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Sheki to host International Ceramics Symposium

Sheki will host ”From Nature to History” International Ceramics Symposium on 20 May - 2 June. The event will be held in the ABAD Ceramics and Applied Arts Center, the unique venue for Azerbaijan and Transcaucasian countries, Azertag …

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Sheki celebrates 85th birth anniversary of Rasim Ojagov

The solemn ceremony dedicated to the 85th birth anniversary of the National Artist of Azerbaijan, actor Rasim Ojagov took place in the Azerbaijani city of Sheki. As part of the event, flowers were laid at the bas-relief of Rasim Ojagov …

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Sheki to host 8th Silk Way International Music Festival

The 8th Silk Way International Music Festival will be held in Azerbaijan`s Sheki district from June 27-July 1. Well-known music bands around 10 countries will participate in the 8th Shaki Silk Way International Music Festival, the …

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Sheki declared Cultural Capital of Turkic World

The Azerbaijani city of Sheki was declared the cultural capital of the Turkic world in 2016. The Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan, the city authorities and the International Organization of Turkic Culture have prepared a plan of …

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State to protect historic part of Sheki

The historic part of Sheki, its architectural style will be preserved, the corresponding order was signed by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. According to the document, Sheki is important for the Azerbaijani culture. …

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Sheki and Colmar developing cooperation

A charter of friendship and cooperation was signed between the town of Colmar and the Azerbaijani town of Sheki. The mayor of Colmar Gilbert Meyer said that the signing of the document is a result of discussions on …

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Ankara ready to assist Baku regarding earthquake

Turkey is ready to assist Azerbaijan regarding the earthquake, the Turkish Embassy in Azerbaijan said. An earthquake measuring 7 points at the epicenter and up to magnitude 6.5 in residential areas nearby was recorded in the Sheki …

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Azerbaijan Railways checks tracks after earthquake

Azerbaijan Railways CJSC are operating in an emergency mode, to carry out checks of safety infrastructure after the earthquake happened today, the head of the press service of the Azerbaijan Railways, Nadir Azmamedov, …

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North-west of Azerbaijan hit by 7 magnitude quake

An earthquake measuring 7 points on the Richter scale in the epicenter and up to magnitude 6.5 in residential areas nearby was recorded in the Sheki district of Azerbaijan, the Azerbaijani National Academy of Sciences' …

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Mingachevir and Afula to become twin cities

Next week an Israeli delegation, headed by the Director General of the International Association Israel-Azerbaijan 'AzIz', Lev Spivak, will visit Azerbaijan. The delegation will include representatives of the Acre and Afula municipalities, a member of the AZIZ

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