AZERTAC - Azerbaijan State News Agency https://azertag.az AZERTAC - Azerbaijan State News Agency Study links 3 eye diseases with Alzheimer`s Researchers have discovered a link between three degenerative eye diseases and Alzheimer`s disease, according to HealthDay. They say their findings could lead to new ways to identify people at high risk for Alzheimer`s https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Study_links_3_eye_diseases_with_Alzheimers-1186833 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0400 His Excellency Mr Sergio Mattarella, President of the Italian Republic Dear Mr President, We are deeply saddened as people were killed and went missing after a motorway bridge collapsed near the city of Genoa. On the occasion of this tragedy, on our own behalf and on behalf of the people https://azertag.az/en/xeber/His_Excellency_Mr_Sergio_Mattarella_President_of_the_Italian_Republic-1186822 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:04:00 +0400 At least 22 dead as bridge collapses near Genoa At least 22 people were killed when a motorway bridge near Genoa collapsed earlier on Tuesday, Rai News 24 news channel reports citing Italian Undersecretary to the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport Edoardo Rixi https://azertag.az/en/xeber/At_least_22_dead_as_bridge_collapses_near_Genoa-1186810 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 19:07:00 +0400 Participants of 7th International Multiculturalism Summer School adopt address to President of Azerbaijan Participants of the 7th International Multiculturalism Summer School, which was organized by Baku International Multiculturalism Center, have adopted an address to President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Participants_of_7th_International_Multiculturalism_Summer_School_adopt_address_to_President_of_Azerbaijan-1186808 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 19:02:00 +0400 ® Nar awards enrollees who demonstrated highest results during university entrance examinations Within the framework of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) strategy, just as the last year, has presented valuable prizes to applicants, who have demonstrated the highest results during the examinations for entrance to higher education institutions https://azertag.az/en/xeber/__Nar_awards_enrollees_who_demonstrated_highest_results_during_university_entrance_examinations-1186805 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 18:50:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources officially supports Caspian Energy Forum Baku– 2018 Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan offers official support to the conduction of the 7th International Caspian Energy Forum Baku– 2018 which is to be attended by over 1,500 delegates from 50 countries of the world. First Deputy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Caspian European Club Telman Aliyev stated https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Ministry_of_Ecology_and_Natural_Resources_officially_supports_Caspian_Energy_Forum_Baku__2018-1186784 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 17:40:00 +0400 Azerbaijan women’s volleyball team name squad for Gloria Cup The Azerbaijan women’s national volleyball team have named a squad for the Gloria Cup to be held in Antalya, Turkey. Azerbaijan will take on Turkey on August 23, Italy on August 24 https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_womens_volleyball_team_name_squad_for_Gloria_Cup-1186780 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 17:22:00 +0400 Over 300 people injured in Spain after walkway collapses during festival More than 300 people were injured, nine of them seriously, in the northwest of Spain when a wooden walkway collapsed during a festival performance, Spanish authorities said on Monday, EFE news agency reported https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Over_300_people_injured_in_Spain_after_walkway_collapses_during_festival-1186753 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:33:00 +0400 Azerbaijan to host meeting on Caspian Sea this fall “According to a communique adopted by the heads of state of the Caspian littoral states at the recent Summit in Aktau, deputy foreign ministers and authorized representatives will convene in Azerbaijan for a meeting on the Caspian Sea in the fall of this https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_to_host_meeting_on_Caspian_Sea_this_fall-1186721 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:17:00 +0400 Ukrainian MP: The signing of Convention is an important step towards ensuring security in Caspian Sea “The signing of the Convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea by the heads of the littoral states in Aktau is a landmark event and an important step towards ensuring security in the Caspian Sea,” member of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleg https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Ukrainian_MP_The_signing_of_Convention_is_an_important_step_towards_ensuring_security_in_Caspian_Sea-1186706 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:27:00 +0400 Foreign Ministry: Azerbaijan will continue to comprehensively support brotherly Turkish nation and state “Azerbaijan will continue to comprehensively support the brotherly Turkish nation and state,” said spokesman of Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Foreign Affairs Hikmat Hajiyev. “The strategic alliance between Azerbaijan and Turkey is strengthening https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Foreign_Ministry_Azerbaijan_will_continue_to_comprehensively_support_brotherly_Turkish_nation_and_state-1186676 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 