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Azerbaijan City Earmarks Land for Jewish Cultural Center, Kosher Eatery
The city of Baku in Azerbaijan has allocated land for the construction of a Jewish cultural center and the Azeri capital's first kosher restaurant.
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Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan: Touring the Caucasus
North of Turkey, south of Russia, and bordering the Caspian sea,three countries lie steeped in ancient cultural and religious history, each with its own unique and entirely separate identity.
8 hrs ago
US Co-Chair of OSCE Minsk Group to visit Azerbaijan
U.S. Co-Chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, James Warlick will arrive in Baku next week, a representative of the US Embassy in Azerbaijan told Trend on Dec.11.
8 hrs ago
British Foreign Secretary to visit Baku
British Foreign Secretary William Hague will arrive in Azerbaijan to attend a ceremony regarding the final investment decision as part of the second phase of developing the Azerbaijani gas condensate field Shah Deniz, the British embassy in Baku told Trend today.
11 hrs ago
Kevin Cullen: Kerry a frequent flier
He's been in the job for 313 days, traveling 128 of them. In that time, he's logged almost 577 hours in the air, which translates to more than 24 days spent on a plane.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Minister: Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan have great potential for development of mutual tourism
Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan intend to take measures for the development of cooperation in the spheres of culture and tourism, co-chair of Azerbaijan-Kazakhstan intergovernmental commission on economic cooperation, Azerbaijani Minister of Energy Natig Aliyev told journalists on Dec.10 on the results of the commission's meeting held in Baku.
National Public Radio
In Qatar, Hagel Tours Command Center That May Or May Not Exist
U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel visited the Combined Air and Space Operations Center in the tiny Persian Gulf nation of Qatar on Tuesday morning, the last leg of a tour that has also taken him to Bahrain, Afghanistan, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia.
Azerbaijan represented at charity fair in Zagreb
An annual charity fair, traditionally organized by Zagreb's International Women's Club, was held in Zagreb under the patronage of Croatian First Lady Tatjana Josipovic, the Azerbaijani embassy in Croatia said on Monday.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Official Wire News
Hagel Meets With Senior Saudi Officials
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel met with senior Saudi officials during a visit to Saudi Arabia today, Assistant Pentagon Press Secretary Carl Woog said in a statement.
Kerry to travel back to Middle East
Secretary of State John Kerry is traveling back to Israel and the West Bank Wednesday for the second time in a week, the State Department announced Monday afternoon.
Iran opposes foreign troops' presence in region
Tehran, Dec 9 : Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said his country is against the presence of foreign forces in the region.
The Lebanon Daily News
Iran says it improves accuracy of missiles
Iran's Defense Minister says his country is now using laser systems to dramatically improve the accuracy of its ballistic missiles.
Tehran, Vienna to boost commercial ties
Iran and Austria plan to boost their trade and economic relations in the near future, Mehr news agency reported on Dec. 9. The issue was discussed during a meeting between Iran's Deputy Industry, Mine, and Trade Minister Mohammad Doost-Hosseini and the visiting Austrian delegation.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
The York Daily Record
Iran says opposes foreign presence in Afghanistan
A Sunday report by the official IRNA news agency quotes Rouhani as telling visiting Afghan President Hamid Karzai: "We believe that all foreign forces should leave the region and that the security of Afghanistan should be handed over to people of the country."
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Payvand News of Iran
Invitation becomes latest sign of renewed Iranian-UK ties
The chairman of the Iranian Parliament's Committee for Foreign Policy and National Security, Alaeddin Boroujerdi, announced that former UK foreign minister Jack Straw has been invited to visit Tehran.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Iranian Ambassador To Baku: Azerbaijani MPs In Istanbul Discuss Issues Concerning Collapse In Iran
IRANIAN AMBASSADOR TO BAKU: AZERBAIJANI MPS IN ISTANBUL DISCUSS ISSUES CONCERNING COLLAPSE IN IRAN 18:48 04/12/2013 " REGION "Azerbaijani deputies in Istanbul discussed issues concerning collapse in Iran," Mohsen Pak Ayeen, the ambassador of Iran to Azerbaijan stated as the official site of the embassy reports.
No limit for ties with Iraq, says Khamenei - Indiatalkies.com
Tehran, Dec 6: Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Thursday that there is no limit for expansion of ties between Iran and Iraq.
Polling station opened at Turkmen embassy in Baku
The polling station No. 1 opened at the Turkmen embassy in Baku on Thursday for Turkmen citizens to vote in the parliamentary election scheduled for Dec. 15. "Turkmen citizens express full support for the ongoing course of democratic reforms by voting in the election," Turkmen ambassador to Azerbaijan Toyly Komekov said at the opening of the ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Sic Semper Tyrannis 2005
Harper: Aipac's Waterloo
A monumental battle is shaping up in the United States Senate over the issue of new draconian sanctions against Iran.
Gulf Air Launches Double Miles Promotion for Airline's Newest Destinations
Its Double Miles Promotion coincides with the launch of its newest destinations, giving its frequent flyer program members the opportunity to fly to Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai, Thiruvananthapuram in India or Mashhad in Iran and earn... : Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, today announced the start of a "Double ... (more)