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Iran denies it has forces supporting Assad in Syria
PanARMENIAN.Net - Iran denied on Friday, May 24, that it had forces in Syria supporting President Bashar al-Assad, one day after foreign backers of his rebel foes demanded Tehran withdraw its fighters from Syrian territory, according to Reuters.
6 hrs ago
BAKU: Iranian gas can't replace Armenia's supply from Russia, min says
AzerNews, Azerbaijan May 23 2013 Iranian gas can't replace Armenia's supply from Russia, minister says 23 MAY 2013, 11:08 Iranian gas cannot be an alternative to Russian gas for Armenia, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources of Armenia Armen Movsisyan said at the forum 'The Future of the Armenian energy sector: energy conservation and renewable ... (more)
10 hrs ago
Air Astana sets new frequencies en route Astana - " Baku
Flights between the capitals of Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan will be operated on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays on a comfortable aircraft, Embraer-190. The time of flights` departure and arrival will remain the same.
14 hrs ago
US missile defense still plagued by technical doubts
Three decades after Ronald Reagan launched his "Star Wars" project, the costly missile defense program has become a pillar of US strategy despite lingering doubts about its technology.
Thu May 23, 2013
China takes over operational control of Pakistan's Gwadar Port - Indiatalkies.com
After pull out by Port of Singapore Authority of a 40-year port management and development contract signed in 2007, China will operate the port, which is strategically located close to the Pakistan-Iran border and the Strait of Hormuz in south-western Balochistan province, reports the Daily Times.
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This is Derbyshire
Roe signs on as UAE snooker coach
DAVID Roe's snooker career in the Middle East has taken another big step forward as he officially takes over as the national coach for the United Arab Emirates in Dubai.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Washington Post
The Persian Puzzle ," were hamstringing the government to block a president they saw as betraying the country's founding principles.
Mon May 20, 2013
Azerbaijani,Armenian top diplomats mulled Karabakh conflict
The OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs brokering resolution of the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh met on May 17 with Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov and Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian, the OSCE said.
Iranian internet heavily censored in lead up to elections
Iran's internet is being stifled in the lead up to the national elections. This is the screen that appears when Iranian internet users try to visit websites blocked by the government.
Sat May 18, 2013
Azerbaijani, Armenian FMs discuss peace process of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group met on May 17 with Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov and Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian.
Fri May 17, 2013
Real Clear Politics
The Next War: Six Global Hotspots to Watch
While the Middle East has a powerful claim on the world's attention , the world has no shortage of potentially explosive hotspots.
Wed May 15, 2013
SOCAR to finance two American students' participation in CLS program
SOCAR and the U.S. Embassy in Azerbaijan signed an agreement on "The Critical Language Scholarship Program" in Baku on Wednesday.
Peter Carapetian's 'IRAN: Soul Of An Ancient Land' -...
Tripod Studio Gallery, has teamed with award-winning photographer, Peter Carapetian, to restore and release 63 rare photographs of Iran.
BAKU: Azerbaijani Embassy sends letter to Ukrainian MFA and Inter TV on provocative television story
APA, Azerbaijan May 14 2013 Azerbaijani Embassy sends letter to Ukrainian Foreign Ministry and Inter TV on provocative television story [ 14 May 2013 13:47 ] Baku.
Tue May 14, 2013
A Persian night in old Siam
Ayutthaya, Siam's former capital, opts for all things Persian this week, showcasing cultural shows and display of Iranian art and handicrafts, as part of the "From Persia to Thailand" festival.
Mon May 13, 2013
Pak-Azerbaijan Business Forum for trade, business opportunities
Staff Report ISLAMABAD: Azerbaijan strongly desires to further enhance its bilateral, economic and commercial ties with Pakistan.
Iranian, Saudi foreign ministers hold talks in Jeddah
TEHRAN Saudi Foreign Minister Saud al-Faisal met his Iranian counterpart Ali Akbar Salehi in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, on Sunday and called for expansion of ties with Tehran.
Sun May 12, 2013
Greek prime minister to visit Azerbaijan
The Prime Minister of Greece Antonis Samaras will likely visit Azerbaijan soon, in an effort to help secure the TAP pipeline deal.
Sat May 11, 2013
Director's Desk: Armenia Dreaming
Director's Desk: Armenia Dreaming http://caucasus-naturefund.org/directors-desk-armenia-dreaming-2/ On April 23, 2013 · Add Comment By: David Morrison Mid-April, CNF's Armenia national coordinator Arman Vermishyan and I set off for a closer look at some of the Armenian protected areas where we are already working or are planning to work.