11:54:00 +0400 UN secretary general welcomes signing of Convention on Legal Status of Caspian Sea United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has hailed the signing of the Convention on the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea by Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia and Turkmenistan, the secretary general’s spokesman said in a statement https://azertag.az/en/xeber/UN_secretary_general_welcomes_signing_of_Convention_on_Legal_Status_of_Caspian_Sea-1186669 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 11:43:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 88 times Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire from large-caliber machine guns 88 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_Armenian_armed_units_violated_ceasefire_88_times-1186652 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 11:01:00 +0400 The signing of Convention on legal status of Caspian Sea in the spotlight of Japanese NHK TV channel The Japanese NHK TV channel has highlighted the signing of the Convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea, under which Caspian Sea littoral nations - Russia, Iran, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan agreed to establish territorial borders in the disputed body of water https://azertag.az/en/xeber/The_signing_of_Convention_on_legal_status_of_Caspian_Sea_in_the_spotlight_of_Japanese_NHK_TV_channel-1186617 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 21:24:00 +0400 The John Batchelor Show highlights Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and prosperity of Azerbaijan Popular American radio program “The John Batchelor Show” dedicated a series of programs to Azerbaijan. John Batchelor, the host of the program, interviewed Azerbaijan`s ambassador to the US Elin Suleymanov who spoke about the Armenia-Azerbaijan https://azertag.az/en/xeber/The_John_Batchelor_Show_highlights_Nagorno_Karabakh_conflict_and_prosperity_of_Azerbaijan-1186589 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 19:05:00 +0400 Azerbaijani President: Next year, we will celebrate the 70th anniversary of oil production in the Caspian Sea “Next year, we will celebrate the 70th anniversary of oil production in the Caspian Sea, which represents first offshore oil production,” said President Ilham Aliyev at a press conference held after the ceremony of signing documents at the 5th Summit https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_President_Next_year_we_will_celebrate_the_70th_anniversary_of_oil_production_in_the_Caspian_Sea-1186548 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 16:42:00 +0400 Azerbaijani triple jumper wins European silver in Berlin Azerbaijan`s Alexis Copello has claimed a silver medal at the 2018 European Athletics Championships in Berlin, Germany. He secured the medal in the men’s triple jump with an effort of 16.93m https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_triple_jumper_wins_European_silver_in_Berlin-1186530 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:37:00 +0400 ® “My Bakcell” – manage your number’s balance and enjoy customer care directly from your smartphone Bakcell, the First Mobile Operator and Leading Mobile Internet Provider of Azerbaijan, has introduced “My Bakcell” application, the first of its kind and most innovative customer care method on the country’s telecommunications market https://azertag.az/en/xeber/__My_Bakcell___manage_your_numbers_balance_and_enjoy_customer_care_directly_from_your_smartphone-1186502 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 14:19:00 +0400 9 dead, 15 injured after Taiwan hospital fire Nine people have died and another 15 were injured after a fire in a hospital in New Taipei City, Taiwan, local authorities said Monday, Xinhua reported. Of the 15 injured, 11 have severe injuries, while the rest suffered minor injuries https://azertag.az/en/xeber/9_dead_15_injured_after_Taiwan_hospital_fire-1186493 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:41:00 +0400 India: Monsoon season claims 774 lives At least 774 have been killed during India's monsoon season due to heavy rain and floods, according to state officials, Anadolu Agency reports. Some 245 people have been injured and seven states have been affected, including https://azertag.az/en/xeber/India_Monsoon_season_claims_774_lives-1186457 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:07:00 +0400 Defense Ministry: Serviceman of Azerbaijan Army wounded as a result of another provocation of Armenia Armenia continues to purposefully aggravate the situation in the Nakhchivan direction, according to Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry. “On August 12, as a result of the rough violation of the ceasefire by the enemy in the Nakhchivan https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Defense_Ministry_Serviceman_of_Azerbaijan_Army_wounded_as_a_result_of_another_provocation_of_Armenia-1186452 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 11:49:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 79 times Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire 79 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_Armenian_armed_units_violated_ceasefire_79_times-1186429 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:57:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev attended opening of Absheron Logistics Center VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended the opening of Absheron Logistics Center. The head of state cut the ribbon symbolizing the inauguration of the center. President Ilham Aliyev familiarized himself with the activity https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_attended_opening_of_Absheron_Logistics_Center_VIDEO-1186426 Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:30:00 +0400 Official reception given in honor of participants of Aktau Summit VIDEO President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has hosted an official reception in honor of participants of the 5th Summit of the Heads of State of the Caspian littoral states in Aktau https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Official_reception_given_in_honor_of_participants_of_Aktau_Summit_VIDEO-1186379 Sun, 12 Aug 2018 19:24:00 +0400 Heads of state attended ceremony to release young sturgeons into Caspian Sea VIDEO Following the 5th Summit of the Heads of State of the Caspian littoral states, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, President of Kazakhstan NursultanNazarbayev, President of Russia Vladimir Putin, President of Iran Hassan Rouhani and https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Heads_of_state_attended_ceremony_to_release_young_sturgeons_into_Caspian_Sea_VIDEO-1186372 Sun, 12 Aug 2018 18:11:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev met with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in Aktau VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani in Aktau. The successful development of relations in political, economic and other spheres was pointed out https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_met_with_Iranian_President_Hassan_Rouhani_in_Aktau_VIDEO-1186362 Sun, 12 Aug 2018 16:42:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev met with Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev in Aktau VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev in Aktau. https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_met_with_Kazakh_President_Nursultan_Nazarbayev_in_Aktau_VIDEO-1186357 Sun, 12 Aug 2018 16:05:00 +0400 Heads of State of Caspian littoral states made press statements at Aktau Summit VIDEO Following the signing of documents at the 5th Summit of the Heads of State of the Caspian littoral states in Aktau, Kazakhstan, the presidents made press statements. President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev hailed the importance of the https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Heads_of_State_of_Caspian_littoral_states_made_press_statements_at_Aktau_Summit_VIDEO-1186356 Sun, 12 Aug 2018 15:55:00 +0400 Heads of State of Caspian littoral states signed Convention on legal status of Caspian Sea in Aktau VIDEO The Convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea has been signed at the 5th Summit of the Heads of State of the Caspian littoral states in Aktau, Kazakhstan. The Convention was signed by President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, President of https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Heads_of_State_of_Caspian_littoral_states_signed_Convention_on_legal_status_of_Caspian_Sea_in_Aktau_VIDEO-1186352 Sun, 12 Aug 2018 15:42:00 +0400 5th Summit of Heads of State of Caspian littoral states was held in Aktau VIDEO The Kazakh city of Aktau has hosted the 5th Summit of the Heads of State of the Caspian littoral states. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attended the Summit. President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev welcomed Azerbaijani https://azertag.az/en/xeber/5th_Summit_of_Heads_of_State_of_Caspian_littoral_states_was_held_in_Aktau_VIDEO-1186327 Sun, 12 Aug 2018 14:42:00 +0400 Death toll from Indonesia quake tops 380 An earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok has killed 387 people, authorities said today, adding hundreds of thousands of displaced people were still short of clean water, food and medicine nearly a week on, Indian English language daily newspaper State Times reported https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Death_toll_from_Indonesia_quake_tops_380-1186323 Sun, 12 Aug 2018 13:43:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 86 times Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 86 times throughout the day, using large-caliber machine guns," the ministry said in a statement https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_Armenian_armed_units_violated_ceasefire_86_times-1186311 Sun, 12 Aug 2018 11:38:00 +0400 10 PKK terrorists ‘neutralized’ in eastern Turkey At least 10 PKK terrorists were “neutralized” in eastern Turkey, the country’s Interior ministry said, Anadolu Agency reported. Turkish authorities often use the word "neutralized" in their statements to imply the terrorists in question either surrendered or were killed or captured https://azertag.az/en/xeber/10_PKK_terrorists_neutralized_in_eastern_Turkey-1186308 Sun, 12 Aug 2018 11:05:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev arrived in the Kazakh city of Aktau VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has arrived in the Kazakh city of Aktau to attend the 5th Summit of the Heads of State of the Caspian littoral states. At the Aktau international airport, the head of state was welcomed by Kazakh Minister of Energy Kanat Bozumbayev https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_arrived_in_the_Kazakh_city_of_Aktau_VIDEO-1186299 Sun, 12 Aug 2018 09:44:00 +0400 Azerbaijani gymnast qualifies for final of European Artistic Gymnastics Championships Azerbaijan`s Javidan Babayev has booked a spot in the final of the European Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Glasgow. He will compete in the men’s rings event https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_gymnast_qualifies_for_final_of_European_Artistic_Gymnastics_Championships-1186280 Sat, 11 Aug 2018 21:08:00 +0400 Japan`s Abe may seek re-election as LDP leader Japan`s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has