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US State Department reveals topic of Tillerson#039s briefing in Ankara

US State Department reveals topic of Tillerson's briefing in Ankara

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will discuss the upcoming operation in Syria, and stabilization efforts in already seized areas in his visit to Ankara on March 30, senior US officials said Monday. Tillerson, who is …

 Boris Johnson postpones his Moscow visit

Boris Johnson postpones his Moscow visit

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has postponed a conciliatory trip to Moscow in order to attend a rearranged meeting with Nato foreign ministers on Friday. NATO's biannual meeting of foreign ministers has …

Syrians in Turkish province attacked after false rumors of fight with police

Syrians in Turkish province attacked after false rumors of fight with police

Businesses belonging to Syrians were attacked by Turkish citizens after false rumors of a fight with police officers in the southeastern province of Şanlıurfa.  A group of around 150 people attacked businesses after hearing that a …

Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation to attend CIS Interparliamentary Assembly#039s anniversary events

Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation to attend CIS Interparliamentary Assembly's anniversary events

An Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation led by the speaker Ogtay Asadov is on a visit to St Petersburg to attend the 46th Plenary Session of the Interparliamentary Assembly of the Commonwealth of Independent States (IPA CIS) and …

Defence Ministry denies claims Russian helicopter downed in Syria

Defence Ministry denies claims Russian helicopter downed in Syria

Allegations that militants downed a Russian helicopter in Syria’s Latakia are not true, a spokesman of the Russian reconciliation center said. "All aerial devices of the Russian Aerospace Forces in Syria are either at …

Azerbaijan and Turkey to exchange views on international issues

Azerbaijan and Turkey to exchange views on international issues

Azerbaijan and Turkey will hold political consultations today in Ankara, a message posted on the Turkish Foreign Ministry’s website says. The political consultations will be held under leadership of Azerbaijani and Turkish deputy …

Tkachev: Russia to find substitute for Turkish grain market in maximum 5 months

Tkachev: Russia to find substitute for Turkish grain market in maximum 5 months

Russia will find a substitute for Turkey’s grain market in maximum five months, the Russian Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev said. "We hope to find new market channels for grain and painlessly find …

 Territory of advanced development to be created in Dagestan

Territory of advanced development to be created in Dagestan

The territory of advanced development 'Kaspiysk' will be created in Dagestan. The relevant decree was signed by the Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. The prime minister said at a meeting with vice prime …

 OPEC Expert Committee to hold another meeting

OPEC Expert Committee to hold another meeting

Algeria's Energy Minister Noureddine Boutarfa said that another meeting of the OPEC expert committee will be held on November 24-25. The first meeting of the expert committee is scheduled for …

Rouhani leaves for Moscow to meet with Putin - media

Rouhani leaves for Moscow to meet with Putin - media

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has departed from Tehran for an official two-day visit to Moscow at the invitation of his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. The sides are expected to ink about 10 …

European Broadcasting Union stands up for Russia#039s participation in Eurovision

European Broadcasting Union stands up for Russia's participation in Eurovision

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) will exert necessary efforts to guarantee the participation of Russia's representative in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017, the chairman of the Reference Group of the Eurovision Frank-Dieter …

Turkish exporters to visit Azerbaijan and Georgia in early May

Turkish exporters to visit Azerbaijan and Georgia in early May

A delegation of the Turkish Eastern Black Sea Exporters Association will visit Azerbaijan and Georgia on May 2-6, the head of the association Ahmet Hamdi Gurdogan said, noting that the visit, supported by Turkey’s Ministry …

Russian Foreign Ministry: NATO-Russia Council meeting on the horizon

Russian Foreign Ministry: NATO-Russia Council meeting on the horizon

A NATO-Russia Council meeting will take place in the very near future, the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexei Meshkov said. "The NATO-Russia Council’s meeting will be held soon," the diplomat said, …

Will Turkey allow Russians to enter without passports?

Will Turkey allow Russians to enter without passports?

Ankara is ready to discuss with the Russian government the crossing of the Turkish border by Russian citizens without travel passports, the Turkish Foreing Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said at the meeting with representatives …

Nazarbayev holds talks with UEA Prime Minister

Nazarbayev holds talks with UEA Prime Minister

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev met with the UEA Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Nazarbayev discussed with Sheikh Mohammed ways to enhance …

Azerbaijani Gymnastics Federation#039s #039Star Wars#039 routine (VIDEO)

Azerbaijani Gymnastics Federation's 'Star Wars' routine (VIDEO)

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Azerbaijani Gymnastics Federation has published a new image video, starring the national rhythmic gymnastics group on its official YouTube channel. …

European commissioner names one of EU main problems

European commissioner names one of EU main problems

The internal radicalization of the inhabitants of the European Union is one of the most complex problems of unification, which arises in the fight against terrorism, the European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship …

Turkish Foreign Ministery denies report on Cavusoglu#039s visit to Moscow

Turkish Foreign Ministery denies report on Cavusoglu's visit to Moscow

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu will arrive in Moscow on an official visit on March 29. He will hold a meeting with the Russian Foreign minister Sergey Lavrov, the Milliyet newspaper …

 Novak reveals huge Russia#039s hydrocarbon reserve

Novak reveals huge Russia's hydrocarbon reserve

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said that the Arctic is a future of Russia's oil and gas production. "The Arctic shelf is a huge hydrocarbon reserve that possesses billions of tons of oil and tens of …

Ministry of Economic Development: Russian-Iranian trade turnover doubled

Ministry of Economic Development: Russian-Iranian trade turnover doubled

The year-on-year trade turnover between Russia and Iran almost doubled in January 2017, exceeding $155 million, the Russian Ministry of Economic Development said. "The Russian-Iranian trade turnover in January 2017 increased by 98% …