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Voa News: A tense standoff between riot police and armed supporters of an imprisoned politician continued Saturday in the Armenian capital, Yerevan. Three gunmen, who have barricaded themselves inside a police station for about two weeks, were wounded Friday in an...
Press TV: More than 70 people were injured in new clashes between Armenian police and supporters of gunmen who have been barricaded in a police station in the capital Yerevan for the past two weeks, the ministry of healthcare says. Several hundred demonstrators gathered...
Topix: President of the Republic of AzerbaijanIlham Aliyev signed an order providing additional funding for the construction of Garikend-Miskinli-Chalburun and Giziltorpag-Agbashlar highways in Gadabay district July 29. Under the order, 1.8 million manat was...
Topix: Trend News Agency July 28, 2016 Thursday Turkey-Armenia relations can be normalized under terms accepted by Azerbaijan by Rufiz Hafizoglu, Trend News Agency, Baku, Azerbaijan July 28--Turkey is supporting Azerbaijan in the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan...
Topix: President of TurkmenistanGurbanguly Berdymukhamedov sent a letter of condolences to his Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev over the explosion in Shirvan that caused human casualties. On behalf of the government and people of his country, Berdymukhamedov...
BBC News: Riot police in the Armenian capital, Yerevan, have clashed with supporters of an armed group barricaded with hostages inside a police station. Dozens of protesters were hurt. Three gunmen were wounded in earlier clashes. The group stormed the building nearly...
The Times of India: Family seeks damages from national carrier after Karan Singh Kothari (11) was left to fend for himself at Azerbaijan airport. He spent the night on a sandwich and a glass of water Air India's callous attitude came to the fore when crew of a London-Mumbai...
Topix: Azerbaijan's state oil giant SOCAR became a winner of a tender previously announced for supply of fuel to Ukrzaliznytsia . SOCAR EnergyUkraineTrading House will supply about 14,000 of diesel fuel worth over $10 million, Ukrainian media reported. ......
Topix: Baku, Azerbaijan, July 29 By Maksim Tsurkov Trend: Russia's low-cost air carrier Pobeda Airlines LLC, a 100-percent subsidiary of Aeroflot Group, has obtained permission to carry out flights to Azerbaijan, said a protocol of the Interdepartmental Commission...
Business Wire: DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Chemical industry in Azerbaijan: BusinessReport 2016" report to their offering. This report is a comprehensive research of Chemical industry in Azerbaijan. The first two chapters...
NCRI: NCRI - At least 19 Iranian Kurds have been arrested in the city of Piranshahr, in Iran’s West Azerbaijan Province, according to received reports. The notorious agents of the Iranian regime’s Ministry of Intelligence and Security (MOIS) from the nearby city of...
Public Technologies: (Source: President of the Republic of Azerbaijan) Your Majesty, DearBrother, On behalf of the people of Azerbaijan and on my own behalf, I extend my most sincere congratulations to...
Public Technologies: (Source: USA Wrestling) Print By Richard Immel, USA Wrestling | July 29, 2016, 1:26 p.m. (ET) Date of Competition: Monday, August 15 Two behemoths stand above the rest as we venture into the 130 kg/286 lbs. Greco-Roman bracket for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio...
Topix: Baku, Azerbaijan, July 28 By Farhad Daneshvar Trend: The volume of trade turnover between Iran and Azerbaijan is estimated to surge by at least 80 percent over the current Iranian year , an Iranian trade official told Trend. Considering the close diplomatic...