FEMALE STUDENTS FORBIDDEN TO WEAR MINI SKIRTS, DECORATIONS AND HIJABS

19.04.2007 [21:00]
The Ministry of Education of Tajikistan has forbidden female students of local schools and higher educational institutions to wear mini skirts, decorations and hijabs, AzerTAj correspondent for Central Asia reported. Girls who violate the rule will be imposed a disciplinary penalty, and ...

MEETING OF INTERGOVERNMENTAL COUNCIL OF EURASIAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY HELD IN ASTANA

19.04.2007 [14:32]
The meeting of the Intergovernmental Council of the Eurasian Economic Community, which brought together the Premiers from Russia, Kazakhstan, Kirgizistan, Tajikistan, the deputy ...

IRAN’S FOREIGN AFFAIRS MINISTER VISITS TURKEY

18.04.2007 [19:59]
Visiting Iran’s Foreign Affairs Minister Manouchehr Mottaki met with Turkey’s Prime Minister Recept Teyyip Erdogan and Foreign Affairs Minister Abdulla Gul to hold consultations on the situation in Iraq, Teheran’s nuclear program, fate of the Iranian diplomats arrested by US servicemen and other ones ...

LATVIAN FM TO VISIT TBILISI

17.04.2007 [16:57]
Latvia’s Foreign Minister Artis Pabriks will arrive Wednesday in Tbilisi. During his two-day stay in the Georgian capital, Mr. Pabriks will meet with Foreign Minister, Gela Bezhuashvili, Parliament’s Speaker, Nino Burjanadze ...

TURKEY TAKES LEAD OF AFGHAN PEACEKEEPERS

11.04.2007 [12:52]
Turkey has taken over command of the International Security Assistance Force, Isaf, in Afghanistan, Turkish Embassy in Baku said. Turkey assumed command from France, and will lead the peacekeeping mission until December ...

POLISH PRESIDENT TO VISIT GEORGIA

10.04.2007 [20:52]
President of Poland Lech Kaczynski will start his trip to Georgia Sunday. During his two-day stay in the capital, Tbilisi, the Polish leader will meet with Georgian counterpart Mikhail Saakashvili and senior governmental officials ...

FOREIGN AFFAIRS MINISTERS OF TURKEY AND KAZAKHSTAN DISCUSS ENERGY ISSUES

07.04.2007 [11:56]
Foreign Affairs Minister of Kazakhstan Marat Tajin met in Ankara with his Turkish counterpart Abdulla Gul to discuss the energy issues. During the meeting, Mr.Tajin said that Astana carries out the purposeful work to timely export the crude oil through Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan Main ...

RUSSIAN FM VISITED TURKMENISTAN

06.04.2007 [16:30]
Russia’ Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov visited Turkmenistan, Azertac correspondent reports from the capital, Ashgabat ...

GEORGIAN PARLIAMENT SPEAKER BELIEVES IRANIAN PROBLEM TO BE SETTLED BY PEACE

05.04.2007 [12:34]
Nino Burjanadze, Georgian parliament speaker said at a meeting taken place on April 4 with delegation from the United States Congress, arrived in the country on a four-day visit, that she believes in peace solution of the problem over the Islamic Republic of Iran ...

UKRAINE`S NEW FM MEETS WITH FOREIGN ENVOYS

30.03.2007 [20:24]
Ukraine`s new Foreign Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has met with foreign ambassadors accredited in the capital, Kiev, Friday. During his speech, the Minister reiterated Ukraine`s foreign policy priorities ...

KYRGYZSTAN PARLIAMENT PASSES LAW ON DUAL CITIZENSHIP

29.03.2007 [15:48]
The Parliament of Kyrgyzstan passed the Law on dual citizenship, AzerTAc special-based correspondent reports ...

TURKEY AND UKRAINE CAN ESTABLISH COOPERATION IN THE FIELDS OF CONSTRUCTION, TRANSPORT AND ENERGY, TUZMEN

28.03.2007 [15:12]
Turkey and Ukraine can establish the bilateral cooperation in the fields of construction, transport and energy, said Turkish State Minister Kursad Tuzmen during the 6th meeting of the Ukraine-Turkey intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation ...

UKRAINE INTENDS PROLONGING ODESSA-BRODY OIL PIPELINE TO PLOCK, YANUKOVICH

28.03.2007 [13:03]
Ukraine`s Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovich reiterated his country`s intention to prolong the Odessa-Brody oil pipeline to Plock in Poland. Mr. Yanukovich`s statement came after his ...

RUSSIAN OFFICER’S JOURNAL EXPOSING ARMENIAN ATROCITIES COMES OUT IN TURKEY

27.03.2007 [20:48]
Turkish General Staff has made public the journal “What I witnessed and heard” kept by Russian military officer Tverdokhlebov, who was the Commander of the 2nd Armenian-Russian Fortress Artillery Regiment in the province of Erzurum in late 1917 and early 1918. ...

TURKMENISTAN CABINET OF MINISTERS FOCUSES ON CASPIAN HYDROCARBON RESOURCES

27.03.2007 [15:28]
The issues of exploration of the Caspian hydrocarbon resources were in the focus of the session of Turkmenistan Cabinet of Ministers. The head of the government Gurbangulu ...

BRITISH FOREIGN SECRETARY BEGINS ANKARA TRIP

27.03.2007 [14:05]
Great Britain`s Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Mrs. Margaret Beckett, has arrived in Ankara for a two-day official visit, AzerTAj reported citing the Information ...

GEORGIAN-ITALIAN BUSINESS FORUM TO BE HELD IN TBILISI

16.03.2007 [18:49]
The Georgian-Italian Business Forum with the organizational support of the Embassy of Italy to Georgia and Foreign Trade Institute will commence in Tbilisi, on March 19 ...

4th MEETING OF GUAM’S COMMITTEE OF NATIONAL COORDINATORS KICKS OFF IN KIEV

15.03.2007 [20:34]
Deputy foreign ministers of Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Moldova have gathered in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev, for the forth meeting of the GUAM’s Committee of National Coordinators ...

TURKEY WILL NEVER OFFER ITS TERRITORY FOR IRAN ATTACK, FM ABDULLAH GUL

05.03.2007 [16:08]
Turkey will never let use its territory for staging attacks against Iran over its nuclear program, Turkish Foreign Minister Abdullah Gul said, AzerTAc reported citing the Information Telegraph Agency of Russia, ITAR-TASS ...