atlantique, France/ with giant ocean-liner “Queen-Marie -2” collapsed killing 15 and ...

ASIATIC DEVELOPMENT BANK TO RENDER ASSISTANCE TO UZBEKISTAN

19.11.2003 [13:04]
The statement disseminated by the Asiatic Development Bank’s / ADB/ representative office in Tashkent says that according to the “Strategic program for 2004-2006s” approved by the Board of Directors, ADB ...

IRANIAN OIL MINISTER RECOGNIZES PETROL PROBLEM IN THE COUNTRY

15.11.2003 [22:14]
Minister Bizhan Zangane declared: “ We have serious problem with petrol, and we had to create an expert group for overall studying of this issue”. Iran is one of the ...

MOSLEM WOMEN TEACHERS AND SCHOOLGIRLS NOT TO GO TO SCHOOL WITH COVERED HEAD

14.11.2003 [22:38]
AzerTAj correspondent reports from the Germany that thousands of Moslem schoolgirls and women teachers studying and working in schools of federal lands Bavaria and Baden Wittenberg will enter the classrooms ...

GEORGIAN AUTHORITIES INVITE OPPOSITION TO DIALOGUE, OPPOSITION CALLS POPULATION FOR RALLY

AZERTAJ TBILISI-BASED CORRESPONDENT REPORTS ON SITUATION IN THE COUNTRY

14.11.2003 [18:13]
Results of the votes counting in 2734 polling stations in the Georgian Parliamentary elections, according to experts, will not lead to serious changes. On the preliminary data, pro-governmental bloc “For ...

GOVERNMENT OF JAPAN TO ALLOCATE $ 2.5 MLN FOR GEORGIA

14.11.2003 [13:07]
Government of Japan will allocate grant in $ 2.5 mln for Georgia to purchase medical equipment, Minister of Labor, Health and Social Security of Georgia Amiran Gamkrelidze reports. According to ...

FOREIGNERS COULD SERVE IN RUSSIAN ARMY

14.11.2003 [13:06]
President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed package of alterations in the legislation, which creates legal base for calling up foreigners to the military service of Russia on contract basis, ...

COMBAT AGAINST TERRORISM AND ITS FINANCING TO BE DISCUSSED

14.11.2003 [13:05]
International research-practical conference on subject “ Improvement of cooperation of CIS states in combat against international terrorism and its financing” with the participation of representatives of Parliaments and special ...

PRESIDENT OF IRAN INVITED HIS RUSSIAN COUNTERPART TO TEHRAN

11.11.2003 [15:47]
According to the information provided by correspondent of AzerTAj, Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran Hasan Ruhani met with the Russian President Vladimir Putin on 10 November. ...

TRAGEDY IN SUDAN

11.11.2003 [14:30]
A tragedy occurred in the North of Sudan, Sudan port. 31 people died in the jam when standing in a queue for food aid distributing on the occasion of Ramadan ...

TERRORIST ACT IN SAUDI ARABIA

10.11.2003 [20:20]
Three explosions occurred at night, November 9 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
The explosions occurred in the fashionable area called “B-2”. Germans and Italians along with rich Saudi citizens live in ...

UZBEKISTAN, INDIA: TIES DEEPENING

10.11.2003 [20:19]
Foreign Minister of India Yashvant Sunha is paying an official visit to Uzbekistan. He met with President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov on November 8.
Having stressed that Uzbek and Indian ...

PRESIDENT OF DEVELOPMENT BANK OF ASIA IN UZBEKISTAN

10.11.2003 [17:28]
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov received the visiting president of the Development Bank of Asia Mr. Tadao Chino.
In the course of the meeting, the parties had exchange of views ...

GEORGE BUSH PROCLAIMS NOVEMBER 9 AS WORLD FREEDOM DAY

10.11.2003 [17:03]
US President George Bush has proclaimed 9 November as a world Day of Freedom. The White House spread proclamation by the US President says “fourteen years ago, freedom-loving people ...

EUROPEAN UNION TO HINDER ILLEGAL TRAVELS

08.11.2003 [13:56]
In order to identify persons illegally visiting European Union countries, EU’s International Police Organization has swooped on frontier posts. For two weeks, thousands of buses, 11552 cars from Central and ...

KAZAKHSTAN, NATO: CO-OP STRENGTHENING

06.11.2003 [17:26]
Foreign ministry of Kazakhstan conducted in Almaty jointly with the NATO Department of liaison with public, an international conference on the topic: “NATO and the Central Asia: regional and national ...