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IRAN, TURKEY CALL FOR EXPANSION OF TIES

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, at a meeting in Astana on Sunday evening called for expansion of bilateral ties. The two presidents have arrived in ...

ALIYEV MEETS IRANIAN PRESIDENT IN ASTANA

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev met with President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani in Astana Sept. 10....

ALIYEV CONDEMNS MASSACRE AGAINST MYANMAR MUSLIMS

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has said his country fiercely condemns massacre and mass violence against Muslims in Myanmar. “Azerbaijan is making a considerable contribution to Islamic solidarity...

A craftsman from MASALLI

Seyfaddin Azizov was born in the village of Arkivan in the Masalli region of Azerbaijan. He learned the craft of making chests from his father: ‘I’ve been making chests for 15 years. At first my fathe...

How do pensioners live in former Soviet countries?

Entire generations of Soviet citizens grew up in a culture in which hard work and dedication promised an old age of reasonable comfort. In those times, ‘retiring for a well deserved rest’ promised sta...

AZERBAIJAN’s INTEREST IN RUSSIAN IS GROWING

Minister of Education and Science of Russia Olga Vasilyeva disussed her visit to Azerbaijan, which took place last weekend, in an interview with Vestnik Kavkaza. She noted that official visit to Baku ...

Russia and Armenia to Create Joint Military Forces

President Vladimir Putin has approved a government proposal on creating joint Russian and Armenian military forces, the Interfax news agency reported. One of the joint forces’ main tasks will be...

State-of-the-art Russian warship reaches Syria

The frigate arrives as the latest pause in Syrian and Russian air strikes on Aleppo came to an end Friday, bringing with it fears that the long-range Kalibr missiles might be used in the fight for the...

Russian investments in Azerbaijan exceed $410M

The Russian Export Center has allocated more than $410 million for implementation of 11 joint projects with Azerbaijan up until now, Alexander Tsybulskiy, Russian deputy minister of economic developme...