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Turkey's National Defense Minister Hulusi Akar visits anti-terror operation zone

02.05.2021 [15:00]
Turkey's National Defense Minister Hulusi Akar, along with high-level military officials, paid a visit to Sirnak province to monitor anti-terror operations directed from the border province, Anadolu Agency reported. Akar reached the area of Operation Pence-Simsek for inspections, the National Defense Ministry ...

6 injured in huge fire at Iran's industrial alcohol production factory

02.05.2021 [14:37]
A big fire broke out on Sunday morning in an industrial alcohol production plant near the central Iranian city of Qom, injuring six, Tasnim News Agency reported. The fire was reported around 06:00 a.m. local time (0130 GMT) in the industrial park of Shokuhiyeh ...

Azerbaijan to host first ever Aerobic Gymnastics World Age Group Competitions

02.05.2021 [13:55]
For the first time, Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation will organize the Aerobic Gymnastics World Age Group Competitions this May. The 9th edition of the championships will take place at the National Gymnastics Arena on May 21-23 ...

Azerbaijani gymnasts win European tumbling bronze

02.05.2021 [12:50]
Azerbaijan`s young gymnasts have claimed bronze at the European Championships in Trampoline, Tumbling and Double Mini-Trampoline in Sochi, Russia. Huseyn Asadullayev, Bilal Gurbanov, Adil Hajizade and Tofig Aliyev secured medals in tumbling event ...

Ardabil Free Trade Zone to contribute to development of Azerbaijan-Iran cooperation, governor

02.05.2021 [12:07]
Head of Iran`s Ardabil Province Akbar Behnamju has expressed confidence that Ardabil Free Trade Zone will contribute to the expansion of economic cooperation between Iran and Azerbaijan. It will increase social welfare of both countries` border districts, he noted ...

Kyrgyzstan’s death toll in conflict with Tajikistan climbs to 33 - health ministry

02.05.2021 [11:42]
The number of Kyrgyz citizens killed in the armed conflict on the border with Tajikistan has grown to 33, the republic’s Ministry of Health and Social Development reported, according to TASS. "Thirty-three deaths have been registered," a spokesperson for the ministry said. According to her ...

Azerbaijan, Georgia discuss energy cooperation

02.05.2021 [10:56]
President of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) Rovnag Abdullayev has met with Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili as part of his working visit to Georgia. They focused on energy cooperation between the two countries, particularly SOCAR`s investment projects ...

Japanese government to urge ships to avoid Olympic sites

02.05.2021 [10:45]
Japan's government plans to urge ships to stay out of waters in the Tokyo Bay near Olympic and Paralympic sites during the upcoming summer games, according to NHK WORLD-JAPAN. The athletes' village and many of the competition sites for the games are located in the coastal areas ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry releases video footages of Galajig village, Jabrayil district VIDEO

01.05.2021 [17:26]
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense has released video footages of Galajig village of Jabrayil district. Citing the ministry’s press service, AZERTAC presents the vıdeo footages ...

Lithuanian FM visits International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation

01.05.2021 [16:44]
President of International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva has met with Lithuanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Gabrielius Landsbergis at the Foundation. Head of the Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva noted ...

Russian MPs and experts visit Aghdam

01.05.2021 [15:19]
Russian MPs and experts have visited Azerbaijan’s Aghdam district. The delegation will familiarize themselves with the ruins of Juma Mosque, Imarat cemetery, Bread Museum and Aghdam ...

Turkish media highlight President Ilham Aliyev’s response to USA over so-called “Armenian genocide”

01.05.2021 [14:33]
Turkey’s leading media outlets, including Anadolu, IHA news agencies, “TRT Haber”, “TRT Avaz”, “Haber turk”, “A Haber”, “Haber global” TV channels, as well as “Hurriyyet”, “Sabah”, “Aksham”, “Star” and “Milli gazete” newspapers ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry releases video footages of Sarihajili village, Aghdam district VIDEO

01.05.2021 [13:52]
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense has released video footages of Sarihajili village of Aghdam district. Citing the ministry’s press service, AZERTAC presents the video ...

Egypt hosts presentation of “Made in Azerbaijan” products

01.05.2021 [13:52]
The Azerbaijani Embassy in Egypt has organized presentation of "Made in Azerbaijan" brand products in Egypt. Among the presented products were various cookies, walnuts, hazelnuts, almonds, molasses, raisins, apricots, fruit juices, compotes ...

Azeri Light crude sells for $66.55

01.05.2021 [12:52]
Azerbaijani oil price has decreased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil fell $1.16 to stand ...

First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva congratulated Christian community of Azerbaijan

01.05.2021 [11:39]
First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has congratulated the country’s Christian community on the occasion of Easter on her official Instagram page. The post on her Instagram page says ...

Oil prices drop on world markets

01.05.2021 [11:13]
Oil prices have decreased on the world markets. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil fell $1,31 to stand at $67,25 , while the price of Light crude oil at the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) decreased $1,43 to trade at $63,58 ...

Israel mourns death of 44 worshippers at Mt. Meron

30.04.2021 [20:20]
Israel is in shock and dismay following the death of 44 and the injuring of some 150 people during Lag BaOmer festivities at Mount Meron on Thursday, one of the worst disasters in the country’s history, according to TPS ...

Italy was Azerbaijan’s top export market among EU countries in January-March 2021

30.04.2021 [19:04]
Italy was Azerbaijan’s top export market in January-March of this year, according to the State Customs Committee. Official statistics suggests that Italy, Spain and Portugal were the largest export destinations of Azerbaijan ...