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Azerbaijan, ICRC to make statement on fate of Azerbaijani allegedly killed in Kalbajar

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 23 By Ilkin Izzet - Trend: Azerbaijan and the International Committee of the Red Cross will make a joint statement on July 23 on the fate of the Azerbaijani, who according to the Armenian media, was killed by the Armenian servicemen in Azerbaijan's occupied Kalbajar region.

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Azerbaijanis taken hostage by Armenians in Kalbajar - role models for patriotism

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 23 By Ilkin Izzet - Trend: The Azerbaijanis taken hostage by Armenians in Azerbaijan's occupied Kalbajar region are patriots and heroes and they shouldn't be accused under any circumstances, Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the State Committee for Refugees and IDPs Ali Hasanov said on July 23. He made the remarks at the ... (more)

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Osce MG should abandon policy of double standards, Azerbaijani deputy PM says

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 23 By Ilkin Izzet - Trend: The member states and co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group should abandon the policy of double standards, Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the State Committee for Refugees and IDPs Ali Hasanov told reporters on July 23. He underscored that the OSCE Minsk Group, engaged in the settlement of the ... (more)

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Turkish economy minister calls for boycott of Israeli companies

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 23 By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend: Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci called on to boycott Israeli companies that support military operations in the Gaza Strip, the Turkish "Anadolu" news agency reports.

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Another veteran of Karabakh war commits self-immolation in Azerbaijan

Another veteran of Karabakh war commits self-immolation in Azerbaijan 18:46 22/07/2014 >> SOCIETY Another Karabakh war veteran commits self-immolation in Baku, the Azeri news agency "Vesti.az" reports.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

CNN

Updates on Politically Motivated Arrests and Convictions in Azerbaijan

On May 6, 2014, the Baku Grave Crimes Court sentenced eight political youth activists to prison terms ranging from six to eight years on a series of bogus charges related to an alleged plan to instigate violence at a March 2013 protest that the authorities violently dispersed before it began.

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Today.Az

Azerbaijan's National Press turns 139 today

By AzerNews Today, 139 years have passed since the establishment of Azerbaijan's National Press.

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Media outlets face new tasks in current reality, top official says

Today, Azerbaijan is the only country where journalists are provided with apartments at the state's expense, Head of the Azerbaijani Presidential Administration Public and Political Issues Department, Ali Hasanov said.

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Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Azeris Shocked by Sectarian Attack

A clash in southern Azerbaijan in which a follower of the Salafi strand of Sunni Islam was attacked and forcibly shaved has raised fears of sectarian violence in this largely Shia state.

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Azerbaijani president reviews reconstruction work at Heydar Aliyev Park in Khizi

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has reviewed reconstruction work at the Heydar Aliyev Park as part of his visit to Khizi.

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Armenian Liberty

Karabakh Negotiators Hope For Fresh Armenian-Azerbaijani Summit

Armenia - The new U.S. co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, James Warlick, gives a press conference in Yerevan, 12Sep2013.

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AkiPress

14:49 EBRD supports regulatory framework for mobile financial services in Tajikistan

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is supporting the central bank of Tajikistan in creating a regulatory framework for mobile financial services in Tajikistan, which was launched as a pilot project today in Dushanbe.

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Groong

BAKU: Int'l fund urges ICRC to gain Azerbaijani hostages' speedy release

AzerNews, Azerbaijan July 21 2014 Int'l fund urges ICRC to gain Azerbaijani hostages' speedy release 21 July 2014, 12:58 By Jamila Babayeva The International Fund for Cooperation and Partnership of the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea expressed big concern over the fate of Azerbaijanis taken hostage by Armenian military in Kalbajar region.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Today.Az

Looking for place to be far from city hustle and bustle?

By AzerNews Tourists in Baku who prefer to take a rest in a place other than beaches are highly recommended to head off to Central Botanical Garden and Dendrology Institute to spend the hot days with pleasure and profits.

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American Library Association

Building a Pipeline to Education in Azerbaijan

There is money in Azerbaijan and plenty of it. Petroleum wealth mostly. Two-thirds of the country is rich in oil and natural gas, and Western companies are tapping oil fields in the Caspian Sea that the communist regime left untouched during the 70 years Azerbaijan spent as a part of the Soviet Union.

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Organizing EXPO-2017 in Kazakhstan to cost around $3 billion

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 21 By Elena Kosolapova - Trend: The organization of the international exhibition EXPO-2017, which will be held in Kazakh capital in 2017, will cost about $3 billion, Chairman of the Board of Astana EXPO-2017 National Company Talgat Yermegiyayev told Forbes.kz in an interview.

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Today.Az

Rome hosts conference on Azerbaijan

A conference entitled "Azerbaijan on the focus: TAP pipeline - First European Games 2015" has been held in Rome on the occasion of the two years activity of Italy-Azerbaijan Trade Institute .

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The Miami Herald

Jovanovski advances in Azerbaijan

Mauricio Acevedo, executive vice president of LAPIZTA at his office in Doral. "If you don't have a sponsor or a rich father, LAPIZTA can be a component that can help you continue living your dream," co-founder Daniel Schachtel said.​ "> Mauricio Acevedo, executive vice president of LAPIZTA at his office in Doral.

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Azerbaijani president attends opening of a concrete plant in Baku

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended the opening of Norm concrete plant in Garadagh District of Baku.

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15:35 Trade turnover between Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan in H1 equals $154 million

Volume of trade and economic turnover between Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan in June this year increased by 15.5% or $20.66 million compared to the end of May and made up $153.6 million, according to data of the State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan.

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