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Technical problem forces plane's urgent landing in Iran
An Iranian airplane traveling to the country's north western city of Tabriz from Tehran flew back after experiencing technical problems.
3 hrs ago
EU-Azerbaijan visa facilitation agreement enters into force
The negotiations for both the Visa Facilitation Agreement and Readmission Agreement between the European Union and Azerbaijan took place in 4 official rounds of negotiations held in Baku and Brussels between February 7, 2012 and July 5, 2013, the delegation of the European Union to Azerbaijan said Sept.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
House Intel chief: Obama foreiegn policy in 'freefall'
House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Mike Rogers sharply criticized the president's foreign policy choices on Fox News Sunday, saying it was in "freefall" and that any action he takes regarding Islamic State is "too little, too late."
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Telluride 2014: Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater' Inspires Activism with Humor
Premiering at the 2014 Telluride Film Festival is Jon Stewart's Rosewater , his directorial debut based on a true story he was involved in about Iranian journalist Maziar Bahari, played by Gael GarcA a Bernal .
Iran the top electricity generator in Middle East
Job Objective: Provide the necessary administrative support to the department by working closely with the Head of Department.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
U.S. sends arms to bolster Lebanon army after Islamist incursion
The United States has begun delivering nearly $20 million of arms including assault rifles, anti-tank missiles and mortars to bolster Lebanon's army after Islamist insurgents seized a border town for several days this month, U.S. officials said on Friday.
Islamist gains prompt US to send arms to Lebanon
The United States has begun delivering nearly $20 million of arms including assault rifles, anti-tank missiles and mortars to bolster Lebanon's army.
Ancient articles found in Sheki
By AzerNews Sheki is one of the most ancient cities of Azerbaijan. It was one of the biggest towns in the Caucasian Albania in the 1st century.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Baku Slams California Legislature Over Pro-Armenian Karabakh Bill
Azerbaijan denounced the California State Legislature on Thursday for urging the U.S. government to recognize Nagorno-Karabakh as an independent republic.
Iraq and Syria pose Saudi dilemma - failed states or Iran proxies
A boy from the minority Yazidi sect, who fled the violence in the Iraqi town of Sinjar, stands in Bajed Kadal refugee camp south west of Dohuk province August 15, 2014.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Energy ballet-2: Syria, Ukraine and "Pipelineistan"
As much as Iran, Russia, the US and the EU are involved in a sophisticated nuclear/energy ballet, Syria and Ukraine are also two key power play vectors bound to determine much of what happens next in the New Great Game in Eurasia.
Azerbaijanis will be able to book British Airways tickets
British Airways announces the possibility to book a ticket for a flight from Azerbaijan to London, Europe or North America for up to 72 hours for just 5 pounds, or about 7 AZN on the website ba.com.
Azerbaijan, Serbia discuss bilateral relations
Baku will host discussions on prospects for bilateral relations between Azerbaijan and Serbia, the embassy of Serbia in Baku told Trend Aug. 27. "The talks will be held as part of the Serbian First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic's visit to Azerbaijan, which is to be held Sept.
Visiting Azerbaijan, an unforgettable experience
By Ulisses Lisboa Goncalves, AzerNews Write an article and get a passport to Azerbaijan.
What lies behind Europe's murky oil deals with Azerbaijan?
What lies behind Europe's murky oil deals with Azerbaijan? 11:45 * 26.08.14 Republished from New Internationalist Author: Molly Scott Cato Beyond hosting the Eurovision song contest or Formula One, few of us in Britain, I suspect, know much about Azerbaijan.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
The Mus e de l'Elys e acquires collection of 100 original prints by Gilles Peress
The Musee de l'Elysee announced that its collections have been enriched by a major acquisition and donation: the collection of photography books belonging to Christoph Schifferli and 100 original prints by Gilles Peress have entered the museum.
Azerbaijan, Tajikistan discuss prospects of developing bilateral relations
Azerbaijani Ambassador to Tajikistan Abbasali Hasanov met with Tajik Foreign Minister Sirodjidin Aslov in the Tajik Foreign Ministry Aug. 26, the embassy told Trend Aug. 26. Aslov recalled with satisfaction his official visit to Azerbaijan on April 2-3, the meetings with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov, ... (more)
Iran 'Provided' Weapons To Iraqi Kurdish Forces To Fight IS
The Iraqi Kurdish leader says Iran has provided weapons and ammunition to Iraqi Kurdish forces to fight Islamic State militants.
Baku offers to travel to old days by retro cars
By AzerNews Azerbaijan offers tourism entertainments to meet all tastes. Car fans are no exception.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Wow, that will be a real test.
Kamran Elahian is on a mission. The entrepreneur who founded a string of successful semiconductor companies wants to spread Silicon Valley's DNA to his native Iran.