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Azerbaijan registers 36 new coronavirus cases, 24 recoveries

03.07.2022 [22:19]
Azerbaijan logged 36 new coronavirus infections over the past 24 hours, taking national count to 793,371, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. According to the Task Force, no new coronavirus-related deaths were reported in the last 24 hours ...

Azerbaijani judokas take two golds on Day 1 of Cluj-Napoca European Open

03.07.2022 [14:48]
Azerbaijani judokas have grabbed five medals, including two golds on the first day of Cluj-Napoca European Open 2022 in Romania. Nazir Talibov (60kg) and Telman Valiyev (73kg) bagged golds for Azerbaijan. Other Azerbaijani judokas Rashad Yelkiyev (60kg), Ruslan Pashayev (66kg) ...

Tokyo marks record 9th day of temperatures above 35 C

03.07.2022 [13:26]
Tokyo marked a record ninth straight day of temperatures above 35 C on Sunday as high pressure systems covering the Japanese archipelago kept the heat wave going, the weather agency said, according to Kyodo News. According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, the mercury hit 35.3 degrees ...

Fenerbahce sign ex-Borussia Dortmund, Galatasaray winger Emre Mor

03.07.2022 [12:30]
Fenerbahce have bolstered their offense by signing ex-Borussia Dortmund and Galatasaray winger Emre Mor, according to Anadolu Agency. The 24-year-old Turkish attacker has inked a three-year contract, the club said in a statement on Saturday. Born in Denmark, Mor played for Türkiye at EURO 2016 ...

Representatives of think tanks of member and observer countries of Organization of Turkic States start visit to Shusha

03.07.2022 [11:53]
Representatives of the think tanks of the member and observer countries of the Organization of Turkic States have begun their visit to the city of Shusha, Azerbaijan. The conference, which will be held in Shusha with the organization of the Center for the Analysis ...

Dozens missing in shipwreck during South China Sea typhoon

02.07.2022 [19:41]
More than two dozen crew members are unaccounted for after their ship broke into two during a typhoon in the South China Sea on Saturday, with rescuers scrambling to find them, officials say, according to The Guardian. An engineering vessel that was 160 nautical miles southwest of Hong Kong ...

Azerbaijan, Chile discuss prospects for interparliamentary relations

02.07.2022 [19:37]
Members of the working group for Azerbaijan-Chile interparliamentary relations at the Milli Majlis have met with head of Chile-Azerbaijan interparliamentary friendship group Thomas de Rementeria, who is in Azerbaijan to participate in the Baku Conference of the Non-Aligned Movement Parliamentary Network ...

Azerbaijani, Turkish servicemen hold joint exercises

02.07.2022 [18:40]
Various tasks were accomplished during the joint exercises in which Azerbaijani and Turkish military personnel participated, Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC. According to the scenario of the exercises, military personnel fulfilled tasks on search and rescue, evacuation of the wounded ...

Secretaries of security councils of Turkish States gather in Ankara and Istanbul

02.07.2022 [18:31]
The first meeting of the secretaries of the security councils of the member and observer states of the Organization of Turkic States has been held in Ankara and Istanbul, Turkey. Azerbaijan was represented by a delegation led by Secretary of the Security Council of Azerbaijan Ramil Usubov ...

Baku hosts US Independence Day

02.07.2022 [18:24]
The US Embassy in Azerbaijan has hosted an event to mark the 246th anniversary of the US Declaration of Independence. The national anthems of Azerbaijan and the United States were played. Speaking at the event, US Ambassador to Azerbaijan Earle Litzenberger highlighted ...

Azerbaijan detects 33 daily COVID-19 cases

02.07.2022 [18:23]
33 new cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in Azerbaijan, while 35 patients have been recovered, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. According to the Task Force, no new coronavirus-related deaths were reported in the last 24 hours ...

