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Germany proposes EU rules making migrant deportations easier

Germany proposes EU rules making migrant deportations easier

The proposal would only kick in at times of a “mass influx” of people to the bloc

German Foreign Ministry to Vestnik Kavkaza: German government does not recognize #039referendum#039 in Nagorno-Karabakh

German Foreign Ministry to Vestnik Kavkaza: German government does not recognize 'referendum' in Nagorno-Karabakh

The German government does not recognize the so-called Nagorno-Karabakh Republic and, accordingly, considers that the 'referendum' held in Karabakh does not have any legal influence, the German Foreign Ministry said to the request of …

Russia marks Defender of the Fatherland Day

Russia marks Defender of the Fatherland Day

Today Russia celebrates February 23rd – Defender of the Fatherland Day. The history of the holiday begins in 1918 with the Red Army.  The holiday marks the date in 1918 during the Russian Civil War when the first mass draft …

Tamara Sinyavskaya congratulates Azerbaijan on Mehriban Aliyeva#039s appointment as first Vice-President

Tamara Sinyavskaya congratulates Azerbaijan on Mehriban Aliyeva's appointment as first Vice-President

In an interview with Vestnik Kavkaza, Soviet and Russian opera singer, USSR People's Artist, Tamara Sinyavskaya, congratulated Azerbaijan on appointing republic's first lady Mehriban Aliyeva …

Is this the end of Syrian civil war?

Is this the end of Syrian civil war?

Russian military's performance prevented the breakup of the Syrian state, and a civil war has been practically stopped, Russia's Defense minister Sergei Shoigu said today in the State Duma. "The …

Russia welcomes appointment of Mehriban Aliyeva as First Vice-President of Azerbaijan

Russia welcomes appointment of Mehriban Aliyeva as First Vice-President of Azerbaijan

Mehriban Aliyeva is not only the most beautiful first lady in the world, but also an experienced and strong manager, the well-known TV host, actor and director Yuli Gusman, the political scientist Alan Kasaev and the Director of …

 Third Winter Military World Games start in Sochi

Third Winter Military World Games start in Sochi

The third Winter Military World Games will start today in Russia's Sochi, the statement published on the International Military Sports Council (CISM) website says. "The 3rd CISM Winter Military World Games will be held in Sochi …

Igor Barinov: quality of teaching Russian language in Caucasus increases

Igor Barinov: quality of teaching Russian language in Caucasus increases

The quality of the study of the Russian language in the Caucasus in recent years has increased, the head of the Federal Agency for Nationalities, Igor Barinov, told Vestnik Kavkaza on the sidelines of the press conference …

Mehriban Aliyeva appointed first vice-president of Azerbaijan

Mehriban Aliyeva appointed first vice-president of Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan's First Lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Mehriban Aliyeva, has been appointed first vice-president of Azerbaijan upon President Ilham Aliyev’s order. Establishing …

Is Munich not afraid of terrorism?

Is Munich not afraid of terrorism?

Meanwhile, ISIL controls the half of the country and poses a threat to security in Europe and the US

World mourns Russia#039s ambassador to UN Vitaly Churkin

World mourns Russia's ambassador to UN Vitaly Churkin

The UN Security Council issued a press statement on the death of the Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the UN, Vitaly Churkin. "The members of the Security Council mourned the Ambassador, …

Will the anti-Iranian alliance take place in the region

Will the anti-Iranian alliance take place in the region

Will Turkey be able to play in several directions simultaneously

The reason why it was decided to hold Syrian peace negotiations in  Astana

The reason why it was decided to hold Syrian peace negotiations in Astana

The stability of Nursultan Nazarbayev’s Kazakhstan

Iran ring up oil production

Iran ramping up oil production

The country's oil output will increase to 4 million bpd by April

Georgians rally to support embattled opposition TV

Georgians rally to support embattled opposition TV

Thousands of people rallied in Tbilisi to support Rustavi-2

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin passes away

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin passes away

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin died at the age of 64, just a day before his 65th birthday, in New York on Monday. "A prominent Russian diplomat has passed away while at work. We'd like to …

Vehicle with Russian servicemen blown up in Syria

Vehicle with Russian servicemen blown up in Syria

Four Russian military personnel were killed and two injured when their vehicle was targeted with explosives in central Syria, the Russian Defense Ministry reported. The vehicle was blown up as a vehicular column of the Syrian troops was …

US confirms Russian ambassador routinely wiretapped

US confirms Russian ambassador routinely wiretapped

The US secret services confirmed that Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak was routinely wiretapped, when the scandal involving the former US National Security Adviser Michael Flynn broke out, the Russian Foreign …

Farid Gaibov: medals won by Azerbaijani gymnasts is indicator of AGF#039s work

Farid Gaibov: medals won by Azerbaijani gymnasts is indicator of AGF's work

As many as three medals won by the Azerbaijani gymnasts at the Baku World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling, which came to an end yesterday, became an indicator of the work, made during the last year by the Azerbaijan Gymnastics …

It#039s not record oil speculation that’ll drive prices

It's not record oil speculation that’ll drive prices

culators have piled back into oil since OPEC announced output cuts in November