suggested that he may seek a third term as leader of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party and achieve his long-cherished dream of revising the Constitution, Japanese public broadcasting organization NHK reported https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Japans_Abe_may_seek_re_election_as_LDP_leader-1186278 Sat, 11 Aug 2018 21:03:00 +0400 Latvian referees to control BATE vs Qarabag Champions League match Latvian referee Andris Treimanis will be in charge of a return match between Belarus BATE and Azerbaijani Qarabag in the third qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League. Treimanis will be assisted by Haralds Gudermanis and Aleksejs Spasjonnikovs https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Latvian_referees_to_control_BATE_vs_Qarabag_Champions_League_match-1186261 Sat, 11 Aug 2018 18:41:00 +0400 Italy was Azerbaijan’s main export market in seven months of this year Italy was Azerbaijan’s main export market in January-July of this year, according to the State Customs Committee. The volume of export with Italy made $1.908 billion, official figures suggest https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Italy_was_Azerbaijans_main_export_market_in_seven_months_of_this_year-1186233 Sat, 11 Aug 2018 17:01:00 +0400 Turkey's Erdogan, Putin discuss economic ties on phone In a phone call, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin hailed strengthening economic and trade ties between the two countries, according to Turkish presidential sources, Anadolu Agency reported https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Turkey_039s_Erdogan_Putin_discuss_economic_ties_on_phone-1186212 Sat, 11 Aug 2018 14:54:00 +0400 Azerbaijani, Turkish wrestlers having joint training camp in Goygol Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers are having a joint training camp with their Turkish counterparts in Goygol. The two-week training camp is a preparatory event for international tournaments https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_Turkish_wrestlers_having_joint_training_camp_in_Goygol-1186186 Sat, 11 Aug 2018 13:00:00 +0400 Tajik President ends official visit to Azerbaijan President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon has completed his official visit to Azerbaijan. A guard of honor was arranged for the Tajik President at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport decorated with the national flags https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Tajik_President_ends_official_visit_to_Azerbaijan-1186169 Sat, 11 Aug 2018 12:15:00 +0400 Tajik President receives honorary doctorate from ADA University President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, who is in Baku on an official visit, has received the diploma of an honorary doctor of ADA University. Rector of ADA University, deputy FM, ambassador Hafiz Pashayev handed the diploma to https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Tajik_President_receives_honorary_doctorate_from_ADA_University-1186162 Sat, 11 Aug 2018 12:05:00 +0400 Two Azerbaijani athletes into final of Berlin 2018 European Athletics Championships Azerbaijani athletes Alexis Kopello and Nazim Babayev have reached the final of the 2018 European Athletics Championships in Berlin, Germany. They will contest medals in the men’s triple jump event https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Two_Azerbaijani_athletes_into_final_of_Berlin_2018_European_Athletics_Championships-1186158 Sat, 11 Aug 2018 11:57:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 82 times Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire from large-caliber machine guns 82 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_Armenian_armed_units_violated_ceasefire_82_times-1186143 Sat, 11 Aug 2018 11:16:00 +0400 Caspian European Club to host business forum with participation of Chairman of State Agency for Mandatory Medical Insurance The Caspian European Club will host a business forum with the participation of Chairman of the State Agency for Mandatory Medical Insurance of the Azerbaijan Republic Zaur Aliyev on August 29 https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Caspian_European_Club_to_host_business_forum_with_participation_of_Chairman_of_State_Agency_for_Mandatory_Medical_Insurance-1186088 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 21:20:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev hosted official reception in honor of Tajik President Emomali Rahmon VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has hosted an official reception in honor of President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon. The heads of state addressed the reception https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_hosted_official_reception_in_honor_of_Tajik_President_Emomali_Rahmon_VIDEO-1186080 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 20:25:00 +0400 President Emomali Rahmon: Azerbaijani-Tajik relations will continue to develop based on friendship and partnership President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, who is in Baku on an official visit, has expressed confidence that bilateral relations between Azerbaijan and Tajikistan will continue to develop on the basis of friendship https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Emomali_Rahmon_Azerbaijani_Tajik_relations_will_continue_to_develop_based_on_friendship_and_partnership-1186070 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 20:00:00 +0400 Speaker of Azerbaijan`s Parliament, Tajik President have joint working dinner Speaker of the Milli Majlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ogtay Asadov and President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon have had a joint working dinner. They hailed friendly and brotherly relations between Azerbaijan and Tajikistan, and exchanged views over prospects https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Speaker_of_Azerbaijans_Parliament_Tajik_President_have_joint_working_dinner-1186055 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 18:48:00 +0400 Rescue helicopter crashes in eastern Japan, kills 2 of 9 aboard A prefectural government rescue helicopter with nine people aboard crashed on an eastern Japan mountain Friday, killing two of the passengers, the Japanese transport ministry and local government said, Kyodo news agency reported. The identities of two were not immediately known https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Rescue_helicopter_crashes_in_eastern_Japan_kills_2_of_9_aboard-1186023 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 17:40:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev received US Congressional delegation VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a US Congressional delegation led by Chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Devin Nunes and including member of the committee Rick Crawford. The successful development of the bilateral relations between the Republic of Azerbaijan https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_received_US_Congressional_delegation_VIDEO-1185986 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 15:17:00 +0400 State Customs Committee, Agency for Small and Medium Entrepreneurship Development sign Memorandum of Understanding The State Customs Committee and the Agency for Small and Medium Entrepreneurship Development have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation and mutual activity. Prior to the signing ceremony, Chairman of the State Customs Committee https://azertag.az/en/xeber/State_Customs_Committee_Agency_for_Small_and_Medium_Entrepreneurship_Development_sign_Memorandum_of_Understanding-1185960 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 15:07:00 +0400 President of Tajikistan visits Alley of Martyrs President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon has visited the Alley of Martyrs to pay respect to Azerbaijani heroes who gave their lives for the country`s independence and territorial integrity https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_of_Tajikistan_visits_Alley_of_Martyrs-1185922 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 12:30:00 +0400 Tajik President Emomali Rahmon pays respect to Azerbaijani national leader Heydar Aliyev President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon has visited the Alley of Honors to lay a wreath at the tomb of national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev. He then put flowers at the grave of prominent ophthalmologist https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Tajik_President_Emomali_Rahmon_pays_respect_to_Azerbaijani_national_leader_Heydar_Aliyev-1185901 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 12:08:00 +0400 Azerbaijani, Tajik presidents made press statements VIDEO Following the ceremony of signing documents, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon made press statements https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_Tajik_presidents_made_press_statements_VIDEO-1185883 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:20:00 +0400 Azerbaijan, Tajikistan signed documents VIDEO Following the expanded meeting, a ceremony of signing Azerbaijan-Tajikistan documents was held in the presence of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon. The Joint Declaration of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_Tajikistan_signed_documents_VIDEO-1185872 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:15:00 +0400 Ramil Guliyev crowned European athletics champion  VIDEO The Turkish runner of Azerbaijani origin Ramil Guliyev has won the men's 200m race at the European Athletics Championships in Berlin, Germany. Guliyev, 28, secured the gold medal after timing 19.76 seconds https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Ramil_Guliyev_crowned_European_athletics_champion__VIDEO-1185849 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 10:34:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 94 times Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire from large-caliber machine guns 94 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_Armenian_armed_units_violated_ceasefire_94_times-1185848 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 10:28:00 +0400 SOCAR to buy assets of Germany’s EWE in Turkey The German giant EWE AG company is preparing to withdraw from the energy market of Turkey and to sell its share in gas distribution companies Bursagaz AS and Kayserigaz AS, Turkey’s “haber7.com” reported https://azertag.az/en/xeber/SOCAR_to_buy_assets_of_Germanys_EWE_in_Turkey-1185846 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 10:23:00 +0400 Azerbaijani, Tajik presidents held expanded meeting VIDEO Following the one-on-one meeting, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon were joined by their delegations for a meeting in an expanded format. https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_Tajik_presidents_held_expanded_meeting_VIDEO-1185845 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:46:00 +0400 Azerbaijani, Tajik presidents held one-on-one meeting VIDEO Following the official welcome ceremony, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon held a one-on-one meeting. President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_Tajik_presidents_held_one_on_one_meeting_VIDEO-1185844 Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:00:00 +0400