Turkmenistan organizes special flight to Mecca for pilgrims
Turkmenkhovayellary, the state airlines of Turkmenistan, organized a special flight of 188 pilgrims to Mecca and Medina (Saudi Arabia) on a Boeing-757, Trend reports.
Turkmenistan has been sponsoring pilgrims' visits to Mecca since 2001.
Apr 25 2015 - 15:27
On the initiative of Azerbaijani students and with the support of the Organizing Committee of the first European Games and the Azerbaijani embassy, a presentation of the first European Games "Baku-2015" was held at the University of Essex in the UK.
Apr 25 2015 - 14:29
Acting Minister of Economy of Kyrgyzstan Temir Sariev told President Almazbek Atambayev that there is a risk that the treaty of accession of Kyrgyzstan to the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) and the Protocol thereto won’t be ratified by the sides until May 8 because of lack of time.
Apr 25 2015 - 14:05
On Friday security measures at Los Angeles international airport were strengthened in relation to a possible threat from the members of the Islamic State terrorist group. It is being emphasized that special measures will be continued during the upcoming weekend, TASS reports.
Apr 24 2015 - 21:24
Apr 24 2015 - 09:27
White House spokesman Josh Earnest said that the US government will pay compensation to the families of the two hostages who were killed during the US raid against al-Qaeda, held in January 2015 on the border of Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Apr 23 2015 - 14:55
Kyrgyzstan’s Prime Minister Joomart Otorbaev announced his decision to resign today in the parliament.According to the Constitution of Kyrgyzstan, the resignation of the Prime Minister may mean the resignation of the entire government and the collapse of the ruling coalition.
Apr 23 2015 - 14:24
A Boeing-737-400 passenger plane, flying from Kurgan-Tube (Tajikistan) to Moscow made an emergency landing in Kazakhstan, no injuries were reported.
Apr 23 2015 - 13:10
The Saudi Arabian-led coalition has resumed bombing the southern part of Yemen, despite an announcement that it was ending 'Operation Decisive Storm'."The new air raids hit rebel positions close to Sana'a, around the city of Taiz, and in the central town of Yarim," France Press agency reports.According to RIA Novosti, all strikes were inflicted on the positions of Houthi fighters.