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Naryshkin: no one immune from terrorist attacks

Naryshkin: no one immune from terrorist attacks

No single country, no single region can be a safe haven, no one is immune from terrorist attacks, Russia’s Foreign Intelligence Service chief Sergey Naryshkin said at the 6th Moscow Conference on International …

Ukraine building up military presence near Crimea

Ukraine building up military presence near Crimea

Ukraine is increasing the military presence of government forces near its borders with Russia's Republic of Crimea, the head of Crimea’s government committee for inter-ethnic relations, Zaur Smirnov said. …

Russia#039s modern military equipment delivered to Azerbaijan (VIDEO)

Russia's modern military equipment delivered to Azerbaijan (VIDEO)

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Russia has delivered another batch of ammunition and modern military equipment for various purposes to Azerbaijan, according to an agreement on military-technical cooperation signed between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Russian Federation, …

Victoria Shelia: Baku is my favorite city for tournaments

Victoria Shelia: Baku is my favorite city for tournaments

Baku is my favorite city for performing at rhythmic gymnastics tournaments, the Georgian gymnast Victoria Shelia said, speaking to the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza on the eve of the FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup in …

Zakharova: US strikes on Syria make no sense and violate international law

Zakharova: US strikes on Syria make no sense and violate international law

US strikes on the Syrian air base violated international law and made neither military nor political sense, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said. "That was something really unacceptable …

Mira Filippova: sports development in Azerbaijan is excellent

Mira Filippova: sports development in Azerbaijan is excellent

The Canadian team came to the FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku to gain experience, the coach of the Canadian national rhythmic gymnastics team Mira Filippova said, speaking to the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza. …

Svetlana Krasnikova: Kazakh gymnasts always pleased to compete in Baku

Svetlana Krasnikova: Kazakh gymnasts always pleased to compete in Baku

Kazakh gymnasts are always pleased to visit tournaments in Azerbaijan, the coach of the Kazakh national rhythmic gymnastics team Svetlana Krasnikova said, speaking to the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza on the eve of the FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics …

#039People#039s#039 bonds becoming popular

'People's' bonds becoming popular

For the first day, the Russians bought government federal bonds for individuals - 'people's bonds' - in the amount of 696.8 million rubles, the Russian Ministry of Finance said. "The placed volume is 696,807 million …

Naftalan ointment to be exported to Kazakhstan

Naftalan ointment to be exported to Kazakhstan

Azerbaijani AB Farma company, which produces Naftalan ointment, has reached an agreement to export its products to Kazakhstan as an Azerbaijani export mission consisting of 19 companies met with their Kazakh counterparts in Astana. At …

Sevara Karimova: Rhythmic gymnastics has always been at high level in Azerbaijan

Sevara Karimova: Rhythmic gymnastics has always been at high level in Azerbaijan

The Uzbek national rhythmic gymnastics team likes Baku very much, the coach of the national team, which arrived to the FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup, Sevara Karimova said, speaking to the correspondent of Vestnik …

Huge explosion rocks Damascus airport

Huge explosion rocks Damascus airport

A large explosion has hit an area near the international airport which lies about 25 km south-east of Damascus, a monitoring group says. "The blast was huge and could be heard in Damascus," the head of the UK-based …

Anna Baranova: I wish everyone successes at FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku!

Anna Baranova: I wish everyone successes at FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku!

The Spanish national team intends to show all abilities of its new team at the FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku, the coach of the Spanish national team Anna Baranova said, speaking to the correspondent of …

Video refereeing to be used at 2018 World Cup in Russia

Video refereeing to be used at 2018 World Cup in Russia

FIFA President Gianni Infantino said that video refereeing will be used at next year's World Cup in Russia. "We will use video refereeing because we've had nothing but positive feedback so far," …

Turkey suspends more than 9000 police officers

Turkey suspends more than 9000 police officers

Turkey's police force has suspended more than 9,000 officers over alleged links to the US-based Islamic preacher Fethullah Gulen. It said the action had been taken on the grounds of national security. …

Ten Iranian border guards killed in attack on frontier with Pakistan

Ten Iranian border guards killed in attack on frontier with Pakistan

The militant group Jaish al-Adl, or the Army of Justice, claimed responsibility, the report said. "Ten border guards of Mirjaveh county in Sistan-Baluchestan province were martyred in an ambush by the terrorists in the Pakistani …

Mariana Vasileva: Let#039s look at chions and become chions

Mariana Vasileva: "Let's look at champions and become champions"

The head coach of the Azerbaijani national rhythmic gymnastics team Mariana Vasileva told Vestnik Kavkaza about the opening ceremony of the FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup, which will be opened tomorrow in Baku. …

Georgian Ambassador to UK named Diplomat of the Year from Eurasia

Georgian Ambassador to UK named Diplomat of the Year from Eurasia

Ambassador of Georgia to the United Kingdom Tamar Beruchashvili has been named Diplomat of the Year from Eurasia, the Georgian Foreign Ministry's press service said. Beruchashvili was recognised as one of the most influential …

Kurds call on to set up no-fly zone after Turkish attacks

Kurds call on to set up no-fly zone after Turkish attacks

Syrian Kurdish forces called for a no-fly zone across the country's north in response to deadly Turkish air strikes the previous day, the media reported. "Only (by) declaring north Syria as a no-fly zone can YPG defend the …

Baku holds dress rehearsal of FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup opening ceremony (PHOTO)

Baku holds dress rehearsal of FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup opening ceremony (PHOTO)

The dress rehearsal of the opening ceremony of the FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku was held on April 26. Baku will host another FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup on April 28-30. Gymnasts from different countries will gather at …

Abulfaz Garayev: Mstislav Rostropovich is personification of modern Azerbaijan culture

Abulfaz Garayev: Mstislav Rostropovich is personification of modern Azerbaijan culture

The great musician Mstislav Rostropovich is the personification of modern Azerbaijani culture, the country's Culture and Tourism Minister Abulfaz Garayev said, speaking to the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza about the …