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Azerbaijan rhythmic gymnastics team in group exercises win gold at Konya 2021

15.08.2022 [02:08]
The Azerbaijan rhythmic gymnastics team in group exercises have grabbed a gold medal at the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games in Konya. The Azerbaijani gymnasts scored 30,300 points in the three ribbons and two balls ...

Azerbaijan`s coronavirus cases surpass 805,000

14.08.2022 [23:55]
518 new cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in Azerbaijan, while 457 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 ...

41 dead in fire at Egyptian church west of Cairo

14.08.2022 [23:47]
At least 41 people were killed and 14 others injured in a fire that erupted at an Egyptian church west of Cairo early Sunday, the Coptic Church said, according to Anadolu Agency. The fire broke out in Abu Sefein Church in the Greater Cairo ...

Azerbaijani gymnast Aghamirova captures her second gold at 5th Islamic Solidarity Games

14.08.2022 [23:28]
Azerbaijani Zohra Aghamirova has bagged her second gold medal in the rhythmic gymnastics at the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games as she triumphed in the individual ribbon event. She secured her first gold in the clubs event, and won silver medals in the ball and hoop events. ...

Teams fulfill standards at “Tank Biathlon” contest

14.08.2022 [23:12]
Representatives of the participating countries fulfilled the standards for technical training at the "Tank Biathlon" contest held as part of the “International Army Games - 2022” at the Alabino military training ground in Moscow, the Russian Federation, Azerbaijan`s Ministry ...

Azerbaijani Aghamirova clinches three medals in rhythmic gymnastics at Konya 2021

14.08.2022 [18:34]
Azerbaijani Zohra Aghamirova has captured three medals in the rhythmic gymnastics at the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games in Konya. She bagged gold for Azerbaijan in the individual clubs event, and earned silver medals in the ball and hoop events. ...

Türkiye's AK Party celebrates 21st founding anniversary

14.08.2022 [17:51]
Türkiye's Justice and Development (AK) Party is celebrating 21 years of its founding - a period marked by resounding election wins, Anadolu Agency reports. Founded on Aug. 14, 2001, the party burst onto the political scene under ...

Memorial evening dedicated to 80th anniversary of Muslim Magomayev to be held

14.08.2022 [17:15]
On August 17, a memorial evening dedicated to the 80th anniversary of Muslim Magomayev, a world-renowned opera and variety singer, composer, People’s artist of Azerbaijan and USSR, will be held. To be held with the organizational support of the Heydar Aliyev ...

Azerbaijani gymnast grabs silver at Konya 2021

14.08.2022 [17:02]
Azerbaijani Madina Mustafayeva has taken a silver medal in the aerobic gymnastics at the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games in Konya. She sealed the medal in the women`s individual event ...

Azerbaijani servicemen visit Iran

14.08.2022 [16:34]
Servicemen of the Azerbaijan Army are on a visit to Iran to participate in the “Sniper Frontier” contest to be held as part of the “International Army Games - 2022” in the city of Yazd, the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC ...

Azerbaijan`s Dolmatov claims gold in aerobic gymnastics at Konya 2021

14.08.2022 [15:13]
Azerbaijan`s Vladimir Dolmatov has won a gold medal in the aerobic gymnastics at the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games in Konya. Dolmatov secured the medal in the men’s individual event ...

Azerbaijan`s exposition in “International Army Games – 2022” competitions arouse great interest

14.08.2022 [14:57]
Azerbaijani pavilion was established at the “House of Friendship” organized at the Alabino training ground in Moscow, Russia, as part of the “International Army Games – 2022” competitions, the Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC ...

Tickets for Qarabag vs Viktoria Plzeň match go on sale

14.08.2022 [14:35]
Tickets for a match between Azerbaijani football club Qarabag and Czech FC Viktoria Plzeň in the UEFA Champions League play-offs have gone on sale. Tickets cost between 5-100 AZN ...

Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry congratulates Pakistan on Independence Day

14.08.2022 [13:56]
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has made a post on its Twitter account to congratulate the Islamic Republic of Pakistan on the country’s Independence Day. The post reads: ”We cordially extend our warmest wishes for success and prosperity ...

Azerbaijan win gold in rhythmic gymnastics group all-around

14.08.2022 [13:12]
Azerbaijan has claimed a gold medal in the rhythmic gymnastics group all-around at the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games in Konya. The Azerbaijani gymnasts gathered 62,700 points. The team of Azerbaijani gymnasts comprised Gullu Aghalarzade, Laman Alimuradova, Kamilla Aliyeva ...

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers take two more medals at Konya 2021

14.08.2022 [12:33]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers have added two more medals to the country`s medal haul at the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games in Konya. Sanan Suleymanov secured silver after losing 5-2 to Kyrgyz Akzhol Makhmudov in the 77kg final, while Sabah Shariati (130kg) earned bronze after beating ...

Nur-Sultan hosts opening ceremony of “Masters of Artillery Fire” contest

13.08.2022 [21:04]
The solemn opening ceremony of the “Masters of Artillery Fire” contest, held as part of the “International Army Games – 2022”, has been held in the city of Nur-Sultan, the capital of Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC. The ceremony was attended by Minister of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan ...

Azerbaijan administers 1,651 COVID-19 jabs in 24 hours

13.08.2022 [20:49]
Azerbaijan administered a total of 1,651 COVID-19 jabs on Saturday, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. Azerbaijan has administered more than 13.8 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines since it launched an immunization drive in January 2021 ...

Greco-Roman wrestler Jafarov seals Azerbaijan`s another gold at Konya 2021

13.08.2022 [20:42]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Hasrat Jafarov has added another gold to the country`s medal haul at the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games in Konya. He beat Kyrgyz Amantur Ismailov 3-1 in the 67kg gold medal bout ...

Man guns down at least 11 amid suspected domestic dispute in Montenegro

13.08.2022 [20:27]
At least 11 people were killed in a small city in Montenegro after a man opened fire at passersby with a pistol on Friday, according to Anadolu Agency. Public broadcaster Radio and Television of Montenegro reported that six people were wounded in the attack, including a police officer, in the former capital Cetinje ...

Azerbaijan win rhythmic gymnastics team title at Islamic Solidarity Games

13.08.2022 [20:15]
Azerbaijan has claimed the rhythmic gymnastics team title at the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games in Konya with a score of 252.300. Uzbekistan claimed silver (248.500), and Kazakhstan bagged bronze (240.100) ...

Female wrestler Aliyeva bags gold for Azerbaijan at Konya 2021

13.08.2022 [20:00]
Azerbaijani female wrestler Jala Aliyeva has claimed a gold medal at the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games in Konya. Aliyeva secured the medal after defeating Nigerian Esther Kolawole 14-6 in the 57kg gold medal bout ...

Azerbaijan records 420 daily COVID-19 cases, 5 deaths

13.08.2022 [19:40]
Azerbaijan`s COVID-19 case tally rose by 420 over the past day to 804,585, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. According to the Task Force, the country`s COVID-19 recoveries rose by 453 over the past day, reaching 791,656. Five persons have died after testing positive for COVID-19 ...

Azerbaijani Greco–Roman wrestler grabs silver at Konya 2021

13.08.2022 [19:31]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Murad Mammadov has scooped a silver medal at the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games in Konya. He secured the medal after losing to Kyrgyz Zholaman Sharshenbekov in the 60kg final ...

Azerbaijani servicemen participate in exercises in Turkiye

13.08.2022 [19:19]
In accordance with the bilateral cooperation plan signed between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Republic of Turkiye, servicemen of the Azerbaijan Army participated in the exercises held in Turkiye to exchange experience as part of the "Brother Brigade Project", the Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC ...