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Iran’s Religious Leader on a Visit to Baku

Iran's Religious Leader on a Visit to Baku

Iran’s religious leader grand ayatollah Hossein Nouri Hamedani arrived in Baku on August 31 for a 6-day visit to the Republic of Azerbaijan. Nouri Hamedani was welcomed by Sheikh-ul-Islam Allahshukur Pashazade, the chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office, the Iranian embassy to Baku told local news agency Trend. Nouri Hamedani …

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Turkey is Guarantor of Azerbaijan’s Border Security – PM


As long as Turkey is next to Azerbaijan, the country will not have any border issues, the PM of Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu told the local news agency Anadolu.  The PM stressed that Turkey has always been close with Azerbaijan and will always support the brotherly republic.  The conflict that divided …

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Azerbaijan Starts Nominating Candidates For Parliamentary Election

According to the schedule adopted at a meeting of the Central Election Commission (CEC) Azerbaijan has started nominating the candidates. According to the schedule, the election documents necessary for registration of candidates for MPs must be submitted to the district election commissions from September 12 to October 2 till 18:00 …

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Azerbaijan’s President Sets Date for Parliamentary Election

Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev singed a decree August 28 on holding the election to the country’s parliament, the Milli Majlis, on November 1, 2015. “Being guided by the second part of the article 84 and the first paragraph of the article 109 of the Constitution of Azerbaijan, I decree to …

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Azerbaijan’s First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva marks her Birthday

Azerbaijan’s First Lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, UNESCO and ISESCO Goodwill Ambassador and Member of the Azerbaijani Parliament, Mehriban Aliyeva marks her birthday on August 26. Mehriban Aliyeva was born in Baku, in a famous family in Azerbaijan. Her father, Professor Arif Pashayev, is an academician at the …

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Armenia Violates Ceasefire With Azerbaijan Over 175 Times in One Day

Over the past 24 hours, the Armenian military, using mortars and large-caliber machine guns, 176 times violated ceasefire on various parts of the contact line of Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said August 26. Armenian armed forces, stationed in Paravakar village of the Ijevan district of Armenia, opened …

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Azerbaijani, Georgian Customs Services Agree on Information Exchange

The Azerbaijani and Georgian customs services signed a document in the field of technical support for an information exchange system, the Azerbaijani State Customs Committee said August 25. The representatives of the Azerbaijani and Georgian customs services met in Tbilisi August 24, the statement said. During the meeting, the participants …

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Georgia Increases Import of Petroleum Products From Azerbaijan

Georgia imported 150,100 metric tons of oil and petroleum products worth $79.39 million from Azerbaijan in Jan.-July of 2015, GeoStat (Georgia’s national statistics office) said in its report on the first seven months of 2015. Oil and petroleum products supplies from Azerbaijani to Georgia in Jan.-July, accounted for 21.4 percent …

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Azerbaijan Buys 30 Passenger Carriages on Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Route

Azerbaijan is intending to put 30 new passenger carriages into operation on the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway corridor that connects Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey. Azerbaijan plans to launch as many as 30 new passenger trains on the newly opened Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway route, which aims to become a major connector for Eurasia. …

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Georgia reduces car export To Azerbaijan

Some 2,519 cars worth $45.97 million were exported from Georgia to Azerbaijan in January-July 2015 or 5.1 times less than in the same period of 2014, the Georgian National Statistics Service said in its foreign trade report as of January-July 2015. The share of this category of goods in the …

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Iran will Export Gas Via Azerbaijan — Iran Communications Minister

Iran will cooperate with Azerbaijan on gas transportation to Europe through the ‘Southern Gas Corridor’, Iranian minister of information and communications technology, Mahmoud Vaezi said in an interview with Azerbaijani news agency Trend on August 20. Vaezi, who also co-chairs the intergovernmental commission of Iran and Azerbaijan for economic, trade …

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