® Han Beyli and DJ Fateh go live with Azercell

02.07.2022 [18:22]
Azerbaijani young composer and performer Han Beyli currently residing in the USA, met his fans on Azercell's Instagram page. Supporting promotion of profound Azerbaijani culture during all those years of operation in the country ...

Azerbaijan administers 2,587 COVID-19 jabs in 24 hours

02.07.2022 [18:15]
Azerbaijan administered a total of 2,587 COVID-19 jabs on Saturday, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. Azerbaijan has administered more than 13,7 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines since it launched an immunization drive in January 2021 ...

Turkiye, Armenia agree to allow border crossing for visiting 3rd country citizens

02.07.2022 [16:47]
Turkish and Armenian officials have agreed to open the land border for third country citizens visiting both countries as soon as possible, the Turkish Foreign Ministry said on Friday, according to Anadolu Agency. Envoys for the normalization process between Ankara and Yerevan “agreed to enable the crossing ...

Teymur Rajabov beats Ding Liren at FIDE Candidates 2022

02.07.2022 [16:21]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Teymur Rajabov has defeated Chinese Ding Liren in Round 12 of the 2022 FIDE Candidates Chess Tournament in Madrid, Spain. After 12 rounds, Rajabov scored 6 points ...

Hand of the Desert – Chile`s massive sculpture

02.07.2022 [16:18]
The Hand of the Desert is one Chile’s most talked-about art installations. It is a gigantic cement hand structure jutting around 11 meters out of the arid sand of the Chilean Atacama Desert, one of the emptiest, most barren, and driest places on the face of the planet ...

Azerbaijani female wrestler Soltanova crowned European champion

02.07.2022 [15:28]
Azerbaijani female wrestler Birgul Soltanova has captured a gold medal at the U20 European Championships in Rome, Italy. She earned the medal after defeating German Luisa Scheel 4-3 in the 62kg final. Another female wrestler Marziya Sadigova (72kg) claimed a bronze medal of the tournament. ...

Azerbaijani judokas to contest medals at Cluj-Napoca European Open 2022

02.07.2022 [15:24]
Azerbaijani judokas will test their strength at Cluj-Napoca European Open 2022 to be held in Romania on July 2-3. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 14 male and 3 female judokas. The tournament will bring together 212 judokas from 33 countries. ...

Libya protesters storm parliament building in Tobruk

02.07.2022 [14:55]
Protesters stormed Libya’s parliament building in the eastern city of Tobruk, demonstrating against deteriorating living conditions and political deadlock, according to Aljazeera. Several television channels reported on Friday ...

Participants of Baku conference of NAM Parliamentary Network kick off visit to liberated territories VIDEO

02.07.2022 [13:10]
Participants of the Baku conference of the Non-Aligned Movement Parliamentary Network under the motto “Boosting the role of national parliaments in promoting global peace and sustainable development” have kicked off their visit to the liberated territories of Azerbaijan. Arriving in Fuzuli district ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry hosts official meeting

02.07.2022 [13:03]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has held an official meeting at the Central Command Post, the Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC. Deputies of Minister of Defense, Commanders of types of troops, Chiefs of Main Departments, Departments and Services of the ...

“6th Summit of Caspian Littoral States: Opportunities and Benefits for Regional Cooperation’’

02.07.2022 [12:43]
The vision of an economic cooperation corridor from Central Asia to Europe via the Caspian Sea is not new. The Caspian littoral states have a vast network of oil and natural gas pipelines from the Caspian Sea to the Black Sea and the Mediterranean, working together ...

Azerbaijani oil price exceeds $125

02.07.2022 [11:24]
Azerbaijani oil price has increased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil rose $1.9 to trade at $125.30. ...

Azerbaijani female wrestlers bring home four medals from European Championships

02.07.2022 [11:23]
Azerbaijani female wrestlers have captured four medals, including two golds, at the U20 European Championships in Rome, Italy. Elnura Mammadova and Birgul Soltanova bagged gold medals for Azerbaijan, while Asmar Jangurtaran and Marziya Sadigova took ...