Azerbaijan appoints new Chief of General Staff of Army

Karim Veliyev has been appointed Chief of the General Staff of the Azerbaijani Army, Trend reported on July 23. President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev signed an order on the release of Lieutenant General Karim Valiyev from the post …

Tajikistan ready to take in up to 100,000 Afghan refugees

Tajikistan is preparing to take in up to 100,000 refugees from neighbouring Afghanistan where fighting has escalated as United States-led troops withdraw, a senior Tajik official said on Friday. Taliban insurgents are gaining control of …

Uzbekistan presidential election date revealed

The Uzbek government on July 23 officially launched the campaign for the presidential election, which is scheduled for October 24, 2021. Usually, at the presidential election in Uzbekistan, in addition to the main …

Yerevan doesn't understand Moscow's signals

Today, Acting Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan once again made a proposal for a "mirror withdrawal of troops" and the deployment of Russian border guards or international observers along the border. According to him, this …

Zelensky signs law on indigenous peoples of Ukraine

Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky signed the law ‘on indigenous peoples of Ukraine,’ which denies this status to ethnic Russians, Zelensky’s press service announced Wednesday. "President of Ukraine Vladimir …

Russia files complaint against Ukraine with ECHR

Moscow has filed the first ever interstate complaint against Ukraine with the European Court of Human Rights, over the events since 2014, the Russian Prosecutor General’s Office told reporters on Thursday. "On July 22, the …