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Biden rolls back Trump policies on wall, climate, health, Muslims

21.01.2021 [13:09]
U.S. President Joe Biden signed 15 executive actions shortly after being sworn on Wednesday, undoing policies put in place by his Republican predecessor, Donald Trump, and making his first moves on the pandemic and climate change ...

Iran, Azerbaijan to open joint railways, industrial town

21.01.2021 [13:00]
Establishing joint railway and industrial town of Iran and Azerbaijan was finalized at the 14th meeting of the joint economic commission, said Governor-General of Ardebil Province Akbar Behnamjou on Tuesday. The two projects will be operationalized in the near future ...

Ukraine records 5,583 new COVID-19 cases per day, 13,981 people recovered, Health Minister says

21.01.2021 [12:58]
As of Thursday morning, some 5,583 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) disease were recorded in Ukraine, some 13,981 people recovered, some 241 patients died, Health Minister of Ukraine Maksym Stepanov said, according to Interfax-Ukraine News Agency ...

A meeting through video conferencing was held between President Ilham Aliyev and President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov

21.01.2021 [12:48]
A meeting through video conferencing has been held between President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov in connection with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between ...

Galatasaray hammer Denizlispor 6-1 in Super Lig clash

21.01.2021 [12:13]
Galatasaray trounced Yukatel Denizlispor 6-1 at home in a Turkish Super Lig Week 20 clash Wednesday, according to Anadolu Agency. Goals by Emre Akbaba, Sofiane Feghouli and Ryan Donk's gave the Lions a 3-0 lead at the end of the first half ...

Azerbaijani oil price reaches $57

21.01.2021 [11:32]
Azerbaijani oil price has increased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil rose $0.45 to stand at $56.84 ...

Juventus beat Napoli 2-0 to win Italian Super Cup

21.01.2021 [11:08]
Juventus lifted the Italian Super Cup after beating Napoli 2-0 in the final Wednesday, according to Anadolu Agency. Juventus secured the trophy with goals by Cristiano Ronaldo and Alvaro Morata as Lorenzo ...

Azerbaijani FM starts Turkmenistan visit

21.01.2021 [11:02]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov has embarked on a visit to Turkmenistan, the ministry’s press-service told AZERTAC ...

Light crude oil price increases on world markets

21.01.2021 [10:59]
On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil fell $0.13 to trade at $55,95, while the price of Light crude oil at the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) increased $0.26 to stand ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry releases video footages of Nadirkhanli village, Kalbajar district

21.01.2021 [10:20]
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense has released video footages from the liberated Nadirkhanli village of Kalbajar district. Citing the ministry’s press service, AZERTAC presents the video footages ...

Biden sworn-in to office as Trump leaves for Florida VIDEO

20.01.2021 [23:40]
President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris were officially sworn into office Wednesday in a heavily-guarded but sparsely attended ceremony at the US Capitol. Security for the ceremony was markedly increased with 25,000 National Guard ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry: Anniversary of January 20 tragedy was marked in Shusha VIDEO

20.01.2021 [15:53]
A commemoration ceremony dedicated to the 31st anniversary of the January 20 tragedy has been held in the city of Shusha with the participation of the servicemen of the Azerbaijan Army, Azerbaijan’s Minstry of Defense told AZERTAC. The memory of Shehids (Martyrs) was honored with observing a minute of silence ...

Turkey registers over 6,800 new coronavirus cases

20.01.2021 [15:47]
Turkey on Tuesday reported over 6,800 new coronavirus cases, according to Health Ministry data, Anadolu Agency reports. A total of 6,818 cases, including 761 symptomatic patients, were confirmed across the country, the data showed ...

US Medium online media platform publishes article on Black January tragedy

20.01.2021 [14:15]
The US-based Medium online media platform has published an article by Azerbaijan’s Consul General in Los Angeles Nasimi Aghayev on Black January tragedy. In the article, the Consul General states that 31 years ago, on January 20, 1990, 26,000 ...

Azerbaijan’s Consulate General in Los Angeles produces short film on Black January tragedy

20.01.2021 [12:48]
The Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles has produced a short film dedicated to Azerbaijan’s Black January tragedy of 1990. The film mentions that in 1987 anti-Azerbaijani pogroms broke out in Armenia, and that Armenians ...

Azerbaijani oil price exceeds $56

20.01.2021 [12:28]
Azerbaijani oil price has increased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil rose $1.02 to stand at $56.39 ...

President Ilham Aliyev and first lady Mehriban Aliyeva visited Alley of Martyrs on 31st anniversary of 20 January tragedy VIDEO

20.01.2021 [12:14]
Thirty-one years have passed since the bloody 20 January. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and first lady Mehriban Aliyeva visited the Alley of Martyrs on the 31st anniversary of the 20 January tragedy which was committed by the Soviet empire in Baku ...

Azerbaijan observes moment of silence for Black January victims VIDEO

20.01.2021 [12:01]
A state-wide moment of silence was observed for the Black January victims today at 12:00 (local time) across Azerbaijan. Ships, cars, and trains sounded sirens throughout the country to remember victims of the January 20, 1990 tragedy ...

Oil prices jump on world markets

20.01.2021 [11:49]
Oil prices have risen on the world markets. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil increased $0.40 to trade at $56.30, while the price of Light crude oil at the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) rose $0.43 to stand at $53.41 ...