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Russian Foreign Ministry publishes list of 963 US citizens barred from entering Russia

22.05.2022 [17:46]
The Russian Foreign Ministry has released a national stop list of 963 US citizens who, as a tit-for-tat measure, are banned to come to Russia, according to TASS. "In the context of retaliatory measures to the anti-Russian sanctions continuously ...

Azerbaijani, Turkish FMs hold phone talk

22.05.2022 [17:00]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov has had a telephone conversation wth his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu. The ministers exchanged views on bilateral cooperation agenda. The sides also discussed ...

President Ilham Aliyev arrived in Brussels for working visit VIDEO

22.05.2022 [15:00]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has arrived in Brussels, the capital of the Kingdom of Belgium, for a working visit at the invitation of President of the European Council Charles Michel ...

Defense Ministry: Azerbaijan Army positions were subjected to fire

22.05.2022 [14:44]
On May 21, at about 16:30, the Armenian armed forces units from the positions in the direction of Ashaghi Shorzha of the Basarkechar region of the state border using various caliber weapons subjected to fire the Azerbaijan Army positions in the direction of Yellija settlement of Kalbajar district, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC ...

'No positive approach for Sweden, Finland's NATO bids unless they show solidarity with Turkiye'

22.05.2022 [14:07]
Unless Sweden and Finland "clearly show" that they will stand in solidarity with Turkiye on fundamental issues, especially the fight against terrorism, Ankara will not approach their NATO membership bid positively, the Turkish president told the alliance’s chief over ...

M6.0 earthquake hits Fukushima

22.05.2022 [10:52]
A magnitude 6.0 earthquake occurred off the coast of Fukushima Prefecture, northeastern Japan around 12:30 p.m. on Sunday. No major damage has been reported so far, according to NHK World-Japan. The quake hit Fukushima and other prefectures in northeastern and Kanto regions ...

From Hissein Brahim Taha, Secretary-General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation

21.05.2022 [19:51]
Excellency, Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu. On the occasion of the National Day of the Republic of Azerbaijan, I have the honor to extend to Your Excellency and the people of Azerbaijan my heartfelt congratulations. I pray to Almighty Allah for the health ...

‘Sweden, Finland’s ties with terror elements constitute main problem in NATO memberships’

21.05.2022 [19:48]
Sweden and Finland’s ties with individuals and so-called organizations that operate under the control of the YPG/PKK terror group constitute the “main problem” in their NATO membership bids, the Turkish president told British prime minister on Friday, according to Anadolu Agency ...

From Shavkat Mirziyoyev, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan

21.05.2022 [19:40]
Dear Ilham Heydar oglu, It is with great pleasure that I extend my best wishes and sincere congratulations to you and the brotherly people of Azerbaijan on the occasion of the national holiday of your country – the Independence Day ...

From Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

21.05.2022 [19:17]
As-salamu aleykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu I extend my sincerest congratulations to Your Excellency on the occasion of your country’s national day - the Independence Day. I wish you good health and happiness, and the brotherly ...

From David John Hurley, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia

21.05.2022 [18:51]
Your Excellency, On the national day of Azerbaijan, I wish to convey to you, the government and the people of Azerbaijan my warmest wishes, together with those of the Australian government and people ...

From Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of Saudi Arabia

21.05.2022 [18:45]
His Excellency Mr. Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan As-salamu aleykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu Your Excellency, my brother Ilham Heydar oglu Aliyev ...

Pirgulu State Nature Reserve – charming mountain-forest landscapes in Azerbaijan’s Shamakhi district

21.05.2022 [18:36]
Established in December 25, 1968, at the eastern edge of the Great Caucasus Mountains at an area of 1521 hectares, in the territory of Shamakhi district, the Pirgulu State Natural Reserve boasts natural forests that creates rich and beautiful landscape ...

From Klaus Werner Iohannis, President of Romania

21.05.2022 [18:34]
Mr President, It gives me great pleasure to extend to you my sincerest congratulations on the occasion of Azerbaijan`s national holiday - the Independence Day ...

Antarctic - remote area in Southern Hemisphere

21.05.2022 [18:10]
The Antarctic is a cold, remote area in the Southern Hemisphere encompassed by the Antarctic Convergence. Antarctica is the fifth-largest continent in terms of total area. Antarctica is a unique continent in that it does not have a native population ...

Azerbaijan logs 1 new COVID-19 case

21.05.2022 [18:07]
One new case of coronavirus infection has been recorded in Azerbaijan, while 5 patients have been recovered, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. According to the Task Force, the overall confirmed cases in Azerbaijan have reached 792,708 ...

Cologne - fourth largest city in Germany

21.05.2022 [17:59]
Cologne, German Köln is the fourth largest city in Germany and largest city of the Land of North Rhine - Westphalia. One of the key inland ports of Europe, it is the historic, cultural, and economic capital of the Rhineland.Cologne’s commercial importance grew out of its position at the point where the huge traffic artery ...

Three migrants dead and ten missing in shipwreck in Tunisia

21.05.2022 [17:52]
Three migrants have been confirmed dead and ten others declared missing after their makeshift boat sank off the coast of east-central Tunisia, the National Guard said on Friday, according to Africa news.According to the same source, 44 other migrants were rescued ...

South Korea's Han Duck-soo tapped to return as prime minister for Yoon administration

21.05.2022 [17:47]
The transition committee of South Korea’s President-elect Yoon Suk-yeol named Han Duck-soo on Sunday to become prime minister in the new administration, restoring him to a role he last held more than a decade ago, according to Japan Times.The 72-year-old Han has expertise in economics, trade and public affairs, and was prime ...

Europe: WHO supporting countries affected by rare monkeypox outbreak

21.05.2022 [17:42]
The World Health Organization (WHO) is working closely with countries where cases of the rare viral disease monkeypox have been reported, the UN agency said on Friday, according to the official website of the organization.The UN agency said in a statement that there were around 80 cases confirmed so far ...

Delegation led by Azerbaijan’s Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources visits Latvia

21.05.2022 [17:33]
A delegation led by Co-Chair of the Azerbaijan-Latvia Intergovernmental Commission, Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources Mukhtar Babayev has visited Riga, to attend the 8th meeting of the Intergovernmental Commission on Economic, Scientific, Technical and Cultural Cooperation between Azerbaijan and Latvia ...

Researchers just found that kidneys act on blood differently than we thought before

21.05.2022 [17:14]
By this time tomorrow, every drop of blood in your body will have passed through your kidneys dozens of times. According to the Science Alert publication – which highlights the latest science news on health, space, nature, technology, and the ...

FIFA Members Associations Europe Director Elkhan Mammadov meets with FIFA Secretary General

21.05.2022 [17:12]
Director of FIFA Members Associations Europe Elkhan Mammadov has met with FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura in the FIFA European Members Associations headquarters in Paris. Mammadov has assumed the position of the Director of FIFA Members Associations Europe on May 1, 2022 ...

Forbes Georgia magazine to highlight Azerbaijan’s ancient city of Shusha and Karabakh

21.05.2022 [16:50]
Georgia’s most influential business magazine - Forbes Georgia will dedicate one of its editions to Azerbaijan’s ancient city of Shusha and Karabakh. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Caspian Energy Club (CEC) Telman Aliyev said that the CEC and Forbes Georgia signed a ...